Watership DownBook - 2005
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From Library Staff
If you think rabbits in literature, do you think of this novel about Bigwig, Hazel and the other rabbits? First published in 1972.
A classic fantasy novel that uses anthropomorphized rabbits to tackle big issues like tyranny and freedom, reason and emotion.
After a career in civil service, Richard Adams wrote "Watership Down" when he was 52. He went on to write 20 more books.
Netflix mini-series premier in mid-2018.
ArapahoeRachel Jul 13, 2017
I disappeared in this book as it took me far away from the human perspective. Civilization is only a shadow in the background of this story about finding home, finding your family and finding yourself.