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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)
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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
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.
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.
This is a wonderful book to teach preschoolers about shapes. I used it to do my interactive lit, last semester.
emergent readers shapes , brown rabbit is opening a package
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'.
Anything with balloons makes me smile
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