Old Mr. Toad was acting strangely, and his behavior puzzled all the creatures of the Green Meadow. He was in a hurry, and Old Mr. Toad never hurried unless he was in danger. So Jimmy Skunk, Peter Cottontail, Billy Possum, and some of the other animals secretly follow him through the fields and woods as he makes his way to a very important engagement. Young readers will enjoy discovering Old Mr. Toad’s destination in this delightful tale by master storyteller, Thornton W. Burgess.
This unabridged classic is set in easy-to-read type for proficient readers. It can also be used as a read aloud for younger children.
The Adventures of Old Mr. Toad
Page Count: 72
Author: Thornton Burgess
Age: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Grade: PK, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Topic: Reading, Read-Alouds, Children's Classics, Fiction