Squirrel Nutkin

Squirrel Nutkin is known for his impertinence and lack of manners! Old Brown the owl finally loses patience with the cheeky red squirrel who narrowly escapes from his clutches but minus his tail!

Nutkin danced up and down like a sunbeam; but still Old Brown said nothing at all.

Background image of the classic Peter Rabbit Tales books that sits behind the shop element
The Books

The Classic Tales

Beatrix Potter wrote and illustrated 24 original 'little white books' including The Tale of Peter Rabbit. You can find out more about the stories of Peter and his friends in our Shop & Visit section.

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