Synopses & Reviews
All of her life, Triss the squirrelmaid has suffered the tyranny of the evil ferret king, King Agarnu, and his daughter, Princess Kurda. But with the help of her fellow slaves, Shogg the otter and Welfo the hedgehog, Triss plans and executes a daring escape by sea.
Meanwhile, in Mossflower Forest, a new mystery has arisen. A pair of wandering Dibbuns has accidentally discovered what may be the long-lost secret entrance to Brockhall the original home of the warrior badgers. The threads of the story eventually come together when Triss happens upon Redwall in her flight and takes up the famous sword of Martin.
The rest is Redwall history.
"Expected humor is plentiful....Of course, Jacques doesn't skimp on violent, gory battles in which the good win but not without suffering some deaths among their numbers. The myriad Redwall fans will relish this." Booklist
"Once again, Jacques has created a wonderfully imaginative and beautifully realized universe, filled to the brim with amazing and amusing characters." School Library Journal
"Fights, escapades, feasts and humor abound, along with lots of folksy British dialect. Redwall fans won't want to miss this latest fantasy, and those new to the series can easily pick it up here." KLIATT
All her life, Triss the squirrelmaid has suffered the tyranny of the evil ferret king Agarnu and his daughter, Princess Kurda. But with the help of her fellow slaves, Triss plans and executes a daring escape by sea. A New York Times bestseller. Illustrations.
Enslaved by the evil ferret King Agarno and his daughter, Princess Kurda?slavers who have shackled hundreds?the brave squirrelmaid Triss, along with Shogg the otter and Welfo the hedgehog, plans a daring escape by sea. In her flights, Triss happens upon Redwall, and the abbey creatures discover a new hero in her. Someone brave enough to carry the sword of Martin and face the evil that threatens them . . .
?Scrumptious feasts, rollicking humor, swashbuckling heroes, faithful friends, and treacherous villains magically combine through three intertwined action-packed plots into one unforgettable, spellbinding story.?
About the Author
Brian Jacques (www.redwall.org) and his Redwall books are famous around the globe, with translations into seventeen languages.