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"Dan Simmons writes with the salty grace and precision of Patrick O'Brian. But in piling supernatural nightmare upon historical nightmare, layering mystery upon mystery, he has produced a turbocharged vision of popular doom." -"Men's Journal"
Greeted with excited critical praise, this extraordinary novel-inspired by the true story of two ice ships that disappeared in the Arctic Circle during an 1845 expedition-swells with the heart-stopping suspense and heroic adventure that have won Dan Simmons praise as "a writer who not only makes big promises but keeps them" ("Seattle Post-Intelligencer"). THE TERROR chills readers to the core.
"Brutal, relentless, yet oddly uplifting, THE TERROR is a masterfully chilling work." -Entertainment Weekly
"In the hands of a lesser writer than Dan Simmons, THE TERROR might well have dissolved into a series of frigid days and three-dog nights. But Simmons is too good a writer to ignore the real gold in his story-its beleaguered cast." -Bookpage
"Guaranteed to have readers pulling their covers up to their noses, THE TERROR will make for a blood-freezing, bedtime read this winter-and any season thereafter." -Pages
Title: The Terror: A Novel
Categories: Horror SC,
Publisher: Back Bay Books: December 2007
ISBN Number: 0316017450
ISBN Number 13: 9780316017459
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Used - Acceptable
Item: 1.50 Item
Seller ID: 458563
Description: Light edge and cover wear with unmarked pages. Domestic orders shipped with USPS tracking numbers.