Knuffle Bunny

Knuffle Bunny

A Cautionary Tale

Book - 2004
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Trixie, Daddy and Trixie's precious Knuffle Bunny take a trip to the neighbourhood laundromat. On their way home, Trixie realizes Knuffle Bunny has been left behind.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9780786818709
Branch Call Number: JP Wille 3701wo 1
JP Wille 3701ma 1
JP Wille 3701ga 1
JP Wille 3701wd 1
JP Wille 3701ir 1
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill.


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Daisy Apr 24, 2010

Communication is key in this humorous tale about a visit to the laundromat.

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OPLKids May 28, 2010

This is the story of Trixie, her dad and her Knuffle Bunny. Mo Willems has also written Knuffle Bunny Too.

samdog123 Apr 03, 2008

Funny tale of a toddler who loses their bunny!

smc01 Mar 09, 2009

This is a wonderful, funny story to share with any child who has every had a beloved stuffed toy. Even my ten-year-old enjoyed it - his "knuffle bunny" now sitting on a prominent shelf in his bedroom!

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Dec 22, 2016

Another wonderful Mo Willems book to read aloud. The littles love hearing adults try out the nonsense language in this story ("Aggleflaggleklabble!") -- this will become an instant favorite that you will read again and again!

Jun 18, 2016

My children are age 3 and 6, and we finally read Mo Willem's Knuffle Bunny for the first time. (I am not sure how we neglected this for so many years!) The illustration method is original and refreshing: sepia-toned photos of Brooklyn with hand-drawn collage "cartoon-style" characters collaged on top. The story is nearly universal. A little girl loses her beloved stuffed-animal, and her parents recover it. Think: A Pocket for Courdory. But layered sweetly with language development and a good old-fashioned "boneless" (seemlingly irrational) tantrum on the street, it is a sweet statement about language development, communication and toddlerhood. When you close the book, you will turn to your spouse and reminisce about that time you forgot your child's "lovie" at the daycare over the weekend.

Feb 03, 2016

My children loved reading this book over and over. Its about a child and his love for his stuffed bunny toy.

vpl_childrens Dec 15, 2015

After Trixie and daddy leave the laundromat, something very important turns up missing. Themes - Toys, Laundry

pursecilla Jun 12, 2014

Such a cute book for all ages.

Aug 01, 2013

I really like that book. It was a really funny book and it made me laugh a lot.

ChristchurchLib May 28, 2013

Any child - or parent - who has lost a much-loved comfort object will relate to the characters in this modern classic by award-winning author/illustrator Mo Willems. When tiny Trixie accidentally abandons her stuffed bunny at the laundromat, she frantically tries to tell her Daddy, but her garbled attempts at speech ("aggle flaggle klabble!”) fail, ramping up to an all-out, wild-eyed, crying-and-going-limp fit. The wonderfully expressive lines of Willems’ characteristic stylised cartoons complement the story perfectly, communicating Trixie’s distress with hilarious, heartrending clarity. Check out the further adventures of Trixie and Knuffle Bunny in Knuffle Bunny Too and Knuffle Bunny Free.

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Feb 27, 2013

jr. loves Trixie's 'nonsense' words. Aggle Flaggle Klabble etc. Really loved the dvd too.

YogiMumma Jun 28, 2012

Not as good as Knuffle Bunny: Too. But kids liked.

Sep 16, 2011

Its a great book for kids. The illustrations are funny and the story is cute.

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Aug 04, 2015

yellow_rabbit_396 thinks this title is suitable for 1 years and over

Dec 22, 2014

mkarki thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 1

Mar 04, 2014

MarieAnita thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 3 and 10


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donyouth16 Jul 14, 2017

A girl loses her stuffed animal. She freaks out. Hilarity ensues. Her father finds it again.


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May 22, 2009

Aggle Flaggle Klabble!


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