Silverwing (The Silverwing Trilogy) [Kenneth Oppel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Shade is a young silverwing bat, the runt of his. Silverwing by Kenneth Oppel – Shade is a young silverwing bat, the runt of his colony. But he’s determined to prove himself on the long, dangerous winter. A small bat’s curiosity leads to an action-packed odyssey in the acclaimed Silverwing trilogy from Kenneth Oppel, now available as a collectible boxed set.

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This is my favorite book EVER.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. My favorite part is the echo chamber, where all the stories of the bats This book will teach you a lot of things about bats, not the least of which is the distinction between the taste of mosquitoes and moths.

The whole series is also available on DVD and iTunes. At around twelve I decided I wanted to be a writer this came after deciding I wanted to be a scientist, and then an architect. Extra bonus points if you figure out what bats would sound like if they could talk.

However, he is also slightly greedy for power and is nearly persuaded by Goth into eating meat. Shade offers to escort Goth and Throbb south in return for Goth and Throbb’s protection from owls.

I would recommend for fans of the Warriors series and other animal-POV adventure books. Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! After, they find a warehouse or basement,, or something Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

He is gravely injured by Goth and Throbb, and attempts to convince the other pigeons that bats have three-feet wingspans. Silverwing Trade Paperback Eines Tages wird er es allen zeigen: There’s also an element of some bats being tagged with bands by humans and released, and a sort of cult that silvereing up around it. Oenneth is killed by a thunderstorm. Bullies, friends, myths and lots more fun stuff is jammed into this great novel! This allows them to find Hibernaculum.


He kehneth hauled away by the pigeon captain. Son of Ariel and Cassiel, he is very impulsive and brave. I loved it, it was a inspiring story of a small bat who’s bravery is anything but small and determination of a fierce character. Romulus is curious about batkind, and regards them and rats as distant cousins. After they get out I read a couple more pages and completely lost interest and that point.

Silverwing (Silverwing, #1) by Kenneth Oppel

The episodes have also been strung together to make three films. Jarod – Chinook’s pppel and sidekick. However, Remus’ brother Romulus believes their story and guides them out of the sewer. In this epic story of adventure and suspense, Shade is going to need all the help he can find — if he hopes to ever see his family again. Er silveraing ein Charakter der sich stark entwickeln und viel lernen muss. Now, another main point is the fact that marina is banded.

The Silverwing Trilogy

Shade feigns acceptance long enough to put Goth and Throbb to sleep with some of the leaves he saw Zephyr use. Zotz’s teachings are that when a bat eats another bat, he absorbs his energy, which is Goth’s justification of cannibalism. The best result of reading this book, is my grandson has asked for the next two books in the series!

A scientist captures Goth and Throbb, banding them and subjecting them to experimentation, leading to Goth’s mistrust and hatred of humans. This is my very first bat fiction story that I’ve read, and it had made me have a taste for bat stories! On another note, I first bought this novel in a used bookstore and was very delighted to open it at home to find that it had been signed by Kenneth Oppel—a kennetn bonus!


Probably the best part of Silverwing is the characters.

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Shade is clever and resourceful, easily outwitting Goth on more than one occasion. The story is wonderfully written and beautiful. But he’s determined to prove himself on the long, dangerous winter migration to Hibernaculum, millions of wingbeats to the south. While I don’t think the overall story is quite as enjoyable nor the secondary characters as well-deve It was initially hard for me warm to the idea of a book with bat protagonists not that I don’t like bats–I’m just not a big “novels about animals” girl but I loved Oppel’s “Airborn” series and oppel eager for more of his work.

When he was trying to look at kenmeth sun there was an owl.

Silverwing has been adapted into an animated television miniseriesshown on the Canadian cable channel Teletoon and currently being shown on Toon Disney ‘s Jetix.

My husband also really enjoyed this book. The standout for me is Goth, who despite this being a book for younger readers really embodies evil and fills the roll as villain about as well as can be achieved. Brutus’s owls keneth down Tree Haven in response to Shade’s actions. Sivlerwing, however, is still alive to fight another day. Kenneth Oppel is the author of numerous books for young readers.


I didn’t even notice, but now that I know it’s kennwth amazing to me. When Shade wakes up, he sees humans for the first time: I loved it so much I immediately went out and got the sequel, which is also very good. Aside from that I don’t have any real complaints about this book.