Families can talk about what makes Peter Rabbit a character who has stood the test of time and lives on in a new story. What's so appealing and enduring about him?
What do you think of think of a contemporary author writing a new story using a classic character? Can you think of other books or movies where this is the case?
Do you like reading a book by a movie star? Do you know Emma Thompson from Nanny McPhee or the Harry Potter movies, or as the voice of the mom in Brave?