Saving the Countryside
Through she’s universally known as the creator of The Tale of Peter Rabbit, Beatrix Potter did so much more. This beautiful picture book is the true story of how she helped save the English countryside, shining a light on Potter’s lesser-known history and her desire to do something for the greater good.
Linda Elovitz Marshall grew up near Boston, graduated from Barnard College, and raised four children and a flock of sheep on a farm in the Hudson Valley of New York. She is the author of several books for young readers. Marshall lives with her family in Selkirk, New York.