Author(s): Des Hunt
Take one cutting-edge science professor. Add two shocking laboratory explosions. Mix in an avalanche of cryptic messages and three science-geek students-and you have the recipe for a nuclear device that could solve all of humankind's energy problems! Max, Jian Xin and Cleo are making something spectacular for the ExpoFest science fair. If it works, their machine will be worth a fortune... but is it worth a life?
Shortlisted for New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults: HELL Children's Choice Junior Fiction 2016.