Heartwarming tale in which an unhappy child adopts a bunny at Christmas. Julia (Sophie Bolen) has had a tough childhood and has been taken into state care. When she is adopted by Patti (Madeline Vail) and Scott (Colby French) she is recalcitrant, to say the least; all she seems to want to do is watch the film 'The Velveteen Rabbit' over and again. However, one day in the woods near the family home Julia stumbles across a real rabbit, injured and in need of help. Will a pet rabbit be just the thing to lift her spirits and turn her life around?