Posts Tagged ‘martin’
Brian Jacques‘s book Outcast of Redwallfollows Veil the ferret who is raised by mousemaid Bryony with in the walls of Redwall. Bryony is the only one who has faith in the young ferret, after trying to poison Friar Bunfold he is banished from Redwall. The badger Sunflash, a prisoner of the ferret Swartt Sixclaw, escapes with the help of the kestrel Skarlath and makes his way through Mossflower to reach Salamandastron.
The story of a banished ferret seeking his destiny and an escapee badger doing the same, and both will cross paths with the evil Swartt Sixclaw again, will nature or nurture win out?
A great story in which we get to meet Bella’s son Sunflash. A good read.
As a young mouse, after the death of his father Luke, Martin was enslaved by Badrang and his sword taken away from him. Martin manages to escape from Marshank and with the help of Grumm and Rose, and together they travel to Noonvale to free Marshank.
As with many of the tales of Redwall this grabs you by the heart strings, a wonderful and sad story.