In 1902, in London, the spinster Beatrix Potter lives with her bourgeois moms and dads. Her snooty mother, Helen Potter, had actually introduced numerous bachelors to Beatrix till she was twenty years of ages, but she had transformed them all down. Beatrix Potter has been drawing animals and also making up tales regarding them considering that she was a kid, but her moms and dads have actually never ever acknowledged her as a musician. Someday, Miss Potter uses her stories to a print house, and also a newbie author, Norman Warne, that is pleased with her stories, releases her first kids's publication. This success leads Norman to publish two other publications, as well as Miss Potter at the same time comes to be the best pal of his single sis Millie Warne. Quickly Beatrix and Norman fall in love with each other, yet Helen does decline that her little girl would marry a "trader". However, Beatrix's papa Rupert Potter recommends that his little girl spend the summertime with his partner as well as him in their lodge in Lake District, and also if she is still curious about Norman after the summer, he would bless their marital relationship. When Miss Potter stops getting letters from Norman, she is disappointed. Then one day she obtains a letter from Millie describing what had happened to Norman.