Beyond the Ice Limit

Beyond the Ice Limit

Large Print - 2016 | First edition: May 2016.
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Five years ago, the mysterious and inscrutable head of Effective Engineering Solutions, Eli Glinn, led a mission to recover a gigantic meteorite -- the largest ever discovered -- from a remote island off the coast of South America. The mission ended in disaster when their ship, the Rolvaag, foundered in a vicious storm in the Antarctic waters and broke apart, sinking -- along with its unique cargo -- to the ocean floor. One hundred and eight crew members perished, and Eli Glinn was left paralyzed. But this was not all. The tragedy revealed something truly terrifying: the meteorite they tried to retrieve was not, in fact, simply a rock. Instead, it was a complex organism from the deep reaches of space. Now that organism has implanted itself in the sea bed two miles below the surface -- and it is growing. If it is not destroyed, the planet will be doomed. There is only one hope: for Glinn and his team to annihilate it, a task which requires Gideon's expertise with nuclear weapons. But as Gideon and his colleagues soon discover, the "meteorite" has a mind of its own and it has no intention of going quietly...
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing Large Print, 2016.
Edition: First edition: May 2016.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781455566136
1455566136
Branch Call Number: PREST
Characteristics: 518 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Child, Lincoln - Author

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GGMAX
Jul 27, 2016

One of my least favorites from Preston & Childs.

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KatherineHere
Jun 28, 2016

After reading that this was about a giant seed, I was not able to read further, even tho I am a big fan of Preston & Childs.

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