UNLIMITED Audiobooks and eBooks

Over 40,000 books & works on all major devices

Get ALL YOU CAN for FREE for 30 days!

Mrs. Peter Rabbit

Thornton W. Burgess

Book Overview: 

A wonderful book in which we meet the lucky little bunny who becomes Mrs. Peter Rabbit! This is one of many delightful animal books written by Thornton W. Burgess. I grew up reading and enjoying these tales of talking animals with fun and varied personalities. Peter Rabbit is a character loved by all, and this charming tale recounts the adventures of meeting, wooing, and marrying Mrs. Peter Rabbit.

How does All You Can Books work?

All You Can Books gives you UNLIMITED access to over 40,000 Audiobooks, eBooks, and Foreign Language courses. Download as many audiobooks, ebooks, language audio courses, and language e-workbooks as you want during the FREE trial and it's all yours to keep even if you cancel during the FREE trial. The service works on any major device including computers, smartphones, music players, e-readers, and tablets. You can try the service for FREE for 30 days then it's just $19.99 per month after that. So for the price everyone else charges for just 1 book, we offer you UNLIMITED audio books, e-books and language courses to download and enjoy as you please. No restrictions.

Book Excerpt: 
. . .wo big tears filled his eyes and were just ready to drop.

At that moment he looked up and saw jolly, round, red Mr. Sun wink. Peter tried to wink back, and that made the two tears fall. But there were no more tears to follow. You see that wink had made all the difference in the world, Peter's heart had jumped right back where it belonged. Mr. Sun was one of his oldest friends and you know

 When trouble comes, a friendly face
 Makes bright the very darkest place.

And so, just as he made bright all the Old Pasture, Mr. Sun also made bright the dark little corners in Peter's heart just because he was an old friend. To be sure Peter was still lonesome, but it was a different kind of lonesomeness. He hadn't anybody to talk to, which is always a dreadful thing to Peter, but he had only to look up to catch a friendly wink, and somehow that not only made him feel better inside but it seemed to . . . Read More

Community Reviews

Super cute read

Loved reading this to my girls at bedtime. The illustrations are cute but my youngest wished there were more in the book. Can't wait to read more about Peter rabbit.

3 stars & 3/10 hearts. I have a very soft spot for this book because it’s so sweet. Peter and his wife are really very sweet together and the last chapter is so sweet. I know I’m overusing that adjective, but it simply sums up the whole book. It’s so sweet. ;)

A Favourite Quote: “This is the worst of

lovely fairy tales.

Adorable little book that had us giggling about cute little Miss Fuzzytail, Peter Rabbit and their woodland creature friends!

We hadn't read this Burgess book before. It takes place after Johnny Chuck and Old Man Coyote and before Bowser the Hound. Cute, typical Burgess story. We enjoyed it.

Good story, I like the poems throughout. Peter Rabbit met hindering characters, yet he got a good wife in Fuzzy-Tail helping him believe in a good future.

Recently I read The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame which is certainly better known than the numerous books written by Thornton W Burgess. However, I was disappointed by Willows and wondered if the Burgess books I remembered from my childhood would stand up to a reread. I was pleased to disco

Um livro encantador sobre a vida fascinante de Peter Rabbit. Peter e todos os seus amigos correspondem a criaturas adoráveis. Sua esposa é um pouco madona e impede um pouco o coelhinho de ser divertido.

Amei as ilustrações e fiquei mais ansiosa de ler o conto de Peter Rabbit de Beatrix Potter

It's a cute story, as one would expect from Burgess, who is a master storyteller. But as is generally the case when his main character is female, his stories don't hold up to the passage of time nearly as well as they do when the characters are male; it's understandable, given that he was writing ea

The Burgess Books

This is a phrase that brings a smile to my face as often as I hear it. As a young child, I would lose myself for hours in the simple world of the wood and pond inhabited by Little Joe Otter, Buster Bear, Grandfather Frog, and terrorized by Farmer Brown's Boy. I can remember the ver

View More Reviews