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The Warriors series is incredibly long, with each book published in a relatively short span of time. As a result, mistakes often appear in the novels, the images, and in the official website devoted to the series. This article documents many of these mistakes in the Novellas.

Hollyleaf's Story

  • In the allegiances, Honeyfern is listed despite dying in Sunrise, which took place before. [1]
  • Fallen Leaves is said to have blue eyes.[2]

Mistystar's Omen

  • Icewing is said to be the RiverClan cat, along with Rippletail, to travel to find the beavers and bring back the water in The Fourth Apprentice instead of Petalfur.[3]
  • Mothwing is described with blue eyes on some instances.[4][5]
  • Silverstream is mistakenly described with delicate silver markings.[6]
  • Oakheart is mistakenly called a dark brown tabby.[6]
  • Bluestar is described as a dark gray she-cat.[6]
  • A sentence is mistakenly typed as, "What it is?" when it should be, "What is it?"[3]
  • 'His' is misspelled as 'this'.[3]
  • Pouncetail is said to know Stonefur,[3] However, it's highly unlikely that he even knew Stonefur, as the former deputy was killed[7] three years before Pouncetail was introduced as an apprentice in The Sight.[8]
  • Pouncetail also says he'll miss the forest.[3]
  • It is mentioned that Mudfur stayed behind in the old forest because he'd grown too old to travel.[9] However, Mudfur died before the journey to the lake even began.[10]

Cloudstar's Journey

  • Amberclaw and Nettleclaw are both not listed in the allegiances of Cloudstar's Journey, but appear in the book.[11]
  • In the allegiances, Nightfur is called Nightfar.[11]
  • Darkstar is called Duskstar throughout the book.[12]
  • Hyphens are incorrectly used throughout the book.[12]

Tigerclaw's Fury

  • Despite appearing in the book, Deerfoot is left out of the allegiances.[13]
  • Mistyfoot is called dark gray.[13]
  • Clawface is shown alive,[13] despite dying in Fire and Ice.[14]
  • Stumpytail is said to have been driven from ShadowClan,[13] but he appears as a ShadowClan warrior in Fire and Ice,[15] Forest of Secrets,[16] and Rising Storm.[17]
  • Blackfoot is mistakenly said to have one black paw.[18]
  • Brackenpaw is said to be brown.[18]
  • Brackenfur is said to be an apprentice, despite having already earned his warrior name.[18]
  • Snag is said to be a loner instead of a rogue.[18]
  • Cinderfur is said to have brought the infected rat that caused the Carrionplace disease to ShadowClan,[19] but in Rising Storm, Littlecloud said an apprentice brought the infected rat.[20]
  • Mowgli is said to be a loner instead of a rogue.[19]
  • Stumpytail and Dawncloud are said to have been close friends as apprentices,[19] but Dawncloud is a newborn kit when Stumpytail is a warrior.[21]
  • Despite not earning his warrior name until after The Darkest Hour,[22] Cedarheart is shown as an elder in Tigerclaw's Fury, which is set before then.[23]
  • Littlecloud is mistakenly referred to as a gray tabby.[23]
  • Thornclaw and Mousefur are mistakenly called light brown.[23]
  • Despite not earning his warrior name until The Darkest Hour,[24] Thornclaw is shown as a warrior in Tigerclaw's Fury, which is set before then.[23]
  • In one scene, the cats are training at 'a sandy space in the pines, not far from the lake.' But that would be the referring to the new territories. The Clans have not traveled to the lake territories yet.[25]
  • Frostfur is mistakenly called a tom.[26]
  • Tawnykit is mistakenly called pale brown.[26]
  • Cinderpelt is mistakenly called pale gray.[26]

Leafpool's Wish

  • Spiderleg is mistakenly said to be to be the father of Hazelkit, Mousekit, and Berrykit.[27]
  • Squirrelflight is mistakenly described with amber eyes.[28]
  • Yellowfang is described with yellow eyes.[29]
  • Smokepaw is listed in the Allegiances, despite dying in Dawn.[30]

Dovewing's Silence

  • Purdy is called black.[31]
  • Purdy talks about the greencough outbreak from Long Shadows like he had been there but he didn't arrive in ThunderClan until Sunrise. [32]
  • Ivypool is called gray and white.[33]

Mapleshade's Vengeance

Goosefeather's Curse

  • Hawkheart is listed as Chiveclaw's apprentice, with an apprentice name, when he was a warrior first.[40]
  • Hawkheart is seen as a medicine cat apprentice while Heatherstar is leader,[40] despite having a full medicine cat name during Heatherstar's nine lives ceremony in Tallstar's Revenge.[41]
  • Stormtail is called dark gray.[42]
  • Goosepaw is mistakenly called by his full medicine cat name before he receives it. [43]
  • Swiftbreeze is mistakenly called her apprentice name shortly after her warrior ceremony.[43]

Ravenpaw's Farewell

  • Rileypaw is mistakenly said to be almost the same color as Graystripe.[44]
  • Duskpaw is mistakenly called Dustpaw. [45]

Spottedleaf's Heart

  • Sparrowpelt is called Halftail before he received that name.[46]
  • Even though Poppydawn is said to be in the elders' den, she becomes Willowpaw's mentor.[47]
  • Thistleclaw is mistakenly called pale-furred.[48]
  • Tigerclaw and Whitestorm are made warriors at the same time, even though Tigerclaw became a warrior four moons before Whitestorm.[48]
  • Bluefur is pregnant when Whitestorm became a warrior, despite the fact that she doesn't even meet with Oakheart until well afterwards.[48]

Pinestar's Choice

  • Dappletail is listed in the allegiances, despite not even being born yet.[49]
  • Seedpelt is called a gray she-cat.[50][49]
  • Flashpaw is called a tom.[50]
  • Pearnose is called a tom.[51]
  • Moonflower is called blue-gray.[52]
  • Sweetpaw is said to have white patches.[53]

Thunderstar's Echo

  • Slate is said to have only one missing ear tip.[54]
  • Willow Tail is listed in the allegiances, despite dying in Moth Flight's Vision.[54]
  • Thorn is called a tom.[54]
  • Mouse Ear is called Mouse Ears.[54]
  • A sentence reads and the six the cats when it should read the six cats.[55]
  • StarClan is spelt as two seperate words ("Star Clan").[56]
  • ThunderClan is spelt as two seperate words ("Thunder Clan").[57]

Redtail's Debt

  • Petaldust is listed as an apprentice, despite being a warrior at the time.[58]
  • Talltail is listed as deputy while Shrewclaw is still alive, despite the fact that the latter died before the former was made deputy.[58]
  • Medicine cat is spelled with a hyphen, so that it reads, "medicine-cat," twice.[59][60]
  • Redtail is mistakenly shown killing Oakheart, when he died in a rockfall.[61]

Tawnypelt's Clan

  • Harrybrook's name is not bolded or capitalized in the allegiances.[62]
  • Beetlewhisker is listed[62] despite dying in The Last Hope.[63]
    • He also still has an apprentice, Harepaw,[62] despite having died many books ago.
  • Heronwing is listed,[62] despite dying in Shattered Sky.[64]
  • Medicine cat is spelled with a hyphen, so that it reads, "medicine-cat," multiple times.[65][66][67]
  • Bramblestar is mistakenly called Brambleclaw.[65]
  • It is mistakely said that Tawnypelt hadn't visited the Tribe since leaving the old territories, when she visited them in Outcast.[68]
  • Rowanclaw is mistakenly called Rowanstar. [69]

Shadowstar's Life

  • Slate is said to have only one missing ear-tip.[70]
  • White Tail, Silver Stripe, Black Ear, Drizzle, and Pine Needle are called kits despite being listed as hunters.[70]
  • Willow Tail is listed in the allegiances, despite dying in Moth Flight's Vision.[70]
  • Thorn is called a tom.[70]
  • Dusk Nose is called a tom.[71]
  • Medicine cat is spelled with a hyphen, so that it reads, "medicine-cat," multiple times.[72][73]
  • The word then is used when it should have been than.[73]
  • Though it's been established that early deputies didn't take over after a leader's death until much later in Clan history,[74] Shadowstar repeatedly refers to her deputy, which she picks to be Raven Pelt, as the definitively the next to lead ShadowClan.[75]

References and citations

  1. Revealed in Hollyleaf's Story, allegiances
  2. Revealed in Hollyleaf's Story, page 20
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Revealed in Mistystar's Omen, chapter 2
  4. Revealed in Mistystar's Omen, chapter 6
  5. Revealed in Mistystar's Omen, chapter 10
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Revealed in Mistystar's Omen, chapter 3
  7. Revealed in The Darkest Hour, page 172
  8. Revealed in The Sight, allegiances
  9. Revealed in Mistystar's Omen, page Chapter 10
  10. Revealed in Dawn, page 224
  11. 11.0 11.1 Revealed in Cloudstar's Journey, allegiances
  12. 12.0 12.1 Revealed in Cloudstar's Journey, chapter 1
  13. 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.3 Revealed in Tigerclaw's Fury, allegiances
  14. Revealed in Fire and Ice, page 266
  15. Revealed in Fire and Ice, allegiances
  16. Revealed in Forest of Secrets, allegiances
  17. Revealed in Rising Storm, allegiances
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.3 Revealed in Tigerclaw's Fury, chapter 2
  19. 19.0 19.1 19.2 Revealed in Tigerclaw's Fury, chapter 4
  20. Revealed in Rising Storm, page 94
  21. Revealed in Yellowfang's Secret, chapter 33
  22. Revealed in Midnight, allegiances
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 Revealed in Tigerclaw's Fury, chapter 5
  24. Revealed in The Darkest Hour, page 105
  25. Revealed in Tigerclaw's Fury, chapter 8
  26. 26.0 26.1 26.2 Revealed in Tigerclaw's Fury, chapter 9
  27. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, page 29
  28. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, chapter 9
  29. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, chapter 6
  30. Revealed in Leafpool's Wish, allegiances
  31. Revealed in Dovewing's Silence, page 32
  32. Revealed in Dovewing's Silence, chapter 8
  33. Revealed in Dovewing's Silence, page 52
  34. 34.0 34.1 Revealed in Mapleshade's Vengeance, allegiances
  35. Revealed in Mapleshade's Vengeance, chapter 1
  36. 36.0 36.1 Revealed in Mapleshade's Vengeance, chapter 2
  37. 37.0 37.1 37.2 Revealed in Mapleshade's Vengeance, chapter 4
  38. Revealed in Mapleshade's Vengeance, chapter 5
  39. 39.0 39.1 Revealed in Mapleshade's Vengeance, chapter 7
  40. 40.0 40.1 Revealed in Goosefeather's Curse, allegiances
  41. Revealed in Tallstar's Revenge, page 2
  42. Revealed in Goosefeather's Curse, chapter 5
  43. 43.0 43.1 Revealed in Goosefeather's Curse, chapter 4
  44. Revealed in Ravenpaw's Farewell, chapter 2
  45. Revealed in Ravenpaw's Farewell, chapter 9
  46. Revealed in Spottedleaf's Heart, allegiances
  47. Revealed in Spottedleaf's Heart, page 18
  48. 48.0 48.1 48.2 Revealed in Spottedleaf's Heart, page 49
  49. 49.0 49.1 Revealed in Pinestar's Choice, allegiances
  50. 50.0 50.1 Revealed in Pinestar's Choice, chapter 3
  51. Revealed in Pinestar's Choice, chapter 5
  52. Revealed in Pinestar's Choice, chapter 6
  53. Revealed in Pinestar's Choice, chapter 7
  54. 54.0 54.1 54.2 54.3 Revealed in Thunderstar's Echo, allegiances
  55. Revealed in Thunderstar's Echo, page Chapter 2
  56. Revealed in Thunderstar's Echo, page Chapter 8
  57. Revealed in Thunderstar's Echo, page 10
  58. 58.0 58.1 Revealed in Redtail's Debt, allegiances
  59. Revealed in Redtail's Debt, page 13
  60. Revealed in Redtail's Debt, page 67
  61. Revealed in Redtail's Debt, page 90
  62. 62.0 62.1 62.2 62.3 Revealed in Tawnypelt's Clan, allegiances
  63. Revealed in The Last Hope, page 160
  64. Revealed in Shattered Sky, page 105
  65. 65.0 65.1 Revealed in Tawnypelt's Clan, chapter 3
  66. Revealed in Tawnypelt's Clan, chapter 9
  67. Revealed in Tawnypelt's Clan, chapter 10
  68. Revealed in Tawnypelt's Clan, chapter 5
  69. Revealed in Tawnypelt's Clan, chapter 4
  70. 70.0 70.1 70.2 70.3 Revealed in Shadowstar's Life, allegiances
  71. Revealed in Shadowstar's Life, chapter 2
  72. Revealed in Shadowstar's Life, chapter 3
  73. 73.0 73.1 Revealed in Shadowstar's Life, chapter 5
  74. Revealed in Code of the Clans, page code 8
  75. Revealed in Shadowstar's Life, chapter 10