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Oct 12, 2015 Nicole Pramik rated it it was amazing
This was one of my favorite books as a little girl, and even now I still think the story holds up. Being a picture book, the tale is a simple one but not simple in terms of being intellectually insulting. Six young girls, who live together, decide to dress up and have a tea party. But their adventure is interrupted when they discover a rabbit caught in a bear trap. The girls then band together and nurse the little rabbit back to health and all's well that ends well. All in all, it's a solid ...more
I loved this story as a child but could not remember the title. I found it today at the library in their "for sale" section of used books! I cannot be happier! And I can't wait to read it to my children. It's a whimsical story of these girls who live on their own in a cottage in a meadow, and they find a wounded animal. Wonderful story, beautiful pictures.
I've had this book since I was a kid; I remember that I loved the story and pictures, most especially the invididual characteristics/colors of each girl. It's a whimsical story of 6 cousins who live by themselves in a meadow, take care of themselves, picnic together, and find a wounded rabbit.