Redwall is the first novel in the best-selling series. Welcome to Mossflower Wood, where the gentle mice have gathered to celebrate a year of peace and abundance. All is well until a sinister shadow falls across the ancient stone abbey of Redwall. The only hope for the besieged mice lies in the lost sword of Martin the Warrior. And so begins the epic quest of a bumbling young apprentice, a courageous mouse who would rise up and fight back.