Author(s): Kenneth Grahame
Kenneth Grahame's classic children's story tells the adventures of the amiable Mole, the dapper Water Rat and the marvellous Badger as they endeavour to keep the wayward Toad out of trouble. It is sensitively abridged and beautifully illustrated with great charm and detail by Inga Moore. Walker Illustrated Classics is a beautifully Illustrated new series which is a pleasure to read - and re-read.
Kenneth Grahame was born in 1859 and wrote fiction and fantasy for children. He is most famous for The Wind in the Willows (1908), which is considered to be one of the greatest classics of children's literature. He also wrote The Reluctant Dragon which was later adapted to a Disney movie. Inga Moore has illustrated numerous classics including Frances Hodgson Burnett's The Secret Garden, as well as writing and illustrating Six Dinner Sid, which won a Smarties Book Prize (0-5 Category). She lives in Gloucestershire.