Peter Rabbit and friends have been delighting children of all ages for over a hundred years—and with good reason. With charming, lifelike watercolors and a cast of characters as authentic as they are cute, each story is so fun and engaging that children won’t even realize they’re learning lessons along the way.
Below are some books and gifts that are perfect—both for kids who already adore Peter Rabbit and friends, and for those just beginning their lifetime of love for them.
Beatrix Potter: The Complete Tales, by Beatrix Potter
No little one’s library is complete without Peter Rabbit and friends! Introduce the next generation to the tales of one of the most famous and beloved characters in children’s literature with this comprehensive, unabridged volume—which includes all 23 of Beatrix Potter’s tales, as well as four additional previously unpublished works. The beautifully detailed and evocative illustrations you loved in childhood will be just as charming to you now as they were in childhood.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit: A Story Board Book, by Beatrix Potter
All of Beatrix Potter’s books are classics, but if you had to choose just one to be in frequent rotation in your house, it ought to be the one starring lovable, rebellious Peter. As a large, full-color board book, the story is even more vivid than you remember, and your kids will love to hear Peter’s thrilling adventure again and again.
The Tale of Benjamin Bunny, by Beatrix Potter
A sequel to The Tale of Peter Rabbit, this Beatrix Potter classic has Peter and his cousin, Benjamin Bunny, venturing back into Mr. McGregor’s garden to retrieve Peter’s lost jacket and shoes. It’s available now as a board book that the smallest of kids can enjoy.
Plush Peter Rabbit (B&N Exclusive)
While enjoying a classic Beatrix Potter tale, there’s no one better to snuggle with than your own little Peter Rabbit, lovingly made by GUND®. This 6.5” plush Peter, complete with his famous blue coat, is surface-washable and very huggable.
Peter Rabbit Pull Along (B&N Exclusive)
With this plush toy supported by four wooden blue wheels, babies and toddlers can bring Peter Rabbit along wherever they go.
Peter Rabbit Card Stacking Blocks (B&N Exclusive)
For children who love a good story but aren’t nimble-fingered enough to turn pages, these stacking blocks are a fun way to engage with the Peter Rabbit story. The set comes with six blocks that feature bold letters and numbers, plus illustrations and phrases from The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
Peter Rabbit Jack In the Box (B&N Exclusive)
Our dear friend Peter always seems to pop up in our lives, and here’s one way to ensure that he pops up on a regular basis. Toddlers and young children will love winding the handle to play a beautiful tune, then seeing a plush Peter pop up in his little blue jacket with a radish design.
Peter Rabbit Small Canvas Tote with Story Print Interior (B&N Exclusive)
A Barnes & Noble exclusive, this canvas tote is a treat to carry for kids and adults alike. On the front, Peter Rabbit sits amid flowers and butterflies; turn the bag around and you’ll see his back—complete with a fuzzy cotton tail. This tote great for carrying your Peter Rabbit collection, or anything at all.
Peter Rabbit Children’s Pillow (B&N Exclusive)
For all those times you wish that Peter Rabbit and friends would appear in your dreams, here’s a lovely 18” pillow featuring Peter, perfect for a child’s room or nursery. Pair it with the blanket below (or just enjoy it on its own) to bring Peter to life in your décor.
Peter Rabbit Book Story White and Blue Border Children’s Throw (B&N Exclusive)
If Beatrix Potter’s classic stories make you feel cozy inside, here’s a way for them to keep you cozy all over. The front of this 100% cotton blanket features an illustration of Peter, and the back features the first couple of lines of the story, in whimsical rainbow colors. It’s a wonderfully warm way to keep Peter Rabbit close to you all the time.