Parents' Guide to

Warriors Series

By Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Cat clans mirror human issues in exciting fantasy saga.

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What you will—and won't—find in this book.

Community Reviews

age 9+

Based on 38 parent reviews

age 13+

Okay for teens, too violent for kids

The Warriors series is good for early teenagers, especially cat fanatics. It has fantasy elements, and something interesting happens each arc. HOWEVER, it's not good for little kids and those who are sensitive to blood, animal death, and violence. The Warriors series contains battle scenes and bloodshed, sometimes detailed deaths even.
age 8+

Great books for kiddos

I think these books were an excellent addition for my 8 year old daughter. We were reading these longer chapter books together and then suddenly she just took off and wanted to read them on her own. She finishes about one a week and kept going until she has hit the third series now.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (38 ):
Kids say (348 ):

The extensive Warriors series of fantasy books provide almost limitless entertainment for middle graders. While the writing is not of the highest literary standard, the characters are engaging, the cat world is well realized, and the situations are compelling. Like many of the best book series for this age group, the novels include strong male and female characters, and storylines designed to appeal boys and girls. Also, the situations involving cross-communication and relationships between members of different clans create a made-to-order opportunity to speak with kids about cultural differences and prejudice.

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