The much-loved vintage stories of Ratty, Mole, Badger and Toad. while Mole is going boating with Ratty rather than doing his spring-cleaning, he discovers an entire new global. in addition to adventures at the river and within the Wild wooden, there are excessive jinks at the open highway with that reckless ruffian, Mr Toad of Toad corridor. Ratty, Mole, Badger and Toad turn into the firmest of neighbors, yet after Toad's most up-to-date escapade, can they sign up for jointly and beat the wretched weasels as soon as and for all? The Wind within the Willows by means of Kenneth Grahame is without doubt one of the twenty great vintage tales being relaunched in Puffin Classics in March 2015.
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