Great book for the over 9's
An awesome book!
Age 9 and over
Brocktree by Brian Jacques
Lord Brocktree is drawn to Salamandastron, ancestral home of the Badger
Lords, by a clear sense of destiny. If they are to rescue the mountain
from the dark days of vermin rule, Brocktree and Dotti (the irrepressible
haremaid) must raise an army capable of combating Trunn's formidable Blue
"This is a big work," says the badger Lord Russano of
Salamandastron about his latest historical manuscript. "I've been two
seasons now, reading through dusty old parchments, interviewing creatures
for stories about their ancestors, and studying carvings in the forge.
I've sat on the shore, listening to sea otters, stood beneath trees
recording squirrels--huh, I've even had to crouch for four days in a mole
The stage is set for a glorious battle, and Jacques
delivers a breathtaking denouement with all of his characteristic verve and
excitement. Fans will relish this book and new readers will be drawn into
its pages - probably to be hooked forever.
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