A rabbit comes upon a book lying abandoned in the forest and turns it into a makeshift shelter. A growly bear spies it and wants to use it as a hat. Some mice decide it will make a perfect table and a fox turns it into a bed. When a child comes along, he recognizes the object with delight, sits down, and begins to read aloud. The animals gather round to listen, and the story turns out to be about a rabbit, a bear, some mice, etc. All agree it is a wonderful book. The story is simple, but imaginative and could lead to a discussion of things intended for one purpose that could be used for another.
The rabbit finds a book and, not knowing what it is, decides to make it his home. Thus, the book moves between different animals in the forest, each of them using the book in a different way. Until a curious child finds it, and sits down to browse through it and reads a story to the astonished ...Read More