Riddles and poems are common in Mossflower Country, especially in the Redwall Abbey. They usually help creatures find something that has been hidden or protected for many years, or they can just be a way to send messages.
“The Top Crow's Riddle was a riddle engraved on a statue of a crow located on the Roof of Redwall...Top Crow's Riddle
“Germaine's Riddle was a riddle solved by Mrs. Churchmouse, Cornflower and baby Rollo. However...Germaine's Riddle
“Boar's Riddle was a riddle solved by members of the Corim (Council of Resistance In Mossflower...Boar's Riddle
“Fieldroan's Riddle was a riddle solved by Mariel Gullwhacker, Dandin and Tarquin Longleap...Fieldroan's Riddle