By Robert Goddard
Within the spellbinding new secret through the grasp of “the smart twist,” a gaggle of ex-RAF comrades trip to a Scottish fortress for a reunion. yet by the point they achieve their vacation spot, of them are dead.
Harry Barnett is best a cheerful lifestyles in Vancouver together with his spouse and daughter whilst he's introduced again to England through the loss of life of his mom. He intends to spend quite a few days checking out her affairs while an opportunity assembly he'll remorse for the remainder of his existence makes him swap his plans. previous buddies from his nationwide provider days tune Harry right down to his mother’s apartment — the final tackle that they had for him. A lavish reunion has been geared up to mark the 50th anniversary in their RAF days. Harry comes to a decision to go.
During the conflict, Harry and his fellow RAF conscripts spent 3 months in a Scottish citadel the place they acted as guinea pigs in a mental scan. The reunion is to occur within the related fort. it will likely be an opportunity to determine acquaintances, settle previous rankings and lay a number of ghosts to rest.
The celebration starts at the educate as much as Aberdeen, until eventually the plain suicide of 1 in their quantity shatters the vacation surroundings. Their arrival in Scotland turns out lower than a cloud, and whilst one other comrade dies quickly after their arrival, Harry is gripped by means of a feeling of foreboding. to boot, the memories of the outdated comrades in their time within the citadel are frighteningly various, and unexplained occasions from 1955 nonetheless hang-out them. As Harry attempts to resolve the secret of what quite occurred fifty years in the past, he uncovers a rare mystery that convinces him he'll by no means depart the fortress alive.