The Wind in the Willows Author:Kenneth Grahame The Wind in the Willows is more than a delightful tale of Mole, Ratty, Badger and Toad, life along the River Bank and adventures in the Wild Wood... It is a tale of Home and Heart. It is a tale of true Friendship and Courage. It is a tale of Gusto and Glory! And it is a tale of the Wonder of Life.