The Darkest HourBook - 2006
In this feline adventure, the leader of the ThunderClan, Firestar, is faced with the challenge of his life after Tigerstar’s evil doings stir the forest into a state of warring chaos and unrest. Reprint.
ThunderClan's darkest hour is upon them, as Tigerstar's quest for power plunges all the Clans into the most terrible danger any cat has ever faced. In order to save his Clan and his friends, Fireheart must uncover the meaning of an ominous proclamation from StarClan:
"Four will become two. Lion and tiger will meet in battle, and blood will rule the forest."
The time has come for prophecies to unfold, and for heroes to rise ...
ThunderClan's darkest hour is upon them and Fireheart, the warrior cat, must protect his clan from a threat unlike any the forest has ever seen, as the time comes for prophecies to unfold and heroes to rise.
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prophecy/quote bluestar: "Firestar you are the fire that will save the clan."
"Cats of Thunderclan, we go now to fight Bloodclan. But we're not alone. Remember there are four clans in this forest, and always will be, and the other three will fight with us today. We WILL drive out these evil cats!" -Firestar
"With this life I give you courage" ~ Lionheart
"With this life I give you justice" ~ Redtail
"With this life I give you loyalty to what is right" ~ Silverstream
"With this life I give you energy" ~ Runningwind
"With this life I give you protection" ~ Brindleface
"With this life I give you mentoring" ~ Swiftpaw
"With this life I give you compassion" ~ Yellowfang
"With this life I give you love, use it for cats in your care, especially Sandstorm" ~ Spottedleaf
"With this life I give you nobility, certainty and faith" ~ Bluestar
"Greetings, Scourge. I am Firestar, leader of ThunderClan. I wish I could say you are welcome in the forest. But you would not believe me if I did, and I have no wish to lie to you. Unlike your supposed ally here, I am a cat of honor." "If you've believed any promises he made to you, you're mistaken."
SummaryAdd a Summary
tiger star's quest for power gets stronger and in order to save the four clans fire star must reveal the meaning of a prophecy from star clan the ending result of the prophecy is that river clan and shadow clan form to make tiger clan as wind clan and thunder clan form to make lion clan so now their are 3 clans lion, tiger, and blood clan. leader of blood clan scourge kills tiger star and fire star and scourge fight which causes fire star to lose 1 life out of 9 but fire star killed scourge.
Fireheart the most awesome cat goes to the high stones to receive his nine lives and his leader name. but after Tigerstars revenge on Thunderclan steps up he invites Bloodclan a huge clan of blood thirsty cats to help tigerclaw ake over the entire forest.
Tigerstar, leader of ShaodwClan, attempts to convince all four Clans to join one another. While Leopardstar agrees, Firestar and Tallstar both refuse. ogerstar then introduces BloodClan, a group of rogues, led by the cruel Scourge. However, Tigerstar's plot to dominate the forest fails when Scourge kills him, taking all nine of his lives at once. Scourge then tells the Clans that they must leave because he wishes to have BloodClan move in. Firestar leads all four Clans together in a battle against BloodClan, and kills Scourge. Firestar has fulfilled the prophecy: "Fire alone can save our Clan".