The open road

The Open Road


by Kenneth Grahame from The Wind in the Willows

Chapter II passage: “The Wind in the Willows" was written by Kenneth Grahame in 1908. It is the story of the adventures of Mole, Rat, and Toad in England. Here the three have gone on a camping trip. After reading the passage, students will respond to questions on the language and about the characters.