These notes are brief, noting major events and minor events in The Blazing Star (book) that will be of consequence later. They are intended to be used as a reference for those looking for specific events for re-reading and the book discussions.

  • Gray Wing finds himself in the cave with the waterfall, back at the mountains.
  • Stoneteller is seen pacing close by.
    • Gray Wing notes that she's gotten very old and frail.
  • He spots Quiet Rain, Dewy Leaf, whose had her kits, and Snow Hare.
  • Gray Wing enters the Healer's cave out of curiosity, believing the Stoneteller doesn't know he's there.
    • Stoneteller extends a paw to stop him, causing him to yowl in alarm.
    • He wonders how she can see him since he's dreaming.
  • She explains that he's here because she allowed him to be.
    • Stoneteller says that part of Gray Wing's heart will always be with the mountains.
    • He realizes that that's true, and he misses the cats he left behind.
  • Stoneteller uses a spider and its web to demonstrate that Gray Wing must be flexible and prepared for the hard things that are to come.
    • Gray Wing is upset that she's being vague and won't explain what she means.
  • He turns to Quiet Rain, and Stoneteller tells him to make his mother proud, and that a great destiny awaits him and his friends.

  • Tall Shadow announces that they must bury the dead cats.
    • Thunder looks around the blood-soaked clearing, spotting a crow.
  • He realizes that nothing could have stopped the battle, everything they had done had led up to it.
    • He wonders how they'll ever be peaceful again.
  • Tall Shadow says that claws are what caused this, and they're what will help them.
    • She explains that they will dig a hole, big enough for all of their fallen friends.
  • Clear Sky looks reluctant, hoarsely saying that he caused all of this.
  • Everybody joins together to dig the hole until Tall Shadow announces that they can stop.
  • Thunder picks up Hawk Swoop by her scruff, grief clawing at him.
    • He spots Clear Sky bent over Rainswept Flower's body, seeming sincerely regretful that he killed her.
  • Lightning Tail and Acorn Fur appear, begging Thunder for him to let them help carry their mother.
  • A few cats speak of fond memories they had whilst looking at their friends' bodies lying in the grave.
    • All of the cats in the clearing promise to learn from this terrible day.
  • Thunder notes that it looks like he, River Ripple, Wind Runner, Clear Sky, and Tall Shadow are guarding the grave.
  • Tall Shadow yowls that they must return to the clearing next full moon to listen to what the spirit-cats have to say.
  • Thunder and Gray Wing realize that the reason Clear Sky has been so protective all this time is because he had nobody to guide him.
  • Tall Shadow tells everybody that they must promise to not fight over territory or prey anymore.
    • She looks to Gray Wing, who tells her that Thunder should take his place as leader instead of him.
    • Thunder, anxious for the dark gray tom, accepts his new position; he and the other leaders agree with Tall Shadow.
Warriors cliffnotes
The Prophecies Begin Into the WildFire and IceForest of SecretsRising StormA Dangerous PathThe Darkest Hour
The New Prophecy MidnightMoonriseDawnStarlightTwilightSunset
Power of Three The SightDark RiverOutcastEclipseLong ShadowsSunrise
Omen of the Stars The Fourth ApprenticeFading EchoesNight WhispersSign of the MoonThe Forgotten WarriorThe Last Hope
A Vision of Shadows The Apprentice's QuestThunder and ShadowShattered SkyDarkest NightRiver of FireThe Raging Storm
The Broken Code Lost Stars
Dawn of the Clans The Sun TrailThunder RisingThe First BattleThe Blazing StarA Forest DividedPath of Stars
Super Editions Firestar's QuestBluestar's ProphecySkyClan's DestinyCrookedstar's PromiseYellowfang's SecretTallstar's RevengeBramblestar's StormMoth Flight's VisionHawkwing's JourneyTigerheart's ShadowCrowfeather's TrialSquirrelflight's Hope
Field Guides Secrets of the ClansCats of the ClansCode of the ClansBattles of the ClansThe Ultimate Guide
Graystripe's Adventure The Lost WarriorWarrior's RefugeWarrior's Return
Stand-alone Manga The Rise of Scourge
Tigerstar and Sasha Into the WoodsEscape from the ForestReturn to the Clans
Ravenpaw's Path Shattered PeaceA Clan in NeedThe Heart of a Warrior
SkyClan and the Stranger The RescueBeyond the CodeAfter the Flood
Short Stories and Plays After Sunset: We Need to TalkAfter Sunset: The Right Choice?Brightspirit's MercySpottedleaf's Honest AnswerThe Clans DecideThe Elders' Concern
Novellas Hollyleaf's StoryMistystar's OmenCloudstar's JourneyTigerclaw's FuryLeafpool's WishDovewing's SilenceMapleshade's VengeanceGoosefeather's CurseRavenpaw's FarewellSpottedleaf's HeartPinestar's ChoiceThunderstar's EchoRedtail's DebtTawnypelt's ClanShadowstar's Life
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