Kenneth Grahame


Born
in Edinburgh, Scotland
March 08, 1859

Died
July 06, 1932

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Kenneth Grahame was a Scottish 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.

AKA:
كينيث جرام (Arabic)
Κέννεθ Γκρέιαμ (Greek)
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The Wind in the Willows

3.98 avg rating — 189,298 ratings — published 1908 — 4530 editions
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The Reluctant Dragon

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Toad of Toad Hall

4.05 avg rating — 371 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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The Adventures of Mr. Toad:...

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The Golden Age

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Dream Days

3.87 avg rating — 261 ratings — published 1898 — 442 editions
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The River Bank and Other St...

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4.48 avg rating — 108 ratings — published 1908 — 5 editions
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The Wind in the Willows: Th...

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My Dearest Mouse: "The Wind...

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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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