Beatrix Potter is known for writing The Tale of Peter Rabbit. A trained artist, she drew the pictures in all her children's stories. She wrote and illustrated 28 books that have been translated in over 35 languages and sold over 100 million copies. In addition to being an English writer, she was also a landscape and natural history artist, diarist, farmer, and conservationist.
Born - July 28, 1866
Died - December 22, 1943
Biography of Beatrix Potter
From the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Beatrix Potter Biography
The World of Peter Rabbit
For parents and teachers: Download resources and activities to share with your child. "Childrens play site" for online games featuring Peter Rabbit.
An Author Study of Beatrix Potter
Beatrix Potter - Children's Author
Beatrix Potter's Naughty Animal Tales
Lesson plans from edsitement.