The Whispering Rabbit
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Today is Saturday, April 11, 2020. Since I am still in self-quarantine because of the COVID-19 pandemic, I thought this would be a good time to share my favorite children’s books that my mother read to me when I was young. "The Whispering Rabbit and Other Stories" was written 55 years ago by Margaret Wise Brown, who also wrote Goodnight Moon and Runaway Bunny. She wrote over 40 children's books and was awarded the prestigious Caldecott Medal in 1947 for Little Island. Garth Williams, who illustrated most of the book, also illustrated another book you may know – Charlotte's Web.
The Whispering Rabbit contains 5 short stories, most which contains bunnies, all which I will eventually read. So let’s get started. First, The Whispering Rabbit...