The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit [With CD (Audio)] (Hardcover)
Emma Thompson celebrates 110 years of Peter Rabbit by giving us a brand-new tale
Celebrate 110 years of Peter Rabbit with a new, original tale written by Oscar-winning actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson and based on the original tales by Beatrix Potter. In this story, Peter's adventures take him beyond the boundaries of Mr. McGregor's garden and all the way to Scotland With 72 pages of beautiful text and illustrations, this hardcover picture book, which includes an audio CD of the story narrated by the author, is sure to become a classic--and a collector's item.
About the Author
Emma Thompson won her second Oscar(R) for her screenplay of "Sense and Sensibility"; she also won the Academy Award(R) for Best Actress for "Howards End". She was nominated twice after that for her leading role in "The Remains of the Day" and for her supporting role in "In the Name of the Father". Named by "Time" magazine as one of its 2004 "European Heroes," she recently was appointed to the United Nations' Global Coalition on Women and AIDS.
Eleanor Taylor is the internationally beloved illustrator of numerous picture books, including "Chicken in the Kitchen" by Tony Johnston. Ellie and her husband live in London, England, with a son who isn't quite old enough to run around chattering like a monkey -- but maybe this book will change that.