In large cities many animals have disappeared from children’s lives. The story of Jack, The Rabbit, is an attempt to bring back to parents and child the pleasure of living with animals. Now is an excellent time to take your child to the library to get a library card of his or her own. The child can take home books on animals that interest him or her. Besides increasing the child’s reading vocabulary, this series creates an interest in the out-of-doors. It also teaches the child to tell time.