Watership Down

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HarperCollins, May 1, 2001 - Fiction - 512 pages
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First published in 1972, Richard Adam's extraordinary bestseller Watership Down takes us to a world we have never truly seen:  to the remarkable life that teems in the fields, forests, and riverbanks, far beyond our cities and towns.  It is a powerful saga of courage, leadership, and survival; and epic tale of a hardy band of Berkshire rabbits forced to flee the destruction of their fragile community and their trials and triumphs in the face of extraordinary adversity as they pursue a glorious dream called "home"

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This is an amazing book. It's all about adventure. I highly recommend it to anyone who likes adventure books that are also all about friendship. This book takes you into another world entirely!

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Beautiful book! I think I enjoyed it more because I'd seen the movie countless times beforehand and could vividly picture each character as I read it. *Bright eyes...* :) Read full review

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Richard Adams is the author of many bestselling novels, including Watership Down (1974), Shardik (1976), The Plague Dogs (1978), The Girl in a Swing (1980), Maia (1985), and Traveller (1988), as well as several works of nonfiction, including his autobiographical The Day Gone By (1991). He and his wife live in the south of England.

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