One late autumn evening, Bella of Brockhall snuggled deep in her armchair and told a story. The gripping account of how Redwall Abbey was established through the bravery of the legendary mouse Martin and his epic quest for Salamandastron.
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Brian Jacques' superb Redwall series truly captures the finest in storytelling tradition and combines it with the ultimate in upbeat, catch-your-breath adventure. Mossflower, A Tale of Redwall, tells the story of Martin the Warrior, who finds himself trespassing on the land of Verdagua, King of a Thousand Eyes, as he lays sick and near dying and trying to make a decision on who should replace him as ruler of Mossflower Country. As Martin becomes embroiled in the battle against the evil and ruthless daughter of Verdagua, Tsarmina, alongside his new-found friend and fellow prisoner Gonff, a bloody fight between good and evil ensues.
Stunning landscapes, brilliant characterisation, masterly plots and a wicked sense of humour unite in this epic, page-turningingly breathless tale of derring-do and the triumph of good over evil, making it one of the most addictive and memorable books that anyone is ever likely to read. (Ages 9 and over) --Susan HarrisonReview:
"Not since Roald Dahl have children filled their shelves so compulsively" ( The Times)
"He is a wonderful storyteller, immersed in his own kingdom" ( Guardian)
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091721601
Book Description Hutchinson, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0091721601