Beatrix Potter The Story of the Creator of Peter Rabbit

Beatrix Potter The Story of the Creator of Peter Rabbit

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Overview

This simplified biographical eBook of Beatrix Potter and the history of the Peter Rabbit book is ideal for the younger reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780723265535
Publisher: Penguin UK
Publication date: 11/03/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 80
File size: 3 MB
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Beatrix Potter is one of the world's best-loved children's authors of all time. From her first book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1902) she went on to create a series of stories based around animal characters including Mrs Tiggy-winkle, Mr Jeremy Fisher and Tom Kitten. Her humorous, lively tales and beautiful illustrations have become a natural part of childhood.

A source of inspiration was the Lake District where she lived for the last thirty years of her life as a farmer and conservationist.


Elizabeth Buchan's previous novels include the prizewinning Consider the Lily, the New York Times bestseller Revenge of the Middle-Aged Woman, and her most recent book The New Mrs Clifton, which was a Waterstones Paperback of the Year in 2017. Elizabeth's short stories have been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and published in a range of magazines. Elizabeth reviews for the Sunday Times and the Daily Mail and is a patron of the Guildford Book Festival and co-founder of the Clapham Book Festival. She has chaired the Betty Trask and Desmond Elliott literary prizes, has been a judge for the Costa Novel Award, and she sits on the authors' committee for the Reading Agency. She lives in London.

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