S. T. O. R. M.’s second action-filled mission takes them to Venice
STORM are . . .
Will Knight: 14. Inventive genius. Creates cutting-edge gadgets.
Andrew Minkel: 14. Software millionaire. Founder of STORM.
Gaia: 14. Brilliant chemist with a habit of blowing stuff up.
Two high profile burglaries have hit the headlines in Venice. CCTV footage shows a strange spectral form at the crime scenes and the thefts are soon dubbed the work of Il Fantasma – The Ghost. STORM – called to investigate – suspect that the Ghost is part of a larger, more sinister plan – involving a secret cult, quantum computers, and a plot to plunge the world into chaos . . .
Armed with brilliant brains, high-speed boats and a mass of mind-boggling gadgets can STORM find the mind behind the mayhem – the unknown Ghostmaster?
Published by Macmillan in the UK and, as The Ghost Machine, by Dial in the US.
I bought this book for my son, but decided to read it too. And good thing I did, because – in my opinion, this is the story that will appeal to readers of all ages, grabbed me straight away, full of action, quick read and some scientific info as well.I am not scared of ghosts any more:) I could not put it down and finished it before my son.