by Judy Taylor
Paperback, 224 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $19.99 | purchase
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Traces the life of the British author and illustrator, explains how she began creating children's books, and describes the influences on her work
December 28, 2006 Children's author Beatrix Potter is the subject of a new movie starring Renee Zellweger. But the film covers only a small chapter in the life of an accomplished woman, whose obsessions included the reproductive habits of mushrooms as well as the life of Peter Rabbit.
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