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The Wind in the Willows (Candlewick Illustrated Classic)

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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!

Review:

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

Review:

"A world of innocence and simplicity too soon left behind." Daily Mail

Synopsis:

The day that Mole abandons his spring-cleaning and sets out to enjoy the sunshine is the start of many adventures. Not only does he discover the river and the joys of messing around in boats, but he also makes lifelong friends with Rat, Badger and the eccentric and incorrigible Toad.

Synopsis:

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

Kenneth Grahames 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 Moles first enraptured row on the river, Toads 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 Grahames 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 couldnt 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."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780763642112
Author:
Kenneth Grahame and Inga Moore
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Illustrator:
Moore, Inga
Author:
Grahame, Kenneth
Author:
Moore, Inga
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
England
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Childrens classics
Subject:
fiction;fantasy;children s;animals;classic;children;classics;children s literature;novel;children s fiction;literature;british;england;juvenile;20th century;children s books;adventure;young adult;ya;kids;friendship;english;children s book;talking animals;
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Abridged:
Y
Series:
Candlewick Illustrated Classic
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
184
Dimensions:
9 x 7.18 x 0.65 in 1.17 lb
Age Level:
10-14

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Product details 184 pages Candlewick - English 9780763642112 Reviews:
"Review" by , "A good choice for middle-grade readers, or for parents in search of a pleasing edition to read aloud."
"Review" by , "A world of innocence and simplicity too soon left behind."
"Synopsis" by , The day that Mole abandons his spring-cleaning and sets out to enjoy the sunshine is the start of many adventures. Not only does he discover the river and the joys of messing around in boats, but he also makes lifelong friends with Rat, Badger and the eccentric and incorrigible Toad.
"Synopsis" by , "A good choice for middle-grade readers, or for parents in search of a pleasing edition to read aloud." — Booklist

Kenneth Grahames 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 Moles first enraptured row on the river, Toads 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!

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