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In a beautiful single volume, Inga Moores magical illustrations bring Kenneth Grahames much-loved classic to life for a new generation of readers.
Kenneth Grahames classic tale of the pleasures of country life and the dependability of good friends will never grow old. Now, in this splendid volume, Inga Moore recaptures its scenes and its characters with richly patterned and warmly detailed illustrations. Here, drawn with charming freshness, are impulsive dear Mole, rash Mr. Toad, reclusive Badger, and sensible Rat, so happy just "messing around in boats." And here are the most treasured moments from THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS - 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, as Mole and Rat would heartily agree, a fine time will be had by all.
In this beautiful single volume, illustrator Inga Moore recaptures the most treasured moments from this classic tale through her magical illustrations. Full color.
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."