The Royal Rabbits of London
The Royal Rabbits of London
The Royal Rabbits of London
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH meets Warriors in this charming novel that proves that even the smallest rabbit can be the biggest hero from publishing power couple Santa and Simon Sebag Montefiore.Life is an adventure. Anything in the world is possible—by will and by luck, with a moist carrot, a wet nose, and a slice of mad courage! Shylo has always been the runt of the litter, the weakest and quietest of all of his family. His siblings spend their days making fun of him for not being like the rest of them. But when Shylo stumbles across a band of ratzis and overhears their evil plan to take a photo of the Queen in her nightie, it’s up to this unlikely hero to travel to London and inform the Royal Rabbits of London about the diabolical plot! The Royal Rabbits of London have a proud history of protecting the royal family and now the secret society need to leap into action to stop the ratzis… But can a rabbit as feeble and shy as Shylo convince them that Queen is in danger?

Book Details


  • Adventure
  • Animals
  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Humor

Age Level: 

  • 8 - 12

Shylo Tawny-Tail is a small, scrawny bunny who yearns for adventure. His siblings tease him for being the runt, and he is sick of it.  He plans to show his family members and community that he is a capable little bunny. He then hears big, smelly rats plotting a scheme against the Queen of London. He tells his old and wise friend, Horatio, and Horatio sends Shylo on a mission to tell The Royal Rabbits of London, who protect the royal family no matter what. Can such a small bunny be capable of such a big deed?

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