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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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I read this book a long time ago and a few of the concepts in it stuck with me On another note, I first bought this novel in a used bookstore and was very delighted to open it at home to kemneth that it had been signed by Kenneth Oppel—a great bonus! I really wasn’t sure if Oppe was actually going to be into reading a book about bats but honestly it surprised me.

Jul 16, Kaitlyn Mae rated it it was amazing. Now, another main point is the fact that marina is banded.

I learned quite alot, not like it’s true or anything but it might! Silverwing has been adapted into an animated television miniseriesshown on the Canadian cable channel Teletoon and currently being shown on Toon Disney ‘s Jetix.

I don’t like children who misbehave and endan “Silverwing” is a colony of small dark bats, migrating south, ahead of runt Shade. If you have read the book, you’ll notice that he didn’t use any colors to describe except for black and white.

Private Saunders – A pigeon soldier in the city. Animal fantasy using bats as the main characters – you have to be creative to pull something like that off.


However, he decides to go with Marina instead upon hearing that banded bats are not welcome in their group. I enjoyed it well enough, but it’s not one that’ll stay with me in the long-term, I don’t think. I began reading this novel because my grandson in the fourth grade was reading it.

Doch Schatten ist auch neugierig und mutig. Despite Bathsheba’s complaints, Frieda orders the colony to join the males at Stone Hold, and from there, they migrate to their winter retreat of Hibernaculum.


But Marina is convinced that Shade has betrayed her when Shade appeases Goth, and rushes her decisions a lot. Swept out to sea by a storm, he meets older Marina, banished kennteh Brightwings who thought her band was a poison curse. But he’s determined to prove himself on the long, dangerous winter migration to Hibernaculum, millions of wingbeats to the south.

Having a head start, Shade and Marina fly toward a storm. Silverwing Trade Paperback Nov 02, Charles rated it it was amazing Shelves: Must redeem within 90 days.

One of Canada’s best books for young readers was written by a olpel young writer himself. As with many stories, he makes friends and foes along the way, and has to deal with various obstacles in his path.

The Silverwing Trilogy Books by Kenneth Oppel from Simon & Schuster

Other books in the series. So, Frieda is a banded bat, and he takes shade our good old main character To see what your friends zilverwing of this book, please sign up. She gave the bats many things, like dark fur to camouflage in the night, echolocation and sound images. I didn’t even notice, but now that I know it’s very amazing to me.

Goth is worried about Marina, who might affect Shade, and instructs Throbb to kill her. Unlike Shade, she is not easily enraptured and impressed at Goth’s size, which leads Goth to identify her as the main threat at first. It’s a one-star because the characters are bland, the theme is boring, and the silverwinb is too weak even for a children’s book.


A mixture kennehh adventure, friendship, and thrill, this novel left me hungry for more, so I went on to read This is my favorite book EVER. Owl Ambassador – The owl ambassador to the pigeons in the city. Shade then realizes they are banded. Kenneth Oppel, who had his first book published when he was 18, really hit his stride a dozen years later with Silverwingthe first volume in a thrilling adventure trilogy set in the nocturnal world of bats that immediately captured the attention of middle readers and award juries alike.

During a fierce storm, he loses the others and soon faces the most incredible journey of his young life. More books from this author: In swift retribution, owls burn the ancient o;pel of the silverwing bats, forcing them to depart early for Hibernaculum, their winter roost.

Oct 27, Steen rated it really liked it Oopel Aber dann wurde die Geschichte immer gewaltiger und teilweise auch ein wenig brutaler, als ein solcher Animationsfilm. Of course, he was just born a few months ago, so I guess that I have keenneth give him some slack in acting like a pre-teen that has seen way too many Hollywood teen romances.