Rose Callihan sat on her bed in her room watching the rain as it trickled down her window. It was two days after her birthday and still she hadn't finished opening all her presents. Now there were only five left sitting on her bed. All five of them were wrapped in red wrapping paper and were probably books. She reached over and lifted one up and looked around to see who it was from. There was no name on it except hers in elegant gold letters. She unwrapped it and looked at its cover. It was a hardback with an illustration of an otter holding a dagger and the words, 'Brian Jacques' on the cover, below which it read 'Taggerung'.
Hmmm... she thought. She h ad never read a book by that author before. Imediately her curiosity was awakened and s…Read more >