Velveteen Rabbit

Velveteen Rabbit

Or How Toys Become Real

Book - 1922
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This original, timeless classic has been treasured for generations--this edition has the original story and illustrations from 1922.

Once you are Real you can't become unreal again. It lasts for always.

This wondrous tale of the velveteen rabbit has delighted readers of all ages with its story of transformation and redemption through a child's unwavering love.

At first a brand-new toy, now a threadbare and discarded nursery relic, the velveteen rabbit is saved from peril by a magic fairy who whisks him away to the idyllic world of Rabbitland. There, he becomes ""Real,"" a cherished childhood companion who will be loved for eternity.
Publisher: New York, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1922, 1991
ISBN: 9780385077255
Branch Call Number: EASY FIC Wil
Characteristics: 33p: illus
Additional Contributors: Nicholson, William, illus

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blue_spider_607
Mar 26, 2019

This picture book is very exciding, but I have read this book 10 times and every time I cry because of the scene when the velveteen rabbit has to get thrown away, but in the end it gets resolved.

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Justsaymo01
Dec 05, 2017

I read this to my 8 year old. There were pictures and he was able to follow along with the story.

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z_MdWV8re4
Nov 17, 2016

No illustrations. A complete travesty for this book. The story is great, though.

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ANABELLE H. PORTER
Oct 19, 2015

Timeless classic!!!

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étoile
Dec 20, 2010

" "Real isn't how you are made," said the skin horse. "It's a thing that happens to you...it doesn't happen all at once. You become. It takes a long time. Generally by the time you are Real, most of your fur has been loved off, and your eyes drop out, and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. But these don't matter at all because once you are Real you can't be ugly except to people who don't understand." "

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