Author(s): Margery Williams
The Velveteen Rabbit is a classic, much-loved children's story by Margery Williams. Once there was a velveteen rabbit who longed to be Real. He was owned by a boy who loved him more and more every day, even when the rabbit's velveteen coat grew old and shabby and worn. Then one day something magical happened, and the rabbit's wish began to come true...
Margery Williams Bianco (1881-1944) was an English-American author, primarily of children's books. She achieved lasting fame in 1922 with the publication of the classic that is her best-known work, The Velveteen Rabbit.