Parents' Guide to

Pat the Bunny

By Karyn Wellhousen, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 2+

Enduring classic tots love to pat, scratch, and sniff.

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age 2+

Forever a Favorite!

I had this book as a young child in the 70's. I fondly remember this being one of my favorites. I would look at it over and over again, turning the pages 1 by 1 and touching the fur of the bunny or putting my small finger in the ring. Many years later I purchased this book for both my booths and they equally loved it just as much. I just can't imagine any small child not enjoying this book. Certainly worth the money.

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First published in 1940, this endearing book has become a beloved classic and a best-selling children's book. The outstanding features are those that allow children to use their senses -- feeling, seeing, touching, and smelling -- as they interact with the book. The illustrations are simple black line drawings with yellow, turquoise, and peach colors added, and backgrounds are solid white or peach with a flower border; the effect is clean and uncluttered, making the activities the focus. The miniature book-within-a-book is charming and reinforces the value of reading.

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