Rabbit Hill Author:Robert Lawson All the Hill was boiling with excitement as the animals discussed the great news - new Folks coming into the Big House!The Little Animals speculated about the change, some fearfully (there was always the possibility of Dogs and Cats; of shotguns, rifles, poisons, and explosives; of traps and snares; and worst of all, Boys!), but most were hopefu... more »l that the new Folks would be planting Folks. It had been three years since there was a good garden and times had been pretty hard. Robert Lawson's beautiful drawings capture the magical spirit of the Hill.« less
"New Folks coming, Mother-Father, new Folks coming into Big House!" shouted Little Georgie the Rabbit. All the animals of the Hill were very excited about the news and wondered how thingswould change. Would the new Folks bring dogs, traps, and guns? Or would they be planting Folks who would care for the land and grow rich crops? It had been years since there had been a garden at the House.