By Anthony Horowitz
Whilst an research right into a sequence of mysterious deaths leads brokers to an elite prep university for rebellious childrens, MI6 assigns Alex Rider to the case. prior to he understands it, Alex is putting out with the sons of the wealthy and strong, and whatever feels flawed. those former juvenile delinquents have grew to become well-behaved, studious—and identical—overnight. it truly is as much as Alex to determine who's masterminding this nefarious plot, sooner than they locate him.
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