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The Wind in the Willows
The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the Willows

Illustrate Your Own

JUVENILE FICTION

224 Pages, 6.14 x 9.21

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.99 (CA $26.99) (US $19.99)

Publication Date: April 2021

ISBN 9780750994958

Rights: US & CA

The History Press (Apr 2021)

Price: $19.99
 
 

Overview

Ever wanted to illustrate a book? Now you can. The Wind in the Willows follows the adventures of Mole, Ratty, Toad, and Badger. Their stories of friendship and mischief have captivated readers of all ages for more than a hundred years. Join them as they scull on the river, deal with Toad's latest fad and explore the mysterious Wild Wood. In this edition, the original story is accompanied by empty frames waiting to be filled with your own art. Bring this peaceful countryside to life in your unique version of this classic tale and capture Otter watching by the ford, wise Badger in his underground home, and the recovery of Toad Hall from the wicked weasels and ferrets.

Author Biography

Kenneth Grahame was born in Scotland in 1859. After the death of his mother he was sent to live with his grandparents in Berkshire and attended school in Oxford. On leaving school he worked at the Bank of England and also wrote articles and stories which he submitted to many publications. He married in 1899 and had a son, Alastair. His best-known story, The Wind in the Willows, was published in 1908. After the sudden death of his son, Grahame was grief-stricken and became reclusive. He died in 1932 and is buried in Oxford.