Taggerung is the 14th novel in the famous Redwall series written by Brian Jacques. Jacques outdoes himself in the stunning tale of a young otter who was kidnapped as a babe by a vermin clan to be their legendary warrior, the Taggerung. One day Tagg deserts the clan because of their cruelty and teams up with a feisty mouse, Nimbalo, to find his true home. Throughout their journey, Tagg and Nimbalo are faced with many dangers which test their bravery and courage. This is a tale of treachery and betrayal, but also of loyalty and adventure. This story is so enjoyable whether read alone or aloud.