The Story of the Easter Bunny (Paperback)
|After years of helping the old couple make, shape, and decorate Easter eggs, a young bunny decides to spread the joy with others and so begins to deliver his tasty treats to all his neighbors and friends in the community--becoming the famous Easter Bunny in the process! Reprint. *Author: Tegen, Katherine/ Lambert, Sally Anne (ILT) *Publication Date: 2007/02/01 *Number of Pages: 40 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: Preschool *Language: English *Depth: 0.50 *Width: 8.50 *Height: 8.50|
From the Publisher:
On a snow-cold day in a snug little house . . .
Everyone knows that the Easter Bunny comes every year with a basket of painted eggs and chocolates. But who is the Easter Bunny, and what is his story? At last, the famous bunny's secrets are revealed in this delightful tale perfect for springtime!a
This myth of how the Easter Bunny came to be actually begins in a tiny village. Each winter, an elderly couple begins preparing beautiful Easter baskets for all of the children in the village. The small white rabbit who lives with them watches as baskets are created, eggs are colored, and chocolate is made. As the years pass, the bunny helps more and more, until he takes charge completely, enlisting a few forest friends to help. Accompanied by delicate watercolors that showcase the whole pastel palette of spring.
"[A] sweet introduction to the tradition...." 02/01/2005