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Jonah Delacroix can’t stand the real world – so he lives most of his life inside a global computer-based virtual world called the Metasphere, where everyone is represented by an avatar. When he discovers the avatar of his dead father, and assumes his online identity, a series of events are unleashed that compel Jonah to race across the real world with a secret society to protect the freedom of all mankind…


Thought-provoking... bang up to date.
YA's the Word
I was soon bowled over and captivated.
Mr Ripleys Enchanted Books
A fast, furious and fun-packed read, the kind of book that gets youngsters raised on a diet of social networking, video games, satellite TV and the internet interested in reading again.
A fantastic, imaginative journey.
Fast-paced and action-packed, Jeff Norton writes an addictive novel with a creative setting.
Totally captivating.
Boys who might normally play sport or computer games rather than read will be drawn to this book with its fast-paced storyline, compelling characters and topical themes of fuel shortages, climate change and economic meltdown.
Family Interest
A tense, dramatic story with plenty of food for thought, packed full of action and many twists to keep you gripped to the end.
Primary Times
As addictive as virtually any game.
Ham & High