Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Brown Rabbit's Shape Book” as Want to Read:
Brown Rabbit's Shape Book
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Brown Rabbit's Shape Book

3.64 of 5 stars 3.64  ·  rating details  ·  69 ratings  ·  10 reviews
Brown Rabbit nudges open a square gift box and finds five balloons which take on all sorts of shapes. Toddlers will have fun and learn with these concept books, warmly illustrated with meticulous detail by Alan Baker.
Paperback, 24 pages
Published September 15th 1999 by Kingfisher (first published January 1st 1994)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Brown Rabbit's Shape Book, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Brown Rabbit's Shape Book

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 114)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Jaksen
This book is right up there with White Rabbit's Color Book. My grandsons love this one equally as much.

In this book Rabbit receives a package in the mail - from UPS my grandsons will tell me - and in it is a tube filled with balloons. Each page in the book mentions the shape of things - a square box, a cylinder, and each balloon has a specific shape. AND each balloon, after being blown up, either flies away (the boys love it when I imitate a balloon taking off, complete with sound effects) or po
...more
Krista
This book also discusses 2-D and 3-D shapes, so I think this book would be good for a math lesson as well. This book is simple and easy to follow, but I don;t think it's as engaging as the Space Shapes book.
Dolly
May 10, 2009 Dolly rated it 3 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: parents reading with their little ones
Shelves: 2009, childrens
This is a cute book about a rabbit who gets a gift and the shapes that are contained within the gift. Short and colorful...perfect for younger children.
Elizabeth
This is a wonderful book to teach preschoolers about shapes. I used it to do my interactive lit, last semester.
Theresa
emergent readers shapes , brown rabbit is opening a package
Chrystal
Bunnies are a favorite so this was a fun way to practice shapes.
Shelly Koressel
Good for preschool and kindergarten. Good for teaching about shapes.
Laurie Gaynor
Great book to accompany 'The Greedy Triangle'.
Rachelccameron
Anything with balloons makes me smile
Daffie
Daffie marked it as to-read
Jun 02, 2015
WCNS
WCNS marked it as to-read
May 27, 2015
Travis
Travis added it
May 26, 2015
Shannon Watts
Shannon Watts marked it as to-read
May 14, 2015
Hristina
Hristina marked it as to-read
May 06, 2015
Julie
Julie added it
May 03, 2015
Vicki
Vicki added it
Feb 28, 2015
Tiffany
Tiffany marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2015
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. See this thread for more information.

illustrator
More about Alan Baker...
White Rabbit's Color Book Gray Rabbit's Odd One Out Black and White Rabbit's ABC Gray Rabbit's 1,2,3 Little Rabbits' First Time Book

Share This Book