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Below is a collection of links to webpages, including a "Top Ten" listing of the most outstanding sites, related to Kenneth Grahame, his works and some other literary topics.


Top Ten


Wikipedia - Kenneth Grahame

Wikipedia is the open online encyclopaedia. It has a good bio and external links for Kenneth Grahame.

Wikipedia - The Wind in the Willows

.... and even more information and external links for The Wind in the Willows.

Project Gutenburg

The Project Gutenburg site hosts the full text of thousands of books which are no longer in copyright. It has texts for all Kenneth Grahame's published works except The Headswoman. All texts can be freely downloaded.

Librivox Audio Book Downloads

Librivox is almost like the audio counterpart to Project Gutenburg. It makes audio versions of  books which are no longer in copyright freely available. The site has audio versions of The Wind in the Willows and most of Dream Days.

Cosgrove Hall Films

This is not the official Cosgrove Hall website but rather a privately run website and forum. It has a wealth of information on the Cosgrove Hall films and TV series.

Childscapes Bibliography of Illustrators

The owner of this site collects illustrated versions of children's books. The section for The Wind in the Willows is quite amazing.

Children's Literature Association 

One of the few organisations/academic journals dedicated to children's literature. Its publications are Children's Literature Association Quarterly and Children's Literature. Several significant academic papers on The Wind in the Willows have been published in this journal over the past 20 years.

BookRags Study Guide

This is an online resource for study of The Wind in the Willows. Among other things, it contains a summary of the book and about 15 good academic papers. A small fee is charged to access the full materials.

The Yellow Book

Many of Kenneth Grahame's early essays were published in a magazine called The Yellow Book. Online versions of those original magazines can be read and downloaded here - including the otherwise elusive text of The Headswoman.

Henley River and Rowing Museum

This museum has a permanent exhibition of scenes and characters from The Wind in the Willows, derived from Ernst Shepard's illustrations.


Full List


Kenneth Grahame:

Wikipedia Biography Wikipedia's biography of Kenneth Grahame.

Wikipedia Wind in the Willows Wikipedia's entry for The Wind in the Willows.

Project Gutenburg Texts Free texts many books no longer in copyright, including most of Kenneth Grahame's works.

Online Literature Biography and Texts Biography of Kenneth Grahame and free texts of some of his works.

Today In Literature Biography and Texts  Biography of Kenneth Grahame and free texts of some of his works.

Author's Directory Biography and Texts Biography of Kenneth Grahame and free texts of some of his works.

Self Knowledge Biography and Texts Biography of Kenneth Grahame and free texts of some of his works.

Yellow Book Biography and Texts Biography of Kenneth Grahame and free texts of his works which appeared in the Yellow Book.

Kenneth Grahame Quotations Selection of quotations of Kenneth Grahame.


Study:

BookRags Study Guide Collection of study materials related to The Wind in the Willows.

Enotes' Study Guide  Collection of study materials related to The Wind in the Willows.

Ethemes' Study Guide Collection of study materials related to The Wind in the Willows.

Bodlian Library Collection  Library which houses some of Kenneth Grahame's original manuscripts.

Friends of the Bodlian Library Support the Bodlian Library.

 

Journal Sites

Bibliography of Childrens' Literature Journals List of several children's literature journals and magazines.

Children's Literature Association Journal One of the major children's literature journals.

Children's Literature in Education Journal One of the major children's literature journals.

The Horn Book Journal A children's literature journal.

Journal of the Fantastic A journal with some articles on children's literature.

Books for Keeps Magazine A magazine which reviews newly-published children's books.

 

Wind in the Willows Illustrators:
Childscapes Bibliography of Illustrators Comprehensive list of illustrators of The Wind in the Willows.

Stella Books Selection of Illustrators Small selection of illustrators of The Wind in the Willows.

Kinharvie Postcards Photo images of scenes from The Wind in the Willows.

Michael Plessix Homepage Artist who produced the comic-book versions of The Wind in the Willows.

Charles van Sandwyk Article Artist who illustrated the second Folio Society version of The Wind in the Willows.


Film/Stage:
Wind in the Willows TV and Film List List of numerous TV and Film productions of The Wind in the Willows.

Cosgrove Hall Films Extensive site on the Cosgrove Hall productions of The Wind in the Willows.

Wikipedia Cosgrove Hall Film Listing Wikipedia entry on the Cosgrove Hall productions of The Wind in the Willows.

Wind in the Willows BBC Press Pack BBC info on the Box TV production of The Wind in the Willows.

Wind in the Willows Play Theatre production of The Wind in the Willows.

Wind in the Willows Musical Musical production of The Wind in the Willows.

Wind in the Willows Ballet Ballet production of The Wind in the Willows!

Wind in the Willows Clips Youtube selection of clips from The Wind in the Willows films and TV series.

 

Audio:

Librivox Audio Book Downloads Free audio versions of The Wind in the Willows and Dream Days.

Radio Series Downloads Free audio version of The Wind in the Willows.


People:
Peter Green Interview Interview with Kenneth Grahame's second biographer.

Jan Needle on Wild Wood Author's commentary on Wild Wood, his countertext version of The Wind in the Willows.
 

Books

Valuable Editions List of valuable editions of Kenneth Grahame's works.

 

Locations:

Henley River and Rowing Museum Museum with permanent exhibition of scenes from The Wind in the Willows.

St Edwards School  School which Kenneth Grahame attended.

Allt-Na-Craig B&B  House in Argyll where Kenneth Grahame lived as a child.

Cookham Residence  House in Cookham Dene where Kenneth Grahame lived.

Cookham Village  Village where Kenneth Grahame lived.

 

Literary Criticism - General:
Literature Classics' Overview Overview of approaches to literary criticism.

Wikipedia Overview Wikipedia overview of approaches to literary criticism.

Winnipeg University - Suggested Reading Massive listing of suggested reading for study of children's literature. 

Strathclyde University - Suggested Reading Listing of suggested reading for study of children's literature.

Reading University - Suggested Reading Listing of suggested reading for study of children's literature.


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