The Wind in the Willows (2005, Methuen & Co.) 4 stars

The adventures of four amiable animals, Rat, Toad, Mole and Badger, along a river in …

I found it boring.

2 stars

I honestly hate the writing, and I fail to see how it has been one of these "must-read" classics. It droned on and on when it could've said something in a few words, making it more tiresome than it should have been. It could've had an interesting story somewhere, but it was buried so far beneath excessive description, I stopped caring to even try and find it.