These notes are brief, noting major events and minor events that will be of consequence later. They are intended to be used as a reference for those looking for specific events for re-reading.

Chapter 1

  • Varjak and his friends are searching for food in the snow and stop at the city dump.

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

Chapter 14

Chapter 15

Chapter 16

Chapter 17

Chapter 18

Chapter 19

Chapter 27

  • Razor leads the cats onto the track.
  • A patrol of Sally Bones' Gang crosses their path.
    • The leader of the patrol is Uzi, one of Luger's lieutenants.
    • The patrol orders Varjak as tribute for Sally Bones.
  • The bridge begins to shake, as a train is coming closer.
  • Pernisha begins to battle the patrol, while the other flee to a safer spot.
  • The train passes and the cats on the bridge vanish from there.

Chapter 31

  • Holly comes up to Varjak and licks his wounds.
    • He notices how Holly's eyes have changed and thinks about what happened.
  • Varjak's Gang dances on the tombones to celebrate their victory.
  • Varjak tells Sally Bones' cats that every cat is a free cat now.
  • The snow begins to melt.