- Used Books
- Staff Picks
- Gifts & Gift Cards
- Sell Books
- Stores & Events
- Let's Talk Books
Special Offers see all
More at Powell's
Recently Viewed clear list
Used Mass Market
Ships in 1 to 3 days
More copies of this ISBN
This title in other editions
Other titles in the Redwall series:
Loamhedge: A Novel of Redwall (Redwall #16)by Brian Jacques
Synopses & Reviews
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.
"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
"'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
"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
"A sophisticated read, filled with larger-than-life characters...and all kinds of humor." School Library Journal
"A complex story of revenge and healing, courage and deceit." Sacramento Bee
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.
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.
What Our Readers Are Saying
Other books you might like
Children's » Action and Adventure » Adventure Stories
Children's » Animals » Animal Stories » General
Children's » Middle Readers » General
Children's » Science Fiction and Fantasy » General