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The Tale of Peter Rabbit

The first appearance of the character Peter Rabbit was not in a book, but in a letter! A wonderfully illustrated hand-written letter that survives to this day. In September of 1893, at 26 years of age, Beatrix Potter sent the following illustrated letter to Noel, the five-year-old son of her friend and former governess, Annie Moore. [...]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Orson Welles

You know Orson Welles was one of the most revered actors and directors of the 20th century, but how much do you know about his sketchy big break or his deft efforts to make rabbits disappear? Let’s take a look at five surprising things about Welles. 1. He Knew How to Fib Welles got his first [...]

Storybook Zoobies

Storybook Zoobies: Olivia, Peter Rabbit, and Paddington Bear – $33.95 ea. Don’t let my kids see these Storybook Zoobies from the NeatoShop or we won’t have any to sell! (They’re not old enough to realize that their parents sell toys and other fun stuff, every kid’s dreams …) Zoobie is a plush toy, soft pillow, and [...]