Meryl Streep reads Beatrix Potter favorites "The Tale of Peter Rabbit," "The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher," "The Tailor of Gloucester" and "The Tale of Two Bad Mice." Katie Couric hosts and reflects on Potter's work. Music by the Chieftains, Lyle Mays and Art Lande.
Tracey Ullman hosts an hour that adds "a new wrinkle or two" to some children's stories. Holly Hunter and Meg Ryan narrate the tales, including "The Three Little Pigs" and "Goldilocks." Also: opera singer Dawn Upshaw performs "Pigoletto."