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The Human Origins of Beatrice Porter and Other Essential Ghosts

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Lear, Linda (2008). Beatrix Potter: The Extraordinary Life of a Victorian Genius. London: Penguin. ISBN 9780141003108. OCLC 901925986. Heelis, John (1999). The Tale of Mrs William Heelis – Beatrix Potter. Sutton Publishing. ISBN 978-0-7509-3432-9. Lear, Linda (4 March 2008). Beatrix Potter: A Life in Nature. Macmillan. pp.373–376. ISBN 978-0-312-37796-0.

Taylor, Judy. "Potter, (Helen) Beatrix (1866–1943)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Archived from the original on 13 July 2016 . Retrieved 14 January 2007.When is Roald and Beatrix: The Tail of the Curious Mouse on TV?, 30 November 2020". Radio Times. Archived from the original on 21 December 2020 . Retrieved 26 December 2020.

SN: What felt important to you about exploring gender and sexuality, and more broadly self-differentiation and autonomy, through Sasha? Gwinn, Mary Ann (2 January 2017). "Beyond Peter Rabbit". The Hamilton Spectator . Retrieved 16 February 2022. Now they are teenagers, and life at home has become unbearable. Their parents' tempestuous relationship has fallen apart, their mother Beatrice desperately ill, their father Nigel living with another woman. While an unsettled Zora escapes into her journal, dreaming of being a writer, Sasha discovers sex and chest binding, spending more time with her new girlfriend than at home. But they can't hide forever. The Anansi Stories that captivated them as children begin to creep into the present, revealing truths about the Porter family's past they must all face up to. Potter's father, Rupert William Potter (1832–1914), was educated at Manchester College by the Unitarian philosopher James Martineau. [10] [11] He then trained as a barrister in London. Rupert practised law, specialising in equity law and conveyancing. He married Helen Leech (1839–1932) on 8 August 1863 at Hyde Unitarian Chapel, Gee Cross. Helen was the daughter of Jane Ashton (1806–1884) and John Leech, a wealthy cotton merchant and shipbuilder from Stalybridge. Helen's first cousins were siblings Harriet Lupton ( née Ashton) and Thomas Ashton, 1st Baron Ashton of Hyde. It was reported in July 2014 that Potter had personally given a number of her own original hand-painted illustrations to the two daughters of Arthur and Harriet Lupton, who were cousins to both Beatrix Potter and Catherine, Princess of Wales. [10] [12] Potter aged fifteen with her springer spaniel, Spot SN: Can you talk about the importance of place for these characters and for you as a writer, and where the idea of home intersects with place?

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Playful and deft, Palmer’s debut novel spans the brownstones of Brooklyn to the shores of Jamaica and Trinidad, and Tobago. This is a tale that honors the complicated love between immigrant families, the unbreakable bonds of sisterhood, and, above all, the infinite power of storytelling: to haunt, heal, and conjure entire universes into existence.”—Daphne Palasi Andreades, author of Brown Girls Potter, Beatrix. (rev. 1989). The Journal of Beatrix Potter, 1881–1897, transcribed from her code writings by Leslie Linder. F. Warne & Co. ISBN 978-0-7232-3625-2 First look at Roald & Beatrix starring Dawn French with special cameo from Bill Bailey, 17 November 2020". Radio Times. Archived from the original on 20 December 2020 . Retrieved 26 December 2020. Debruge, Peter (18 February 2018). "Film Review: 'Peter Rabbit' ". Variety. Archived from the original on 8 March 2019 . Retrieved 8 March 2019.

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