Award-Winning Children’s Book Series
Hello, My Name is Bunny!
Meet Bunny Bloom: irrepressible, international feline do-gooder! She’s a tiny, tuxedo cat who can’t help helping others in trouble.
The first four books in this award-winning children’s chapter book series take Bunny on wild, wacky, and perilous adventures in New York City, London, Paris, and Tokyo. In each escapade, Bunny risks life and limb, (and the consternation of her human parents) by helping a friend in need.
Inspired by a real-life rescue cat, each book engages young readers with humor and adventure while sharing lessons that will inspire them to lead kind, empathetic, and compassionate lives. Purr-fect for readers ages six and older and cat lovers of every age. Choose from softcover, hardcover, or e-book. Print books are approximately 9.5” H x 8” W. Ask for a personalized gift message at checkout.
Our latest editorial reviews
New York City Big Book Award Winner
Independent Press Awards: Distinguished Favorite
Moonbeam Children’s Book Award: Gold
Nautilus Book Award Gold Winner
How to buy
Librarians and retailers: Wholesale orders available via Ingram Book Group
Readers can buy on Bookshop.org, Barnes & Noble online, Amazon, and right here on Hello Bunny Bloom!
Available in hardcover and softcover exclusively on Hello Bunny Bloom for a special price. Comes with an adorable pawprint ribbon and the option for a personalized gift message.
For young readers, ages six and older and cat-lovers of every age.
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A small kitty with a big heart
Who would imagine that a small, adorable tuxedo cat could change your life? Well, it happened to us! When we adopted Bunny, we soon learned that half a million cats are homeless in NYC alone! With this in mind, we decided to find a way to help the incredible groups and volunteers that make life better for cats in need.
Our mission is to help create awareness of the plight of millions of abandoned, feral, or lost cats. We also want to raise funds to support the shelters that work so hard to help forgotten felines find loving, forever homes, and where we can, to support Trap, Neuter, and Release (TNR) groups in their efforts to responsibly manage homeless cat populations.
Through storytelling, we hope to entertain, engage, and encourage young readers and animal lovers of all ages to join us on a journey to create a kinder, more empathetic world in which everyone understands the importance of treating all animals—including humans—with respect, dignity, and compassion.
We donate to KittyKind NYC for every Hello, My Name is Bunny! book we sell on our website. Occasionally, we partner with other U.S. rescue and shelter groups, We donate for every product we sell, and are 100% committed to transparency. That’s why we always tell you exactly how much the donation is on every product. See our individual product listings for details.
Matt Bloom and Shelley Simmons-Bloom
The first book in the series, Hello, My Name is Bunny! New York City won a New York City Big Book Award in 2018, and The Conscious Cat blog, named it a Top Ten Cat-Themed Book. Hello, My Name is Bunny! London was named a Distinguished Favorite in the 2019 Independent Press Awards, a Distinguished Favorite in the 2019 New York City Big Book Awards and the Gold Winner of the 2019 Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards for Best Early Chapter Book. It was also named a Top Five Cat-Themed Book by The Conscious Cat blog at the end of 2019. Hello, My Name is Bunny! Paris was a Gold Winner in the 2023 Nautilus Book Awards.
Ideal for elementary school readers and for cat lovers of every age.
Kirkus Reviews calls Hello, My Name is Bunny! New York City “A charming and simply told story with a clear message.” Its review for Hello, My Name is Bunny! London says: “The story brims with worthy lessons about responsibility, altruism, and respect for animals, providing a perfect platform for discussions about these important topics between kids and parents…This romp’s adventures—and lessons in kindness—make a cat an adorable role model.”
All four books have received a “GET IT” recommendation from Kirkus Reviews.
After finishing this book, I was immediately consumed with jealousy. Bunny had so many fun-sounding adventures, and now I have, like, 50 things on my cat bucket list.
Thomas, That cat blog
This beautifully illustrated and equally beautifully written story will charm children and adults alike. I was pulled into the story from the very first page. As was the case with the first book, the antics of Bunny and her friends had me smiling throughout. Ingrid King, The conscious cat
We’re in love! Wonderful book, amazing art, beautiful story. We love you, Bunny! Highly recommend and we’ll be telling our friends about you.
Vanille, etsy review
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