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The Tale of Peter Rabbit
The Tale of Peter Rabbit is the tale of a mischievous rabbit and his nerve-wracking encounter with Mr. McGregor.
The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin
The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin is the tale of a naughty squirrel who loses his tail.
The Tailor of Gloucester
The Tailor of Gloucester is about a poor tailor trying to survive in his cold workshop over a hard winter.
The Tale of Benjamin Bunny
The Tale of Benjamin Bunny is the tale of Peter Rabbit's cousin, Benjamin Bunny.
The Tale of Two Bad Mice
The Tale of Two Bad Mice is about two naughty mice who tiptoe inside a dollhouse and find trouble there.
The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle
The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle is about a little girl named Lucie who spends a day with Mrs. Tiggy-winkle.
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Origin: United States
Penguin Books was founded in 1935 by Sir Allen Lane, who was distressed by the poor quality of reading material available at the railway station as his train was about to leave for Exeter, and decided then and there to found a publishing house that would publish high quality paperback books, for the meager price of sixpence each, around $1.50 in today’s money. Little did Sir Allen know that he was about to revolutionize the publishing industry in the UK and around the world, demonstrating that there was (and still is) a mass market for good, serious literature. Today, Penguin Group publishes an incredibly diverse array of books and represents some of the most prestigious and bestselling authors in the world, from Tom Clancy to the Dalai Lama. Penguin also publishes children’s books and games, alongside literary classics from all ages.