Alongside the main series and the other side stories, there are the Field Guides. These books main pusepose is to reveal more detailed information about the world of Warriors. There are several short stories within the field guides which are used to reveal information never before revealed in the other books.
The field guides each focus on one specific area, except for 'Enter the Clans' which is a reprint of 'Secrets of the Clans' and 'Code of the Clan's.
There are six Field Guides that have been released alongside the main series (although two of these are reprint compilations of previous Field Guides).
HERE THE SECRETS CAN BE REVEALED...
Explore the warrior Clan camps with an insiders-only tour guided by a warrior cat. Find out the secrets of how an apprentice learns to fight, hunt and live by the warrior code. Understand the lore of the healing herbs passed down from one medicine cat to another. Discover the never-before-revealed myths, legends, and mystical origins of the warrior Clans.
At last, an in-depth exploration of the world of the warriors.
Read on: ThunderClan, WindClan, RiverClan, and ShadowClan welcome you to their territories.
Hear the stories of the great warriors as they've never been told before! Cats of the Clans is chock-full of visual treats and captivating details, including full-color illustrations and in-depth biographies of important cats � from fierce Clan leaders to wise medicine cats to the most mischievous kits, as well as loners, rogues, and kittypets.
This collectible guide is a great introduction to the Warriors series for new fans and is indispensable for those already hooked!
LIVE BY THE WARRIOR CODE...
The warrior clans have embraced the warrior code for as long as any living cat can remember. Now, for the first time, discover the secrets behind the code: What was the origin of the code? Which cats decreed the legendary laws? Which laws failed to become part of the code? All this and more will be revealed in CODE OF THE CLANS!
An inside look at each Clan's fighting secrets:
ShadowClan's night ambush technique
ThunderClan's surprise Lightning Strike tactic
WindClan's secret underground tunneling
RiverClan's water maneuvers
SkyClan's fearsome "skydrop" move
Plus never-before-told stories behind the most significant battles in Clan history!
This two-volume collection of our bestselling Warriors special editions, available for the first time in paperback and hardback, gives readers an indispensable insider�s look at the world of the Warriors.
In Warriors Field Guide: Secrets of the Clans (illustrated in black and white throughout), we learn about the origin of the Clans, their history and legends, and all the training, obligations, and rituals that go into the lifelong path of a Warrior cat.
Warriors: Code of the Clans is a comprehensive guide to the warrior code, the set of rules that governs the Clans. It is also illustrated in beautiful black-and-white art, and includes Clan lore and brand new stories never told in the main Warriors arcs.
Enter the Clans also features black and white art throughout, an Erin Hunter checklist, an 8 page gatefold with a fold-out black and white map, and enticing teasers to Warriors Super Edition: Yellowfang�s Secret and the first book in the new Erin Hunter series, Survivors.
The Warriors Guide
31 August 2012
Tui Sutherland and Victoria Holmes
Now the truth can be revealed
Look within to find:
The mystical origins and secret legends of the Clans.
An insiders' tour of the Clan camps and territories.
The histories and characters of each Clan, and information about their leaders and medicine cats.
Knowledge of cats outside the Clans.
The tenets of the warrior code.
Prophecies and omens, and how they have been fulfilled.
And many more truths about the secrets, beliefs, and daily lives of the cats of the Clans.
Step inside the Warriors world with the ultimate guide to the cats and Clans.
Profiles on more than seventy-five of the most important warrior cats.
An insider look at each of the Clans.
Never-before-seen stories about how Bramblestar and Tigerstar received their nine lives.