|The Inga Moore-illustrated classic|
The Wind in the Willows, published by Candlewick
Find the best illustrated hardcover edition of Kenneth Graham's masterpiece The Wind in the Willows for my twins.
I also had to make sure the book was an unabridged version very suitable for read-alouds that can entrance my listeners on the force of its illustrations alone.
Simple, I thought.
Before you read any further I must admit that I failed in part of my "mission" - at the end I opted for a very carefully abridged version of The Wind in the Willow, on the strength of illustrations alone.
Yes, for fans of unabridged editions - hereby I admit I have sinned.
But in my defense I must say that I did it purely for the sake of the enjoyment of my twins - who adore lavishly illustrated books.
It is such a beauty that I am simply enthralled with it.
The book I've chosen is a version of The Wind in the Willows illustrated by ...