Reviews tagged "animals"


Redwall Series by Brian Jacques

This popular series of books (of which I’ve read all but the latest two or three) details the adventures of various anthropomorphized animals who are somehow connected to the history of Redwall Abbey. This abbey — which, although it preserves some of the form of Christian monasteries, is not in the least religious in nature […]


Watership Down by Richard Adams

Animal stories are usually written for children, or at most young adults. But Watership Down brilliantly proves that such stories can also be written for adults. The plot is fairly simple: a small group of rabbits, spurred by a vision of doom, leave their warren to seek a new home. The book follows their adventures […]