The Loch

The Loch

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Marine biologist Zachary Wallace once suffered a near-drowning experience in legendary Loch Ness, and now, long-forgotten memories of that experience have begun haunting him. The truth surrounding these memories lies with Zachary's estranged father, Angus Wallace, a wily Highlander on trial for murder. Together the two plunge into a world where the legend of Loch Ness shows its true face.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 541 pages
  • 109.22 x 195.58 x 38.1mm | 340.19g
  • Tor Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Maps
  • 076536302X
  • 9780765363022
  • 132,900

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"Riveting...I'm glad I'm not in a boat, on the Loch, at night." --George Noory, host of Coast to Coast AM

"With The Loch Steve Alten combines meticulous research with riveting storytelling to craft a new genre--the historical science fiction thriller." --Washington Daily News

"The Loch is a compelling page-turner. I couldn't put it down. Steve Alten has proven to be a literary master of the abyss." --Owl Goingback, Bram Stoker Award-winning author of CROTA

"A fast-paced thriller...Alten gives a scientific twist to an old, enduring myth...Michael Crichton meets Dan Brown beneath the waves of Loch Ness." --Dennis Palumbo, author of Writing from the Inside Out
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About Steve Alten

Steve Alten is the best-selling author of the Meg series, including Meg: Hell's Aquarium. A native of Philadelphia, he earned a Bachelor's degree from Penn State, a Masters from the University of Delaware, and a Doctorate from Temple University. He is the founder and director of Adopt-An-Author, a free nationwide teen reading program used in thousands of secondary school classrooms across the country to excite reluctant readers.
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Rating details

4,050 ratings
3.87 out of 5 stars
5 31% (1,236)
4 37% (1,500)
3 24% (983)
2 6% (248)
1 2% (83)
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