The Wind in the Willows

Candlewick Illustrated Classic

By Kenneth Grahame; Inga Moore (Illustrator)
(Candlewick, Paperback, 9780763642112, 184pp.)

Publication Date: March 10, 2009

Shop Local
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.

Go


Description

"A good choice for middle-grade readers, or for parents in search of a pleasing edition to read aloud." — Booklist

Kenneth Grahame’s classic tale of the pleasures of country life and the dependability of good friends will never grow old. In this splendid volume, Inga Moore depicts its unforgettable characters with charming freshness, while recapturing such timeless moments as Mole’s first enraptured row on the river, Toad’s irrepressible adventures in and out of automobiles, and many more. So gather ’round to read or listen, and a fine time will be had by all!




About the Author

Inga Moore says that illustrating Kenneth Grahame’s famous story was both great fun and a great challenge. "THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS is such a wonderful book that I never tire of reading it. I couldn’t possibly let it down, so I had to do my best work ever." Of the wayward Mr. Toad, she adds, "He is a celebration of the life we would lead if only we could."

Indie Bookstore Finder











Update Profile