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Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your Skills

There are countless Beatrix Potter courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.

1. Beatrix Potter: A Life in Nature (2016)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsIn this now classic biography, reissued in a new edition for the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter’s birth, Linda Lear offers the astonishing portrait of an extraordinary woman who gave us some of the most beloved children’s books of all time. Potter found freedom from her conventional Victorian upbringing in the countryside. Nature inspired her imagination as an artist and scientific illustrator, but The Tale of Peter Rabbit brought her fame, financial success, and the promise of happiness when she fell in love with her editor Norman Warne. After his tragic and untimely death, Potter embraced a new life as the owner of Hill Top…
Author(s): Linda Lear, James Rebanks

2. The Beatrix Potter Coloring Book (Peter Rabbit) (2017)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsRediscover the charm of the world of Beatrix Potter with this enchanting coloring book filled with all your favorite characters. With beautiful pages to color, this beautiful coloring book is the perfect gift for any Beatrix Potter fan. #189,750 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1203 in Children’s Coloring Books #439 in Graphic Design Color Use #6248 in Classic Literature & Fiction Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Beatrix Potter

3. The Tale of Oat Cake Crag (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix P) (2011)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsMiss Beatrix Potter has returned to Near Sawrey, where her friend Grace has been receiving anonymous letters that threaten her good name and her plans to marry. Beatrix must investigate quietly so as not to arouse village gossip. There is also the matter of Beatrix’s own romantic future-as she’s been offered a second chance at love. #829,970 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1246 in Elections #749 in Political Parties (Books) #979 in Victorian Literary Criticism (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Susan Wittig Albert

4. Over the Hills and Far Away: The Life of Beatrix Potter (2018)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsBeatrix Potter is one of the world’s bestselling, most cherished authors, whose books have enchanted generations of children for over a hundred years. Yet how she achieved this legendary status is just one of several stories of her remarkable and unexpected life. Inspired by the twenty-three “tales,” Matthew Dennison takes a selection of quotations from Potter’s stories and uses them to explore her multi-faceted life and character: repressed Victorian daughter; thwarted lover; artistic genius; formidable countrywoman. They chart her transformation from a young girl with a love of animals and fairy tales into a bestselling author and…
Author(s): Matthew Dennison

5. Stitching with Beatrix Potter: Stitch, Sew & Give 10 Adorable Projects Featuring Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle-Duck & Friends (2017)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsThis book gathers together 10 easy yet elegant projects celebrating the life and talents of Beatrix Potter. With 10 appliqué and 6 embroidery designs even beginning stitchers can work with hexagons to create a beautiful embroidered quilt, stitch up a cushion based on The Tailor of Gloucester, appliqué a wool storage box, and construct a beautiful wedding quilt based on one from Beatrix Potter’s home. Plus, all of the designs can easily be adapted. #874,895 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1222 in Needlework (Books) #2187 in Quilts & Quilting (Books)…
Author(s): Michele Hill

6. Beatrix Potter: 5×8 Journal Notebook (2019)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsBeatrix PotterThis Beatrix Potter journal celebrates the wonderful artwork of Potter’s Peter Rabbit on the front cover and Badger on the back cover from the tale of Mr. Tod.The interior of the journal includes lined pages on cream paper with a watermark at the bottom of each page of Peter in bumping up against Mr. McGregor’s watering can.Made in the USA. #1,509,797 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #169628 in Arts & Photography (Books) #1503 in Children’s Rabbit Books (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): And Prints, Wild Goose Books, Beatrix Potter

7. The Tale of Tom Kitten (2014)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsOnce upon a time there were three little kittens, and their names were Mittens, Tom Kitten, and Moppet. They had dear little fur coats of their own; and they tumbled about the doorstep and played in the dust. But one day their mother-Mrs. Tabitha Twitchit-expected friends to tea; so she fetched the kittens indoors, to wash and dress them, before the fine company arrived. Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Beatrix Potter

8. Walking with Beatrix Potter (2007)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsFor many visitors, Beatrix Potter is the most interesting of the Lake District writers. The fact that so many of her stories have clear Lake District locations provides the basis for this book of short easy walks. Follow the adventures of Jeremy Fisher, Squirrel Nutkin, Mrs Tiggy Winkle, Peter Rabbit and many others, actually walking in their footsteps and visiting their lakes and rivers, their houses and gardens. The 15 walks included in this book are all suitable for young and not-so-young walkers. All have direct connections either to Beatrix Potter stories or to her life as a farmer and conservationist. There…
Author(s): Norman Buckley, June Buckley

9. The Tale of Hill Top Farm (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix P) (2005)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsThe author of Peter Rabbit and other tales, Beatrix Potter is still, after a century, beloved by children and adults worldwide. In this first Cottage Tale, Albert introduces Beatrix, an animal lover and Good Samaritan with a knack for solving mysteries. With help from her entourage of talking animal friends, Beatrix sets out to win over the human hearts of Sawrey, where she’s just bought an old farm–and plans to stay. #489,225 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #3438 in Small Town & Rural Fiction (Books) #2833 in Ghost Mysteries #1661 in Lawyers & Criminals Humor Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product,…
Author(s): Susan Wittig Albert

10. Who Was Beatrix Potter? (2015)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsBorn into wealth in 1860’s London, Beatrix Potter always had a vivid imagination. Her early interests included natural history and archaeology, and Potter delighted in sketching fossils and fungi. After briefly illustrating Christmas cards with her brother, Bertram, Potter wrote and illustrated her well-known book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit. The book was rejected by several publishes until Frederick Warne eventually took a risk and published the story in 1902 – a risk that paid off. Peter Rabbit was a huge success and readers loved hearing about…
Author(s): Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ, et al.

11. By a Woman’s Hand: Illustrators of the Golden Age (2010)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsAt the turn of the twentieth century, the demand for magazine and book illustrations was at an all-time high, offering women artists an unprecedented number of professional opportunities. This unique anthology features 120 color and black-and-white artworks by the Golden Age of Illustration’s finest female illustrators, including Beatrix Potter, Kate Greenaway, and Jessie Willcox Smith. A career in illustration represented an ideal opportunity for women in post-Victorian society. Every well-bred girl was schooled in the arts of sketching and drawing, and by…
Author(s): Mary Carolyn Waldrep

12. The Tale of Castle Cottage (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix P) (2012)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your Skills  Beatrix is eager to marry her fiancé, solicitor William Heelis. But with remodeling work at Castle Cottage, their future home, going at a snail’s pace, Beatrix finds frustration when the building contractor fires his best carpenter, Mr. Adcock, for stealing. At the same time, Will is investigating thefts on other construction sites—an inquiry that comes to a screeching halt when Mr. Adcock is found dead.Besides the construction debacle, there’s another hurdle for Beatrix and Will to overcome: the Potters have yet to give their blessing…
Author(s): Susan Wittig Albert

13. The Tale of Holly How (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter) (2006)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsEveryone in Sawrey likes Ben Hornby. So when Beatrix finds the shepherd dead in the meadow and suspects foul play, she wonders who would have done such a thing. A trio of village cats has an idea: When Ben breathed his last, his sheep must have seen his killer before scattering. So they set out to find the far-flung flock. Although she’s distracted by duties at the farm and the sad plight of a young girl, Beatrix must get to the bottom of this. As the stories intertwine, Beatrix and the creatures realize that, to solve this case, all of Sawrey, both the two-…
Author(s): Susan Wittig Albert

14. The Tale of Hawthorn House (The Cottage Tales of Beatrix P) (2008)

Best Beatrix Potter Books to Master Your SkillsMiss Beatrix Potter finds the abandoned Baby Flora?and a scarab ring?on her doorstep. An investigation reveals that the ring was pawned and reclaimed by a resident of the vacant and supposedly haunted Hawthorn House. Now Beatrix and her animal friends are left pondering these utterly puzzling happenings. #258,237 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #373 in Animal Fiction (Books) #2292 in Literary Movements & Periods #1946 in Ghost Mysteries Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Susan Wittig Albert

Beatrix Potter The Complete Tales (Peter Rabbit): 22 other books, over 650 Illustrations. Dec 12, 2018 Today Beatrix Potter’s original 23 tales are still published by Frederick Warne, alongside a wide range of other formats including baby books, activity books and gift and sound books. _____ The Tale of Peter Rabbit is number one in Beatrix Potter’s series of 23 little books. Look out for the rest! 1 The Tale of Peter Rabbit 2 The Tale of Beatrix Potter (/ ˈ b iː ə t r ɪ k s /, US / ˈ b iː t r ɪ k s /, 28 July 1866 – 22 December 1943) was an English writer, illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist best known for her children’s books featuring animals, such as those in The Tale of Peter Rabbit. 28 books based on 14 votes: The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter, The Tale of Tom Kitten by Beatrix Potter, The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck by Beatr Beatrix Potter – Sämtliche Geschichten von Peter Hase und seinen Freunden. von Beatrix Potter und Jan Strümpel (Übers.) | 4. Oktober 2015. 4.5 von 5 Sternen 36. Gebundenes Buch 14,95

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Who was Beatrix Potter?

Author(s): Fabiny, Sarah; Harrison, Nancy; Lacey, Mike; Potter, Beatrix
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group;Grosset & Dunlap, Year: 2015, Size: 40 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2081159

Complete Works of Beatrix Potter - Complete Peter Rabbit Books

Author(s): Beatrix Potter
Publisher: Delphi Classics, Year: 2014, Size: 67 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2340163

Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life: The Plants and Places That Inspired the Classic Children’s Tales

Author(s): Marta McDowell
Publisher: Timber Press, Year: 2013, Size: 12 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1534972

Beatrix Potter's gardening life : the plants and places that inspired the classic children's tales

Author(s): McDowell, Marta; Potter, Beatrix
Publisher: Timber Press, Year: 2013, Size: 12 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2084694

Beatrix Potter: A Life in Nature

Author(s): Linda Lear
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin, Year: 2008, Size: 4 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1166884

Beatrix Potter (Who Wrote That?)

Author(s): Margaret Speaker-Yuan, Margaret Speaker Yuan
Publisher: , Year: 2005, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 402884

Tale of Peter Rabbit

Author(s): Beatrix Potter
Publisher: , Year: 1996, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 477259

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