The Velveteen Rabbit
ISBN10: 1684220874 ISBN13: 9781684220878 Publisher: Martino Fine Books Published: Mar 23 2017 Pages: 42 Language: English
2017 Reprint of 1922 Edition with All Original Illustrations in Color. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition software. The Velveteen Rabbit (or How Toys Become Real) is a children's book written by Margery Williams (also known as Margery Williams Bianco) and illustrated by William Nicholson. It chronicles the story of a stuffed rabbit and his desire to become real, through the love of his owner. The book was first published in 1922 and has been republished many times since. The Velveteen Rabbit was Williams' first children's book. It has been awarded the IRA/CBC Children's Choice award. Based on a 2007 online poll, the National Education Association named the book one of its "Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children.