"First Dark Reflections and now the Wolkenvolk both have strong girls as protagonists. When do you decide to use female main characters?
Kai Meyer: The Wolkenvolk trilogy has a male protagonist, the Wave Walkers and the Merle trilogies have male supporting figures that are on par. I’m not quite sure myself where people get the impression I only write about girls and women. This question pops up quite frequently. But nobody asks J. K. Rowling why her books are called „Harry Potter“ and not „Hermione Granger“."