Over the holiday weekend, we took our two boys to the ODC ballet production of The Velveteen Rabbit. I was concerned they would not be able to sit still, especially Dillon who is 3 — but there were completely captivated. Dillon was even singing the songs.
I had forgotten about this classic fairy tale which I loved as a child. The book, the Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams will be on my gift list this year. There are several different illustrated versions to choose from...
From left to right: The original written by Margery Williams, illustrated by William Nicholson; illustrated by Robyn Officer; illustrated by Michael Hague; board book illustrated by Thea Kliros; illustrated by Elizabeth Miles (comes with CD); adapted version by Steve Johnson & illustrated by Lou Fancher
Pair the book with the super soft JellyCat Bunny for a sweet holiday gift.