Beyond the Ice Limit Lib/E: A Gideon Crew Novel (Compact Disc)

Beyond the Ice Limit Lib/E: A Gideon Crew Novel By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child, David W. Collins (Read by) Cover Image
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That thing is growing again. We must destroy it. The time to act is now ...

With these words begins Gideon Crew's latest, most dangerous, most high-stakes assignment yet. Failure will mean nothing short of the end of humankind on earth.

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: Glinn and his team must 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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781478939610
ISBN-10: 1478939613
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Publication Date: May 17th, 2016
Language: English
Series: Gideon Crew