Tag Archives for Beatrix Potter

Gardening with Children

“Then comes the time for the young to discover the pleasures of digging in the dirt…” (from Parents’ Choice)

22. March 2016 by Jerry Griswold
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Peter Rabbit @ Easter

An appreciation of Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit on his 100th Birthday (from the Los Angeles Times)

22. March 2016 by Jerry Griswold
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Picturebooks: The Art of Visual Storytelling

  “The genius behind simplicity” [from the San Diego Union Tribune]

17. May 2015 by Jerry Griswold
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Travel in England Via Kids’ Books

Next time I fly into Heathrow, I will present both my passport and my library card.

22. April 2015 by Jerry Griswold
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Reading Differently After 9/11

If I can speak on behalf of others, the events of September 11, 2001, have increased Americans’ sense of vulnerability. In the words of a song by Sting now associated with these events, we have come to learn “How fragile … Continue reading

15. February 2015 by Jerry Griswold
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