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Alasdair Beag, aged 12, goes to the Isle of Skye to take over his inheritance, but before he even gets there he finds himself involved in a mysterious episode on a train. One of the men gives him a message which plunges him into a mystery; a mystery involving atomic scientists and spies. But Alasdair knows too much; and the gang will do anything to stop anybody knowing about their scheme – including murder...

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  • Reading Age: 11+
  • Reading Aloud Age: 10+

One of the major characters dies.

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