“One night, the shiny guys visit fifteen-year-old Colin Lapsley. They don’t speak, but Colin can read their thoughts. They want him to pay for the terrible thing that he has done. When the shiny guys won’t go away, Colin is admitted to ward 44. Ther he discovers an alien world, a powerful weapon, a gentle giant, and a girl who may be able to see what he can see.”
Penguin Books Australia
This book is for an older reader (15-17) who is interested in a really meaty drama that can also get a bit weird. As well as funny. I really enjoyed it and it was quite different to most Young Adult fiction.