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Wind in the Willows

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Deathraystare Sat 11-Nov-17 18:06:20

Just to say this is one of our book club reads at the moment. I had not read it before (though I knew the story) and I am loving it! It is an easy read and there are lovely descriptions in it and the characters are lovely as well. That's all I wanted to say really!

Deathraystare Sat 11-Nov-17 18:08:27

However I absolutely hate Wuthering Heights! I just do. I get confused who is talking and do not like Cathy's character at all.

shakemysilliesout Mon 13-Nov-17 20:50:44

I hate the book of wind in the willows. Obvs it's funny and toad is amazing, but it's meandering and you can tell it's a collection of short stories. The death of the authors son mars it for me as well.

TonTonMacoute Wed 15-Nov-17 13:58:28

I so agree with about Wuthering Heights. I’ve always loathed it, and have never understood why people rave about such overwrought tosh.

I also love Wind in the Willows. When DS was little we had a cd of Alan Bennett reading it - it was so soothing!

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