Before the name became a legend. Before the boy became the man. Meet Bond. James Bond. An Eton boy_x001A_s family disappears at sea. James uncovers a shadowy society operating in a hidden corner of the school. And far from England, in the bandit-infested interior of Sardinia, a sinister Italian count has built himself a mountain fortress. Is there a connection? Young Bond is about to find out - and face a lethal group of villains beneath the burning Mediterranean sun. James Bond has discovered danger. Now it_x001A_s come looking for him... This is the second amazing Young Bond adventure from bestselling author Charlie Higson.