Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter

by Jennifer Hurtig


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Beatrix Potter's whimsical tales have been cherished by young readers for more than 100 years. Only 250 copies were made during the first printing of The Tale of Peter Rabbit in 1901. Today, more than 40 million copies have been sold around the world. Remarkable Writers is a biography series that profiles and celebrates significant children's authors. Each book explores the life of a well-known children's writer and provides an overview of his or her most popular books. Additional facts are provided through awards listings, fan information, and a timeline. This is an AV2 media enhanced book. A unique book code printed on page 2 unlocks multimedia content. This book comes alive with video, audio, web links, slide shows, activities, quizzes, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781621274087
Publisher: Av2 by Weigl
Publication date: 07/28/2013
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Milestones     5
Early Childhood     6
Growing Up     8
Learning the Craft     12
Getting Published     14
Writer Today     16
Popular Books     18
Creative Writing Tips     22
Writing a Biography Review     24
Fan Information     26
Quiz     28
Writing Terms     30
Glossary     31
Index / Photo Credits     32

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