Kenneth Grahame


Born
in Edinburgh, Scotland, The United Kingdom
March 08, 1859

Died
July 06, 1932

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Kenneth Grahame was a British writer, most famous for The Wind in the Willows (1908), one of the classics of children's literature. He also wrote The Reluctant Dragon; both books were later adapted into Disney films.

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The Wind in the Willows

3.98 avg rating — 155,738 ratings — published 1908 — 1468 editions
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The Reluctant Dragon

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Toad of Toad Hall

4.05 avg rating — 329 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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The Golden Age

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Dream Days

3.85 avg rating — 210 ratings — published 1898 — 143 editions
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4.43 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1908 — 5 editions
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“Spring was moving in the air above and in the earth below and around him, penetrating even his dark and lowly little house with its spirit of divine discontent and longing.”
Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows

“Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.”
Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows

“All this he saw, for one moment breathless and intense, vivid on the morning sky; and still, as he looked, he lived; and still, as he lived, he wondered.”
Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows

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