Peter Rabbit and his cousin Benjamin Bunny have a new friend, William the Turkey. The trio is excited for Christmas–until they realize that William is meant to be Mr. McGregor’s Christmas supper! Just in time, Peter and Benjamin hide William, and the three enjoy a lovely Christmas dinner of pickled radishes and barley cake at the Rabbit family burrow.
This story is inspired by a real turkey named William that Emma Thompson met on Beatrix Potter’s farm in the Lake District.
Emma Thompson is an Oscar-winning screenwriter and actress who lives in London and Argyll. Emma’s Further Tale of Peter Rabbit was published in 2012 and was featured in the New York Times Bestseller list – twice! Emma said, “I’ve always… More about Emma Thompson