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The Wind in the Willows - 90th anniversary gift edition By Kenneth Grahame

The Wind in the Willows - 90th anniversary gift edition by Kenneth Grahame

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"There's nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as messing about in boats....

The Wind in the Willows - 90th anniversary gift edition Summary

The Wind in the Willows - 90th anniversary gift edition by Kenneth Grahame

"There's nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as messing about in boats....

One of the all-time great animal stories. Kenneth Grahame's classic children's book, with exclusive illustrations from EH Shepard has delighted generations.The Wind in the Willows is one of the most famous and bestselling animal stories of all time. This exclusive 90th anniversary paperback edition celebrates E.H. Shepherd's classic illustrations that brought Mole, Ratty, Badger and Mr Toad to life 90 years ago and have captivated children and adults alike ever since.

The Wild Wood seems a terrifying place to Mole, until one day he pokes his nose out of his burrow and finds it's full of friends. He meets brave Ratty, kind old Badger and the rascally Mr Toad, and together they go adventuring ... but the Wild Wood doesn't just contain friends, there are also the sinister weasels and stoats, and they capture Toad Hall when Mr Toad is in jail. How will he escape? And can the friends fight together to save Toad Hall?

Kenneth Grahame's The Wind in the Willows is a classic animal adventure that charms and enthrals. This new paperback edition contains the original black and white illustrations by E H Shepard, the man who drew Winnie-the-Pooh. The perfect adventure for children aged 9 and above.

The Wind in the Willows - 90th anniversary gift edition Reviews

It thrills me still to read it', Shirley Hughes

About Kenneth Grahame

Kenneth Grahame was born in Scotland in 1859. After the death of his mother he was sent to live with his grandparents in Berkshire and attended school in Oxford. On leaving school he worked at the Bank of England and also wrote articles and stories which he submitted to many publications. He married in 1899 and had a son, Alastair. His best-known story, The Wind in the Willows, was published in 1908. Grahame died in 1932 and is buried in Oxford.

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NGR9780755500796
9780755500796
0755500792
The Wind in the Willows - 90th anniversary gift edition by Kenneth Grahame
New
Paperback
HarperCollins Publishers
2021-04-01
272
N/A
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