The Wind in the Willows

Ranked #3 in Disney World, Ranked #7 in Children's Classicssee more rankings.

Since 1903, the escapades of Mole, his friend Water Rat, shy Badger, and Toad of Toad Hall have delighted children, and adults, too. Follow the winning foursome through the seasons as they sail the river, get lost in the Wild Wood, take off on a merry adventure in Toad's colorful carriage, and rescue Toad Hall from a band of nasty marauding weasels. less

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Neil Gaiman I think The Wind in the Willows is an excellent candidate for Best Book Ever Written. (Source)

Melvin Burgess It’s the first book I fell in love with. The fiction that I liked when I was young was very much about cosy little adventures with animals. (Source)

Trevor Phillips Reading Wind in the Willows opened my eyes to the way the English upper middle classes lived and the things they thought were important. Woods – what the hell were woods? (Source)

M G Leonard The characters are alive in my head and I love every single one of them. (Source)

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