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Loamhedge: A Novel of Redwall (Redwall #16)

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

In the 16th Redwall adventure — a New York Times bestseller — young hare-maid Martha Braebuck, wheelchair bound since birth, wonders about a mysterious old poem relating to the ancient abbey of Loamhedge — and whether it may hold the key to her cure.

Review:

"Fans of the Redwall series will be mightily pleased....The story is laced with humor, the feasts are mouth-watering, and the language is rich. Yep, it's another good yarn." Booklist

Review:

"'Best ever' is the way at least one young Redwall fan described Loamhedge to his librarian....Surely many readers of this exciting, heroic story will agree with the young fan that this is the best ever." Children's Literature

Review:

"In between the battles and the adventures, there is much feasting, singing, and humor....This latest volume in Jacques' series about brave woodland creatures battling nasty vermin will be a treat for Redwall and fantasy fans..." KLIATT

Review:

"A sophisticated read, filled with larger-than-life characters...and all kinds of humor." School Library Journal

Review:

"A complex story of revenge and healing, courage and deceit." Sacramento Bee

Synopsis:

While a group of adventurers from Redwall seeks out the ancient abbey of Loamhedge in hopes of curing a young haremaid's paralysis, Redwall is besieged by vermin.

Synopsis:

In this sixteenth Redwall adventure, Martha Braebuck, a young hare-maid, wheelchair bound since infancy, wonders about a mysterious old poem relating to the ancient abbey of Loamhedge--and whether it may hold the key to her cure.

 

About the Author

Brian Jacques was born in Liverpool, England, in 1939. Growing up on the docks of Liverpool, he attended St. John's School. He went on to work as a radio show host, playwright, longshoreman, lorry driver, folk singer and comedian prior to his career as a writer. The father of two sons, Jacques enjoys walking his West Highland Terrier, Teddy, and spends most of his time writing. A new Redwall book is introduced once every year.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780441011902
Author:
Jacques, Brian
Publisher:
Ace Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Fantasy
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Fiction - Science Fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
MM Picture Book
Series:
Redwall
Series Volume:
16
Publication Date:
September 2004
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
6.81x4.18x1.09 in. .41 lbs.
Age Level:
03-UP

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Product details 400 pages Ace Books - English 9780441011902 Reviews:
"Review" by , "Fans of the Redwall series will be mightily pleased....The story is laced with humor, the feasts are mouth-watering, and the language is rich. Yep, it's another good yarn."
"Review" by , "'Best ever' is the way at least one young Redwall fan described Loamhedge to his librarian....Surely many readers of this exciting, heroic story will agree with the young fan that this is the best ever."
"Review" by , "In between the battles and the adventures, there is much feasting, singing, and humor....This latest volume in Jacques' series about brave woodland creatures battling nasty vermin will be a treat for Redwall and fantasy fans..."
"Review" by , "A sophisticated read, filled with larger-than-life characters...and all kinds of humor."
"Review" by , "A complex story of revenge and healing, courage and deceit."
"Synopsis" by , While a group of adventurers from Redwall seeks out the ancient abbey of Loamhedge in hopes of curing a young haremaid's paralysis, Redwall is besieged by vermin.
"Synopsis" by ,

In this sixteenth Redwall adventure, Martha Braebuck, a young hare-maid, wheelchair bound since infancy, wonders about a mysterious old poem relating to the ancient abbey of Loamhedge--and whether it may hold the key to her cure.

 

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