The new series from best-selling Sophie McKenzie as she follows up her award winning novels; Girl Missing and Blood Ties. This new group of books entitled The Medusa Project begins with The Set-Up as she introduces us to the characters in an action-packed start. 14-year-old Nico is sitting in assembly when he causes havoc by banging windows and smashing vases. There is just one twist: he’s doing it all with his mind. Upon discovering his new telekinetic skills he tries to fulfil his many ambitions with the help of the charming Jack and the arrogant Dylan, money, fame and the capture of his dream girl Kitty. Unfortunately for Nico he will find that the scientist that gave him his gift is long dead and that he also gave this gift to 3 others. And now the four of them are being tracked down. Nico will face many adversities as he tries to obtain information about his companions and the Medusa gene which is now taking over his life. Will he manage to survive the dangers that face him or will he succumb to the strength of his own power? Sophie McKenzie has written an addictive new series that will attract attention from the whole children’s market. A fabulous new story that winds up adventure to a thrilling climax only for the reader to pleasantly realise the plot will continue in the next book. This is a line of books to watch out for if you enjoy adventure, action, mystery and science all rolled into one brilliant tale. It would be an enjoyable read for anyone 10+ who is a comprehensive reader and if you love the story remember to look out for the next book in the series, The Hostage.