The Runaway Bunny Lap Edition

The Runaway Bunny Lap Edition

Board Book(Lap-sized Board Book)

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The Runaway Bunny Lap Edition by Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd

Celebrating 75 years, The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown, beloved children’s book author of Goodnight Moon, is available in this beautifully designed lap board book to share over and over again. The sturdy board book pages and oversize trim size make this a perfect gift for babies and toddlers.

“If you run away,” said his mother, “I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.”

A little bunny keeps running away from his mother in this imaginary game of hide-and-seek. Children will be profoundly comforted by this lovingly steadfast mother who finds her child every time.

The Runaway Bunny, first published in 1942 and never out of print, has indeed become a classic. Generations of readers have fallen in love with the gentle magic of its reassuring words and loving pictures.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780694016716
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 01/28/2017
Edition description: Lap-sized Board Book
Pages: 36
Sales rank: 184,634
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.00(d)
Age Range: 1 - 3 Years

About the Author

Margaret Wise Brown, cherished for her unique ability to convey a child’s experience and perspective of the world, transformed the landscape of children’s literature with such beloved classics as Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. Other perennial favorites by Ms. Brown include Nibble Nibble, My World, Where Have You Been?, Christmas in the Barn, The Dead Bird, and Sneakers, the Seaside Cat.

Clement Hurd (1908–1988) is best known for illustrating Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny, the classic picture books by Margaret Wise Brown. He studied painting in Paris with Fernand Léger and others in the early 1930s. After his return to the United States in 1935, he began to work in children's books. He illustrated more than one hundred books, many of them with his wife, Edith Thacher Hurd, including the Johnny Lion books, The Day the Sun Danced, and The Merry Chase. A native of New York City, he lived most of his life in Vermont and California.

Clement Hurd (1908–1988) se graduó de Yale University. Estudió pintura en París en los años 1930 con Fernand Léger, entre otros. Allí fue donde desarrolló su estilo característico, compuesto de colores de fuerte contraste. Hurd estuvo casado con la escritora Edith Thacher Hurd, con quien también creó muchos libros que se convirtieron en favoritos de los niños.

Date of Birth:

May 23, 1910

Date of Death:

November 13, 1952

Place of Birth:

Brooklyn, N.Y.

Place of Death:

Nice, France

Education:

B.A., Hollins College, 1932; Bank Street College of Education

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The Runaway Bunny Lap Edition 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
MomOf2Two More than 1 year ago
My daughter is 3years old she loves this book. I highly recommend the "lap Edition" after reading each page the next one has all the things you can point out to, she takes her time to find every little thing I just read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago