The Velveteen Rabbit
AUTHOR: Margery Williams Bianco, ILLUSTRATOR: Monique Felix. The velveteen rabbit learns about the magic of Real from the rocking horse in the nursery, and longs to know what it is like. "When a child loves you for a long, long time ... then you become Real," said the horse. Anyone who has loved a soft toy will be reminded that this is true in the pages of this gorgeous children’s classic.