Special Operations: Death Ray

Special Operations: Death Ray

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FRANCE, JANUARY 1941 The Second World War is raging and Britain is staring at defeat. Intelligence indicates that the Nazis have built a deadly weapon on the French coast. Could a Death Ray really exist? There's only one way to find out - to steal it. Finn, Loki and Freya are fully trained agents with Special Ops. Officially, they don't exist - they're perfect for this secret and dangerous mission. A story inspired by one of the most amazing raids of WWIIshow more

Product details

  • 9+
  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 21mm | 235g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Corgi Childrens
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0552573604
  • 9780552573603

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"This exciting Finn Gunnersen adventure continues the story of Finn and his friends. The author firmly roots his story in fact, giving his readers a very accurate picture of what is was like to be in Europe during World War II" * Through the Looking Glass *show more

About Craig Simpson

Craig Simpson spent his childhood in southern England. At eighteen he headed off to veterinary school in Bristol but soon realized that in the wrong hands a scalpel could do more harm than good, and switched to studying science. He spent a while juggling test tubes before realizing there had to be more to life. After fifteen years scaling the corporate ladder, and travelling widely he became an independent consultant. A keen amateur historian, inspired by true stories he then abandoned the rat-race to write adventure novels. He now lives between the New Forest and the Hampshire seaside.show more

Back cover copy

France, January 1941. The Second World War is raging and Britain is in trouble. Intelligence indicates that the Nazis have built a deadly weapon on the French coast. Could a death ray really exist? There’s only one way to find out – to steal it. Finn and Loki are Special Ops agents. Officially, they don’t exist – they’re perfect for this undercover mission.show more

Review Text

"This exciting Finn Gunnersen adventure continues the story of Finn and his friends. The author firmly roots his story in fact, giving his readers a very accurate picture of what is was like to be in Europe during World War II"show more

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3 20% (7)
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