As a feature, Silverwing is a compelling fish out of water, coming of age, against all odds journey in which a pair of unlikely heroes triumph in their own ways: Shade, by being curious, determined, and ultimately, courageous. Marina, by being intuitive, strategic, and tenacious.
As a series, we have the freedom to explore the world of the books in an expansive way, exploring the evolution of character motivations, relationships, and additional world-building opportunities.
It’s an inspiring story of personal potential vs. limiting beliefs, friendship and loyalty, and an exploration of the beneficial and destructive nature of belief; the power of intellectual freedom.
The laws that condemn the bats to darkness further also explores the theme of Orwell’s Animal Farm, that ‘absolute power corrupts absolutely, and how this corruption shapes prejudice and paradigm.