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Moonrise

(Warriors: The New Prophecy #2)

4.32  ·  Rating details ·  29,141 ratings  ·  736 reviews
Moons have passed since six cats set out on a journey to save their Clans. Now they are traveling home again, but on their way through the mountains, they meet a tribe of wild cats with a secret . . . and their own mysterious prophecy to fulfill. Stormfur can't understand their strange fascination with him, but he knows the danger they face is real.

Meanwhile, back in the f
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Paperback, 287 pages
Published July 25th 2006 by HarperCollins (first published July 25th 2005)
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Janeen-san
Nov 08, 2008 rated it liked it
The six cats chosen from the four wild Clans of the forest--ThunderClan, ShadowClan,RiverClan and WindClan--are finally on their way back home!

In the first book of the New Prophecy, Midnight, the new warrior Bramleclaw gets a disturbing dream from StarClan telling him to join up with three other cats and "listen to what midnight tells you."
They travel to the Sun-Drown-Place (the sea) and find "midnight".
Midnight the BADGER!
She gives them a warning that they must follow, or it will mean the qui
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Kayla
Aug 18, 2009 rated it it was amazing
I love the drama that is in this series! Don't get me wrong there was plenty of drama with Firestars adventures.... But Squirrelflight is quickly becoming one of my favorite characters. Her personality if funny, but she is quick tempered with a retort when needed. She's a lot like me. :-)

I am rewriting this review because the old one was pathetic. I like how the Erins are flip flopping between characters in the rest of their series. It adds a different perspective to the warriors world. :-)

Th
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Horse Cryptid
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Saar The Book owl
Oct 07, 2020 rated it liked it
Shelves: true-blood
The 6 cats are on their way to fullfill the phrophecy as explained in the previous book. They discover that Midnight isn't what they thought it was and besides that they meet a new tribe that is in great danger. Danger is lurking ahead, a sacrifice or more has to be made and though decisions has to be taken. This is another book in the Warrior Cats - series, but for now it's my least favorit. Allthough it reads well, it's a bit repetitive and ongoing. There were a few tense moments, but still... ...more
Brinley
Sep 29, 2020 rated it really liked it
I loved this series when I was younger, so I’ve been enjoying going back and reading through them again. This set definitely isn’t my favorite though, I’ve found that quite a few of the characters irritate me, and I find the plot to be quite lacking in this one especially. Still love this series though!
Erin
Jul 05, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: warrior-cats, owned
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Maddie
A whole lot of stuff happened in this book, but Stormfur being one of the MCs really decreased my rating! I definitely think I'm too old to fully appreciate this book, and even the nostalgia of years ago can't redeem them. They'll always stay favourites, but I can see they have flaws. Mostly flaws in their emotions and their insta-love :p Can't wait to get to new stories I haven't read before. ...more
Regina
Jun 08, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Everyone who likes cats and everyone who wants a good plot!
Shelves: cats, 5-stars
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Jessi (Novel Heartbeat)
The first 2/3 of this one was just as slow as the first book was, but thankfully around the 200 page mark it picked up and brought back the magic of the series that I fell in love with - in all of its action and heartbreaking brutality! I'm so glad, too, because I was starting to wonder if maybe the second series wasn't for me and that maybe I was falling out of love with the series. The last 100 pages reminded me why I fell in love in the first place!

The first book may have been on the boring s
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Lanie
This is crap. I hate these characters so freaking much! I just..... Yeah, I just hate them! I miss firestars bravery. I miss Greystripe's snarky sidekick role. I miss dustplet & sandstorm picking on Firestar then slowly growing to like him. I miss yellowfang.

Here, in this 2nd series I have to deal with a painful collection of characters who make me want to rip my hair out & put a bullet in my head. (Not really, but it's still pretty bad.)

Warning! This will be long, ranting, & possibly full of
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Deborah Pickstone
Leafpool gets very annoying constantly wittering about whether to tell her father about where the questing cats have gone. Someone stole Greystripe, one of the best characters and it don't look like he's coming back. This volume left me proper grumpy and out of sorts - and the the Tribe of Rushing Water had their own concept of xenophobia. Tsk! ...more
Michelle Sedai of the Brown Ajah
>Originally read around January or February 2011.

> Reread April 12 ~ 14, 2014

The New Prophecy is my least favorite Warriors installment, but it's not bad, and I want to reread them all in order.
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Anton
Jul 25, 2015 rated it really liked it
Had some dull moments, but the switching perspectives are still refreshing and interesting. The exciting bits were just epic!
Rogue
Jun 28, 2017 rated it it was amazing
I forgot how devastating the last twenty pages are.
Littlebookterror
Aug 04, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-in-2019
Still love this second season a lot more than the first one.
I lthought the mix of povs between the traveling cats and the cats back home was well done.
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Joseph Fullbright
Oct 06, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: warriors
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Anne M
Good but not my favorite

This book is good yes I will say that but out of all the warriors books I have read (43) this one has been my least favorite so compared to other books it’s great but... just didn’t fit up to the warriors standard. Keep up the good work I will always be a fan! GO LEAFPAW
Parker the Llama
Jul 16, 2018 rated it really liked it
This book was good, but sad. It almost made me cry, but MOST of it was really really good! THE other warriors books i kinda feel the same about. Anyway, this book was amazing to read. It was pretty quick too, but nice.
Aurora Dimitre
tho it's mean, i'm kinda glad that (view spoiler) cause i was getting kind of bored of those evangelist speeches and whatnot. excited to continue, this one started getting better abt halfway thru. ...more
Wolf Doge
Sep 29, 2018 rated it really liked it
The book is good tho i like survivors more because they have dogs
warriors is a good series and new and hunter puts more ideas for us and stories we will love
the fandom is trash but hunter books are amazing .
GuineaPigFalconer
Jun 21, 2019 rated it liked it
I'd probably round this book up to 3.5 stars. It wasn't bad, but was one of my less favorite warriors books so far in my reread. Some of the events felt slightly repetitive or overly dragged out, but I'm still ready to get into the next one! ...more
ShadowLelouch97
Nov 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing
If I could use one word to describe this book, it's desperation. The Clans are desperate for food as Twolegs destroy their land, and the traveling cats of the New Prophecy are desperate to get home to help their Clans. Another wonderful read, with a heartbreaking last few chapters. ...more
Indigo
Jun 19, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The last book in this series was extremely boring, and I didn't expect any better in this book. Instead, I absolutely loved it! I started reading it a few days ago, and was hooked! I totally recommend! ...more
Brydon Devolder
Dec 01, 2017 rated it it was amazing
It was good because when they discover Midnight is a badger and they go back to the forest and everything is demolished.
Alaina
May 16, 2020 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
2.5 stars. Not gonna lie that ending was super hyped up only to be as anticlimactic as possible
Historyprincess
Oct 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: warriors
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Sadie Westray
Feb 25, 2020 rated it it was amazing
**Warning: this text may contain spoilers** Depression when Feathertail died. I loved meeting the Tribe of Rushing Water and leaning about their customs, it's pretty cool that they found a whole different way of cat living. ...more
MelanieP
Feb 26, 2014 rated it really liked it
Warriors Moonrise Author: Erin Hunter Genre: Action and adventure
Now that the four chosen cats Brambleclaw, Tawnypelt, Feathertail, Crowpaw along with Stormfur and Squirrelpaw have learned the prophecy of their clans they have to go back the way they came to warn them that great danger is coming. All four clans are going to be destroyed by twolegs if they don't work together and find a new home. All six cats have to make the long journey back home. They want to get back as soon as possible and
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Adam Veeser-Johnston
Sep 30, 2014 rated it really liked it
"Warriors: Moonrise" by Erin Hunter

Personal Response: I feel that the book was written very well. The author captures the reader in a series of events and switches groups often throughout chapters. To me the book was a great read and I recommend that anyone read it.

Plot: Some events that take place in the book are as follows. A group of warriors wander through their forest and then through a city to find a prophet of a sort. They reach this prophet to learn that she's actually one of their most
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Evan Wright
Oct 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Choice book #4 Quarter 1 (Warriors Moonrise)

This book is called Moonrise (Warriors: The New Prophecy, #4) and it is written by Erin Hunter. It is a fantasy book.

The main setting of this book is in the forest of ThunderClan. The forest is shared by three other clans, WindClan, RiverClan and ShadowClan. The clans are made up of cats.

One of the main characters is LeafPaw. She is a Medicine Cat apprentice. Her mentor is CinderPelt. LeafPaw is a very brave cat. She cares very much about her sister S
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Erin Hunter is the pseudonym of five people: Kate Cary, Cherith Baldry, Tui T. Sutherland, Gillian Philip, and Inbali Iserles, as well as editor Victoria Holmes. Together, they write the Warriors series as well as the Seekers and Survivors series. Erin Hunter is working on a new series now called Bravelands.

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