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Beatrix Potter is best known for her wonderful children’s illustrated stories populated by the likes of Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle-duck and Pigling Bland. Writer LINDA LEAR’s new biography reveals Potter as a unique, independent and creative woman well ahead of her times. Potter was a fledgling scientist, an accomplished artist and spent the latter half of her life as renowned woman of British country life managing several farms. Tune in tonight as we talk about BEATRIX POTTER: A LIFE IN NATURE.