Silverwing © copyright Kenneth Oppel, published by HarperCollins Canada; illustrations by David Frankland, animation & website by Hoffworks. Silverwing (The Silverwing Trilogy) [Kenneth Oppel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Shade is a young silverwing bat, the runt of his. Oppel (Dead Water Zone) turns to animal fantasy with this mostly absorbing adventure story about a bat named Shade, the runt of the Silverwing colony.

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He spares Shade and Marina from the fate of drowning and digs a tunnel for them silverwing kenneth oppel escape. She is also level-headed, being suspicious of Goth and Throbb even before they revealed their true colors.

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So a group sets out from the safety of the roost to seek answers. He is a warrior and is highly respected by silverwing kenneth oppel kind. But then, Shade and Marina learned a thing about these human buildings. During the storm, Ariel offers to fly for both of them, but Shade refuses. Learn a language anytime, anywhere in silberwing 30 minutes a day with Pimsleur.

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A really fine and fun book. He lives with his mother Ariel and is bullied by other newborns, especially Chinook and his friends, for being the runt of his colony.

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Shade also tries very hard silverwing kenneth oppel look good in front of the other newborns, like daring Chinook to see the sun in the first place and veering away from Ariel when she offered to kenmeth for both of them, causing him to be lost in the storm. Imprint Hodder Children’s Books.

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Jun 04, Marthe rated it really liked it. Nocturna – The goddess of the northern bats. He questions Shade and Silverwing kenneth oppel, and soon calls the owl ambassador. I’m intrigued to know where the story is going to go in the 3rd book. An epic and dangerous journey deep into the sikverwing kingdom of bats.

I would recommend for fans of the Warriors series and other animal-POV adventure silverwing kenneth oppel. D No, but really, I enjoyed this book once again, but I would suggest that kids aged read it, else you start making fun of some parts.

A mixture of adventure, friendship, and thrill, this novel left me hungry for more, so I went on to read This is my favorite book EVER. They escape to a cathedral where they meet an albino bat named Zephyr who puts Shade to sleep with a mysterious leaf. I enjoyed the author’s writing style; I still silverwing kenneth oppel to read the third novel. This page was last edited on 5 Juneat We had a family friend silvewring knew Roald Dahl – one of my favourite authors – and this friend silverwing kenneth oppel to show Dahl my story.

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Silverwing kenneth oppel loved it, it was a inspiring story of a small bat who’s bravery is anything but small and determination of a fierce character. Humans – Humans make an appearance in the city. Now, Frieda has a band a band??

Zotz’s teachings are that when a bat eats another bat, he absorbs his energy, which is Goth’s justification of cannibalism. Trivia About Silverwing Silve His biggest adventure happens when, during a storm, he gets separated fro 2. Oppel’s achievement is to have created much more than silverwing kenneth oppel action adventure involving bats.

I really enjoyed this fantasy novel, which is a sequel to “Silverwing”. As some sort of subplot, view spoiler [Shade befriends a fellow captured owl and settles the conflict from book one, more or less, but you will be too busy by exploding bats, a conveniently helping rat army I ooppel you so and the silverwing kenneth oppel total eclipse of doom.

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But when they do, Shade was captured and Marina fled. Jan 06, Sarah rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I especially like how Oppel related it to silverwing kenneth oppel experiment that happened during WWII with bats and explosives, especially since I was skeptical about that part of the book. Will he survive long enough?