Codax the King by Brock Barnes
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It was a dark and stormy night. The Abbot was having a peaceful dream about his prior week; thinking of sitting beneath wonderful, blooming apple trees in the orchards. Despite all the calm serenity, there was a large crash behind him. The ancient Abbot turned his head. It was the one and only Martin the Warrior of his beloved Abbey. Without speaking the Father Abbot rose slowly and cautiously. Martin seemed to glide towards him. The mouse abbot was curious. Martin had just stood still, staring. Suddenly the warrior mouse had grown to an enormous height.
"Save the King on your doorstep!" he had yelled.
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This isn't the actual story it's just the main idea
Young squirrel found on doorstep of redwall with two things: a battleaxe and a map.
A nomadic Clan of badgers on an island who are subject to the stealing if their children by giant bilge rats.
On the same island a Confederation of squirrels is without a king for the fist time in a long time. The confederation has more than fifty nations of squirrels including regular brown squirrel, Fox Squirrels, gray squirrels, red squirrels, and black squirrels.
When the young squirrel grows up he finds out his destiny is to become king of the squirrels on the island via a dream from Martin. A mouse distantly related to Matthias the Warrior joins him, along with the newly appointed Log-a-log and a stow a…
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