Classic picture books

The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

By Beatrix Potter

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"Once upon a time there was a little fat comfortable grey squirrel, called Timmy Tiptoes."
An innocent squirrel accused of stealing nuts is forced down a hole in a tree, where he meets a friendly chipmunk.
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The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin

By Beatrix Potter

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Squirrel Nutkin would rather ask an old owl riddles than gather nuts with the other squirrels.

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Earl the Squirrel

By Don Freeman

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Sometimes it's awfully hard for a young squirrel to learn to gather acorns on his own--especially when he has a helpful human friend named Jill.
A sweet and funny gift from a prince of picture books.

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A Tiger Called Thomas

By Charlotte Zolotow

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Thomas is too shy to go out and make friends. But things change on Halloween when he puts on his tiger costume and goes out into the neighborhood.

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Leo the Late Bloomer

By Robert Kraus and Jose Aruego

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Leo the tiger cub doesn't seem to be good at doing anything in particular, but supported with his parents' love and patience he does eventually bloom and find his place in the world.
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