Takes the reader by the throat, Observer
|First published in 2006|
|Count Ugo Carnifex|
An Eton boy’s family disappears at sea. James uncovers a shadowy society operating in a hidden corner of the school. And far from England, in the bandit-infested interior of Sardinia, a sinister Italian count has built himself a mountain fortress. Is there a connection?
Young Bond is about to find out – and face a lethal group of villains beneath the burning Mediterranean sun.
An action adventure with lots of fights… a driving plot that you have to see resolved. Sunday Times