Sam sets off to Madagascar and the exotic isles of the Indian Ocean in search of a shell whose deadly venom could provide the antidote for all known toxins. This would provide a godsend to both the world of Science and Humanity in general but one member of Sam s expeditionary party has gone along for another reason: murder! The third instalment in the popular, action-packed Sam Silverthorne series.
Mutli-award winning author Gary Crew is well known for his rich, multi-layered and intensely suspenseful bestselling novels for young adults, as well as his many picture books for younger readers. He lives in Maleny, Queensland and his books include The Inner Circle, The House of Tomorrow, Strange Objects, The Blue Feather, Angel s Gate, No Such Country, The Watertower, In My Father s Room, Old Ridley, Beneath the Surface and The Lantern.