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The Runaway Bunny (1942)

by Margaret Wise Brown

Other authors: Clement Hurd (Illustrator)

Other authors: See the other authors section.

Series: Goodnight Moon (1)

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A little rabbit who wants to run away tells his mother how he will escape, but she is always right behind him.
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This is a good and cute book about a rabbit trying to play hide and seek with his mother. ( )
  skhan82 | Mar 1, 2024 |
Reading level: pk-3
Awards: best seller
  tagravel | Dec 9, 2023 |
AR: 2.7
  ASSG.Library | Nov 21, 2023 |
This book is a beautiful story. (It's also great for STEM storytimes and If/Then statements) ( )
  msgabbythelibrarian | Jun 11, 2023 |
Page to screen
Picture books for children
Writing Style
Well-crafted dialogue
Mother and child
Runaway children
  kmgerbig | Apr 6, 2023 |
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Brown, Margaret Wiseprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hurd, ClementIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anhava, HelenaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Once there was a little bunny who wanted to run away.
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