- Author:Kenneth Grahame
- Publisher:STERLING JUVENILE BO; New Ed edition (2006)
- Pages:256 pages
- Subcategory:Literature & Fiction
- FB2 format1254 kb
- ePUB format1236 kb
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Kenneth Grahame The Wind in the Willows The River Bank The Mole had been working very hard all the morning, spring-cleaning his little home. First with brooms, then with dusters; then on ladders and steps and chairs, with a brush and a pail of whitewash; till he had dust in his throat and eyes, and splashes of whitewash all over his black fur, and an aching back and weary arms.
Home Kenneth Grahame The Wind in the Willows. Oh, from bad to worse," said the Rat gravely, while the Mole, cockedup on a settle and basking in the firelight, his heels higher than hishead, tried to look properly mournful. The wind in the willows, .
Far from fading with time, Kenneth Grahame's classic tale of fantasy has attracted a growing audience in each generation. Each one is gloriously beautiful, but I do adore Ingpen's color and his detail. Fans of Ingpen know his work on such books as Treasure Island.
The Wind in the Willows is a children's novel by Scottish novelist Kenneth Grahame, first published in 1908. Alternately slow-moving and fast-paced, it focuses on four anthropomorphised animals: Mole, Rat (a European water vole), Toad, and Badger. They live in a pastoral version of Edwardian England. The novel is notable for its mixture of mysticism, adventure, morality, and camaraderie, and celebrated for its evocation of the nature of the Thames Valley.
Kenneth Grahame had already established himself as a talented Some of the best children’s classics have started with an adult inventing stories to tell to a child.
one does not argue about The Wind in the Willows. The young man gives it to the girl with whom he is in love, and if she does not like it, he asks her to return his letters. Kenneth Grahame had already established himself as a talented Some of the best children’s classics have started with an adult inventing stories to tell to a child. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Winnie the Pooh, Peter Pan and even Watership Down all began this way, as did many others. The Wind in the Willows is another such.
Kenneth Grahame was a British writer, most famous for The Wind in the Willows, one of the . Meanwhile, he contributed articles to such journals as the St. James Gazette and the Yellow Book and published collections of sketches, stories, and essays.
Kenneth Grahame was a British writer, most famous for The Wind in the Willows, one of the classics of children's literature. Orphaned at an early age, Grahame went to live with his grandmother in England and attended St. Edward’s School, Oxford. Money was lacking for him to go to university. Some of these stories were collected and published as Pagan Papers in 1893, and, two years later, The Golden Age. These were followed by Dream Days in 1898, which contains The Reluctant Dragon.
3594 79 19 5 20 46. Although "The Wind in the Willows" was primarily written for a young audience, the book can be of great interest to both children and adults. It follows the adventures of wild animals living on the river bank. Mr. Toad is very rich and lives in a luxurious house called Toad Hall. Toad is a good animal, but he is extremely vain. Besides, he has a weird obsession with vehicles: boats, caravans, motorcars.
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