Watership Down is by Richard Adams. The classic saga of a group of rabbits fleeing one home to search for another. Led by a pair of brothers, one of whom seems to see into the future, the group travels across the English countryside passing through various dangers to find the perfect home. A Reader's Corner Highly Recommended read. A classic tale of courage that's not just for kids.
Ratings: 8th grade - 8 out of 10.