Teenage superspy Alex Rider is enlisted by the national security
services again - this time for a routine reconnaissance mission at
the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. But before long, Alex finds
himself caught up in a terrifying chain of events that leads from
the Chinese Triad gangs in London to an undercover assignment in
Cuba. Alex begins to make chilling links between suspicious deaths,
an illegal nuclear weapons deal and the plans of his host, Russian
General Sarov, for the future of the world...