The blast ripped apart acres of forest and devastated the remote highland valley where the base was located. No official cause was given for the incident.
Inside were 185 male and female personnel – a mixture of scientists and soldiers. There were also seven teenagers.
This is the story of their last day.
Winner of the Royal Mail Award 2008.
Shortlisted for the Waterstone’s Best Children’s Book, The Angus Book Award, the South Lanarkshire Book Award, The Falkirk Prize and the Stockport Book Award. Also available in the USA.
‘I raced thorough it… Great stuff.’ – Charlie Higson (Young James Bond)
‘A plot that crackles’ – Scotsman Newspaper
‘Hold tight for a non stop thrill ride’ –Teenreads
‘I finished reading it and just said, wow… 9/10’ – Sunday Herald
Publisher: OUP Oxford (4 Jan 2007)
Price: £5.99 (GBP)