A brand-new picture book edition of The Wind in the Willows, written by Kenneth Grahame and illustrated by award-winning Australian illustrator Robert Ingpen, for young children.
The adventures of Ratty, Mole, Badger and Toad are retold here in abridged form so children can read them independently as well as enjoy listening to them as bedtime stories. Award-winning artist Robert Ingpen’s marvellous illustrations bring to life the daring deeds of the four friends beautifully.
- Includes a 10,000-word adapted text of this timeless classic.
- Over 50 among the best original illustrations of Robert Ingpen from the Classics edition.
- This tale was first published in 1908, and met with instant popularity. Its greatest strength lay in its animal characters, and children and adults alike fell in love the timid Mole, the friendly Water Rat, the imperious Badger and the mischievous Toad.