The Ice Limit

The Ice Limit

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Description

National Book Award finalist Julie Anne Peters delivers a moving, classic love story with a coming out theme and a modern twist.
The largest known meteorite has been discovered, entombed in the earth for millions of years on a frigid, desolate island off the southern tip of Chile. At four thousand tons, this treasure seems impossible to move. New York billionaire Palmer Lloyd is determined to have this incredible find for his new museum. Stocking a cargo ship with the finest scientists and engineers, he builds a flawless expedition. But from the first approach to the meteorite, people begin to die. A frightening truth is about to unfold: The men and women of the Rolvaag are not taking this ancient, enigmatic object anywhere. It is taking them.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 512 pages
  • 104 x 170 x 30mm | 249g
  • English
  • Reissue
  • 1455595853
  • 9781455595853
  • 65,109

Review quote

"Breathtakingly tense throughout...for lovers of The Perfect Storm."--Kliatt
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About Douglas J Preston

Preston and Child are co-authors of the Agent Pendergast series as well as the Gideon Crew series. Their novels Relic and The Cabinet of Curiosities were chosen in an NPR poll as two of the hundred greatest thrillers ever written. Preston's acclaimed nonfiction book, The Monster of Florence, is being made into a movie. Lincoln Child has published six novels of his own, including the bestseller The Forgotten Room.
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Rating details

21,483 ratings
3.98 out of 5 stars
5 34% (7,235)
4 38% (8,262)
3 22% (4,670)
2 4% (947)
1 2% (369)
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