Ruby Red Shoes is the much loved aware hare who stars in a series of best-selling children’s books by illustrator and author Kate Knapp.

The Ruby Red Shoes books have been published around the world and have grown a devoted following amongst children and adults alike. 

Being an aware hare means cultivating awareness of the world around you as well as inside you — awareness and care of self, the community and our precious earth. These important messages are delivered gently through detailed illustrations and charming stories.

There are currently eight Ruby Red Shoes books, with more on the way!


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Ruby provides children everywhere with a kindred spirit who really sees them, nurtures them, inspires and guides them.

Ruby is  back with a brand-new diary for 2022 that’s heart-warmingly beautiful. Join Ruby  as you hop through the days, weeks and months of 2022 while being encouraged by Ruby’s charming philosophies and Kate Knapp’s dreamy illustrations. This unique journal is the perfect place to record cherished moments, excellent adventures, hare-brained ideas and daily insights.

The Ruby Red Shoes Diary is back!

Available only while stocks last!

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What people are saying about Ruby...

This is a truly beautiful book that we have completely fallen in love with. The illustrations are as adorable as the story.
~ The Ladybirds’ Adventures, UK

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