NLS Kids Zone--Books in Series
British author Brian Jacques relates the adventures and struggles of animal heroes with human characteristics set in Medieval times. On the peace-loving side are mice, moles, shrews, squirrels, and their friends. The villains are rats, weasels, stoats, foxes, and their allies. These enemies face off in the eternal battle of good versus evil and life versus death. This list presents the books in the order of publication.
According to the official Redwall web site, http://www.redwall.org/, one new Redwall adventure is to be published every year, and NLS will produce the book in both audio and braille format. The Redwall books were written out of chronological order, so the events don't all occur in sequence. For the chronological order please consult the official web site.
The peaceful life at ancient Redwall Abbey is threatened by the evil rat Cluny and his villainous hordes. So young mouse Matthias resolves to find the legendary Martin the warrior, convinced it will help Redwall's inhabitants destroy the enemy. For grades 5-8. 1986.
Long before the building of Redwall Abbey, the inhabitant of Mossflower are under the cruel domination of Tsarmina, a brutal, tyrannical wildcat. With the arrival of a mouse named Martin the Warrior, the woodland creatures muster the courage and fortitude to band together to break Tsarmina's stronghold and rout her army of weasels, foxes, and stoats. For grades 5-8. 1988.
The evil fox Slagar abducts several young animals including Mattimeo, son of the warrior mouse Matthias, from Redwall Abbey. Matthias and other fathers launch a daring rescue mission, leaving the Abbey vulnerable to the marauding crows. Violence. For grades 5-8. 1990.
Mariel of Redwall
Mousemaid Mariel undertakes a quest for vengeance against the searat Gabool and his Rodent Corsairs, who imprisoned her father and left her to drown at sea. She journeys to Redwall Abbey and finds stalwart companions to accompany her through the Mossflower woods back to Gabool's stronghold. For grades 5-8. 1991.
The castle of Salamandastron in the mountains near the sea is under attack by evil Ferahgo the Assassin and his band of vermin. Urthstripe the Strong, a wise old badger, leads the animals of Salamandastron and Redwall Abbey against his old enemy. For grades 5-8. 1992.
Martin the Warrior
The evil corsair stoat Badrang the Tyrant has enslaved dozens of innocent creatures to build his empire. Among the captives is Martin, a young mouse with the heart of a warrior, who vows to fight for freedom and to reclaim his father's sword, stolen by Badrang. For grades 5-8. 1993.
Joseph the Bellmaker learns from a dream that his daughter, the warrior mouse Mariel, is in danger. He and his companions undertake a journey to find Mariel and help defeat a new menace—Foxwolf Urgan Nagru and his rat hordes, which have overrun the land of Southsward. For grades 5-8. 1994.
Outcast of Redwall
Orphan badger Sunflash the Mace undergoes many ordeals before claiming his heritage as badger lord of Salamandastron. Aided by the faithful kestrel Skarlath, Sunflash battles evil ferret warlord Swartt Sixclaw. Swartt's outcast son, Veil, who was lovingly raised at Redwall, finds his loyalties divided. For grades 5-8. 1995.
The Pearls of Lutra
Redwall Abbey has a hidden treasure of six large, pink pearls. Hedgehog maid Tansy is determined to find them but so is Emperor Ublaz, who stole them years ago from the otters of Holt Lutra. Meanwhile Martin the Warrior attempts to rescue the kidnapped Abbott Durral. For grades 5-8. 1996.
The Long Patrol
A frisky young hare called Tammo exchanges imaginary enemies for real ones when his mother sends him to join the Long Patrol of warrior hares. He proves his mettle in the defense of Redwall Abbey against the Rapscallions led by the Greatrat Damug Warfang. For grades 5-8. 1997.
Redwall Abbey is attacked by the Marlfoxes, who plunder a wondrous tapestry for their mother, Queen Silth. Young squirrels Dann and Song and the shrew Dippler are joined by the watervole Burble in a perilous quest to return the wall hanging to its proper place. For grades 5-8. 1998.
Legend of Luke
Martin the Warrior sets out from Redwall Abbey to journey to the northland shore, his birthplace. There he learns about the brave and noble deeds of his father, Luke—a Warrior chieftain—and he uncovers mysteries about the Abbey's early years. For grades 5-8. 1999.
Two unlikely comrades—badger warrior Brocktree and young haremaid Dotti—set out for Salamandastron together only to discover the mountain has been captured by wildcat Ungatt Trunn and his Blue Hordes. To face them, Brocktree and Dotti rally an army of hares, otters, shrews, moles, mice, and squirrels. For grades 5-8. 2000.
The clan of Sawney Rath kidnap an otter born at Redwall Abbey because he bears the special mark of Taggerung, the warrior hero. But Tagg refuses to kill, rebelling against his adoptive tribe and seeking his true heritage. For grades 5-8. 2001.
Triss the squirrelmaid, Shogg the otter, and Welfo the hedgehog escape from slavery at Riftgard and are pursued across the sea toward Redwall by Princess Kurda—a pure ferret—her brother Prince Bladd, and a band of freebooters who seek the rumored treasure of Brockhall. For grades 5-8. 2002.
A group of adventurers from Redwall looking for the ancient abbey of Loamhedge seek a cure for haremaid Martha's paralysis. Meanwhile a band of vermin led by a rat named Raga Bol lay siege to Redwall in order to steal a magic scimitar. For grades 5-8. 2003.
Warrior squirrel Rakkety Tam leads Redwall Abbey into battle against Gulo the Savage, a bloodthirsty wolverine who will stop at nothing to recover the Walking Stone that will give him the authority to rule the lands of ice beyond the Great Sea. For grades 5-8. 2004.
Young ottermaid Tiria Wildlough fulfills her destiny by traveling from Redwall Abbey to the Green Isle. There she joins forces with an outlaw otter clan leader in the fight against the wildcat chieftain Riggu Felis. Her success heralds the arrival of the prophesied High Rhulain. For grades 5-8. 2005.
BR 16398 volume 3
On his way to invade Redwall Abbey, vicious and tyrannical Captain Zizka Longtooth captures Gorath, the brave young badger whose predicted destiny is to become the next Badger Lord. The heroes of Redwall Abbey once again take up arms when Longtooth and his crew attack. For grades 5-8. 2007.
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