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The Squirrel's Tail Book

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A beautiful tale of life's ups and downs, and how love, creativity and big bushy tails can fix anything.

This is the story of Hazel, the bouncy squirrel and her life-changing adventure in the Great Forest. When Hazel loses her tail in an accident, instead of doom and gloom, her dad decides to make her a new one. But first he has to venture out into the dark dangerous night to gather everything he needs…

Originally written by the author to give hope and joy to his injured young child recovering from surgery, now brightly illustrated and published as a children’s book for other families to enjoy. 

Format: Hardback 32 pages of full colour illustrations. 215mm × 263mm 


From our customers

A beautiful, bright, bushy tale of hurt and recovery and the bond between a father and daughter

Chris Meade

ex-director Book Trust

A touching, ebullient and comforting book, sure to please children whether they are having to endure challenges or not ... the illustrations are such fun and so sprightly

Kate Kellaway

former children’s book reviewer at the Observer

An uplifting story of despair, hope and recovery


“We needed something positive and joyful to cheer us up…”

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About us

The Squirrel's Tail is a self-published book written by Julian Reisz, illustrated by Alex Beeching and edited by Otherwise Publishing. This website and merchandise is managed and maintained by Julian Reisz and his company Reisz & Shine.

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