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The wind in the willows

Author: Kenneth Grahame; David Roberts
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"Meek little Mole, willful Ratty, Badger the perennial bachelor, and petulant Toad. Since their first appearance over a hundred years ago in 1908, they've become emblematic archetypes of eccentricity, folly, and friendship. And their misadventures--in gypsy caravans, stolen sports cars, and their beloved Wild Wood--continue to capture readers' imaginations and warm their hearts long after they grow up. Begun as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Grahame; David Roberts
ISBN: 9780763665265 0763665266
OCLC Number: 857767612
Notes: Originally published: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 249 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The river bank --
The open road --
The wild wood --
Mr. Badger --
Dulce domum --
Mr Toad --
Toad's adventures --
Wayfarers all --
The further adventures of Toad --
Like summer tempests came his tears --
The return of Ulysses.
Responsibility: Kenneth Grahame ; illustrated by David Roberts.

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"Meek little Mole, willful Ratty, Badger the perennial bachelor, and petulant Toad. Since their first appearance over a hundred years ago in 1908, they've become emblematic archetypes of eccentricity, folly, and friendship. And their misadventures--in gypsy caravans, stolen sports cars, and their beloved Wild Wood--continue to capture readers' imaginations and warm their hearts long after they grow up. Begun as a series of letters from Kenneth Grahame to his son, THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS is a timeless tale of animal cunning and human camaraderie"--

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