Shade, a young silverwing bat, is lost in a storm on his first migration to Hibernaculum, "millions of wingbeats away." Together with a new friend, Marina, Shade sets forth on a perilous journey to rejoin his colony before winter. What adventures and dangers lie in store for Shade and Marina? Can they escape Goth, a huge vampire bat, and keep him from finding the colony at Hibernaculum? Shade must summon all his courage and self-reliance if he is to succeed in his quest. This exciting and suspenseful story is filled with fascinating details about the lives of bats. The adventure continues in Sunwing, the sequel to Silverwing.
Sunwing, the sequel to Silverwing.">