These notes are brief, noting major events and minor events in The Clans Decide 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.


  • Firestar is hunting near the ShadowClan border.
  • The RiverClan warriors, Pouncetail and Otterheart have been captured by ShadowClan.
    • Pouncetail is bleeding and his tail is broken, whilst Otterheart is barely breathing.
  • Russetfur turns up with Smokefoot and Rowanclaw, and she tells Firestar that RiverClan have purposefully been crossing the ShadowClan border.
  • Firestar takes the injured warriors back to ThunderClan camp.
  • Firestar calls a Gathering before the full moon.
  • Pouncetail and Otterheart return to RiverClan.
  • An argument breaks out.
  • Firestar starts to lead ThunderClan away saying this was not what he wanted to happen.
    • Mosspelt tries to persuade Firestar to stay.
  • They hear a fight breaking out.
    • Firestar agrees to return.
  • Firestar stops the fight.
  • Firestar thinks of the idea of sharing extra prey.
    • The other Clans disapprove of the idea.
  • Jayfeather tells the Clans about the form of voting he learned from the ancients
    • He tells the Clans StarClan showed it to him in a dream
  • Jayfeather explains how it works; each side of a stick represents a situation.
    • The Clans approve of the idea.
  • The Clans vote, each cat placing a stone on either side of the stick
  • Jayfeather and the other medicine cats tally up the votes; Firestar wins.
  • Firestar announces that the Clans will meet every quarter-moon to share leftover prey. He also announces the proper leadership of the other Clan leaders will be restored at Newleaf.
    • He says there will always be four Clans beside the lake.
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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