The Rabbit Listened

The Rabbit Listened

by Cori Doerrfeld (Author)

A moving and universal picture book about empathy and kindness, sure to soothe heartaches big and small—now a New York Times bestsellerWhen something sad happens, Taylor doesn't know where to turn. All the animals are sure they have the answer. The chicken wants to talk it out, but Taylor doesn't feel like chatting. The bear thinks Taylor should get angry, but that's not quite right either. One by one, the animals try to tell Taylor how to act, and one by one they fail to offer comfort. Then the rabbit arrives. All the rabbit does is listen . . . which is just what Taylor needs. With its spare, poignant text and irresistibly sweet illustration, The Rabbit Listened is about how to comfort and heal the people in your life, by taking the time to carefully, lovingly, gently listen.

Embark on a heartwarming journey with "The Rabbit Listened," a delightful children's book by Cori Doerrfeld. The story follows a little girl named Taylor who is feeling down. Her friends offer various suggestions, but it's the Rabbit who simply listens to her feelings without judgment.

Through the Rabbit's patient and attentive listening, Taylor begins to feel heard and understood. As she expresses her emotions, she realizes that it's okay to feel sad and that having someone to lend an ear can make all the difference.

"The Rabbit Listened" beautifully captures the power of empathy and active listening. It teaches children the importance of being present for others, validating their feelings, and providing a safe space for them to share their emotions.

With its gentle illustrations and simple yet impactful text, this book is perfect for bedtime reading or as a tool for teaching kids about emotional intelligence and empathy.


40 pages