Monthly Archives: July 2011

Beatrix Potter booksThough having been an Anglophile for all of my life, growing up I had somehow managed to miss the wonderfully literary children’s books by Beatrix Potter. As a first generation American, the son of Latin parents, it was just not a part of the bibliography of my home.

Now that I am older, with my own children, and a wife who – being Canadian – is a subject of the Queen, God love her, I have not only discovered but grown to thoroughly enjoy reading a Potter book at bedtime… and when I do my children are almost always there too. Read More