Once the magnificent red-billed chough was king of the Cornish skies. But for two hundred years, numbers of these beautiful, aerobatic birds have dwindled in the face of persecution and a changing landscape. Now there are none left. Until one day, a watcher on a cliff sees three shapes swooping in over the sea and hears a haunting cry...Shadows in the Sky plunges you into the heart of the birds' world and their struggle for survival. Will the choughs remain exiled from their homeland or will they return to reclaim the skies? This enthralling tale of bravery, beauty and tenacity in a changing world will appeal to confident young readers and adults alike.