The adventures of Toad of Toad Hall continue in this story where the comfortable bachelor world of the River Bank is thrown into turmoil by the arrival of a formidable female character, who seems to win Toad's heart.
William Horwood was born 1944 in Oxford, England.
William Horwood has written books about the world of The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. These books are sequels to The Wind in the Willows. He has also written three picture books, which are based upon the world of The Wind in the Willows.
William Horwood's other fantasy series are The Duncton Chronicles, The Book of Silence and Wolves of Time.