Tag Archives: Beatrix Potter

Was Walter Potter related to Beatrix Potter?

Cross-posted to BostonWriters. Hey it’s NaNoWriMo. I’ve got be careful how I use my time. 🙂 When I learned recently of a Victorian taxidermist named Walter Potter who delighted in crafting ornate scenes using preserved animals dressed in period costume, … Continue reading

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Summer Review Medley: George’s Secret Key, Little Quack, and the Flopsy Bunnies

School’s out and we’d rather be outside. While that doesn’t mean we’ve stopped reading, it does mean I don’t want to spend a lot of time reviewing. Naturally, I feel guilty about that, so I’m going to experiment with giving … Continue reading

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Book Review: Brambly Hedge

The Complete Brambly Hedge By Jill Barklem Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC, 2009 Age Range: Ages 4 and up I learned about these books through Snapdragons, a blog about the domestic adventures of a new mom. The author of the blog … Continue reading

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