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Join the legion of fans who have made Erin Hunter's Warriors series a #1 national bestseller! Epic adventures. Fierce Warrior cats. A thrilling fantasy world. It all begins here with Warriors #1: Into the Wild.

For generations, four Clans of wild cats have shared the forest according to the laws laid down by their ancestors. But the warrior code is threatened, and the ThunderClan cats are in grave danger. The sinister ShadowClan grows stronger every day. Noble warriors are dying—and some deaths are more mysterious than others.

In the midst of this turmoil appears an ordinary housecat named Rusty . . . who may turn out to be the bravest warrior of them all.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Hardcover, 288 pages
Published on January 21, 2003 by HarperCollins
ISBN-10: 0060000023
ISBN-13: 9780060000028
490 Book Reviews
  • teawantcookies
    teawantcookies10 days55 stars
    I love this book!! It's amazing!! This book is about a housecat named Rusty, who was very curious about the wild. One day, he stepped into the wild....
    • burro24
      burro245 months55 stars
      Such a good book reminds me of the indians and how they lived but with animals whenever iḿ in our woods I look forward to looking for cats to see if there n clans
      • foreverregancorn
        foreverregancorn6 months55 stars
        I love this book so far. Erin Hunter is an amazing author. I an also reading survivors and seekers. THESE ARE SOOOOOO AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
      • avarina
        avarina7 months55 stars
        The first book in the series, Into the Wild by Erin Hunter, is Rusty's , aka Firepaw, Fireheart, apprentice journey to become a warrior. After he is accepted into ThunderClan, Firepaw must prove himself and show the clan he is worthy to become a warrior and is more than just a kittypet.
        • masteremilycool
          masteremilycool7 months55 stars
          I have to say, Warriors is definitely one of the best book series ever! I've read most of the books and I'm so excited for the new book River a Starless Clan coming in april
          • tawnypaw
            tawnypaw7 months55 stars
            Oh I LOVE this series I read as many as I can in my school library, I mean like, even my username is one of them. I learned about this 1 in book 5 (I cant find 3 or 4). Tawnypaw :)
            • abigaililikea
              I love this series! Sadly, haven’t read this one yet
              • kermituwu
                kermituwu7 months55 stars
                It was a heart of a story, with a true understanding of wildlife. (You Twolegs better enjoy it!)
                • sk8r_girl_liana
                  sk8r_girl_liana7 months44 stars
                  This is the book that started it all for me. This was the first big book series I'd ever read. It's SO good, and it continuously gives you cattastic action. Happy Reading!!
                  • ravenwing
                    ravenwing8 months55 stars
                    I have finished the site and can't find the next book anywhere which is very painful so... And is certainly10:30 because I'm reading ha but Erin you've done just a wonderful job with this series so thank you!