The author, Mary (nee Hrenchuk) Pankiw, PhD felt that "Ruffles Rabbit" would appeal to children and act as a role model. The story combines reality with fantasy in an interesting way. This children's story is about Ruffles Rabbit. When faced with obstacles, she rises to the challenge. She wonders how she can solve the problems. She thinks of all the possibilities, evaluates the situation and carries on to achieve her goal. Her commitment, determination, persistence and completion of her project, make her a winner. She, who had a problem and solved it, shares her message: "Never Give Up." Page by page, Ruffles Rabbit hops her way in an inspirational way. Ruffles Rabbit is a captivating story that teaches fundamental lessons: one of sharing and one of family values. Ruffles Rabbit, your furry friend, invites you to enjoy the story from beginning to end. "I am Ruffles Rabbit, your furry friend: Read my story from beginning to end. You will learn many secrets new, That will surprise your friends and you." Follow Ruffles, on her journey, as her story promotes the development of reading and language skills.