McGregor's garden. The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" Beatrix Potter has been drawing animals and making up stories about them since she was a child, but her parents have never recognized her as an artist. Enjoy this classic Beatrix Potter story where the mischievous and disobedient young Peter Rabbit is chased about the garden of Mr. McGregor.
Peter was modeled on Potter's own pet rabbit, Peter Piper—a cherished bunny who Potter frequently sketched and took for walks on a leash. Beatrix Potter's illustrated stories, from Peter Rabbit to Jemima Puddle-Duck, have charmed children for generations. Now, 150 years after her birth, the tales have been given an edgy makeover.