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BEATRIX POTTER, SCIENTIST, is the first picture-book biography to focus on the author/artist’s scientific pursuits. For a decade before Beatrix released The Tale of Peter Rabbit, she became enchanted with fungi after encountering them on holiday in Scotland. She studied them obsessively, at first to draw them accurately, and later for the sake of inquiry. Her period as an ...more
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Expected publication: September 2020 by Albert Whitman & Company (first published 2020)
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Lindsay H. Metcalf is a children’s author, poet, and award-winning journalist who will debut with three nonfiction picture books in fall 2020. She is the author of FARMERS UNITE! Planting a Protest for Fair Prices (Calkins Creek) and BEATRIX POTTER, SCIENTIST (Albert Whitman & Company). She is a co-editor, along with Keila V. Dawson and Jeanette Bradley, of NO VOICE TOO SMALL: Fourteen Young ...more