By Duncan Kyle

ISBN-10: 1906288712

ISBN-13: 9781906288716

Dr John Edwards, a British health professional residing and dealing in manhattan is drawn into the area of energy politics and espionage while he by accident gets a plea for support from a defecting Russian scientist. at the beginning taken care of with suspicion by way of the CIA, Edwards is reluctantly recruited right into a multi-national group tasked with the rescue of Professor Komarov and the secrets and techniques he holds on a weather engineering venture which may devastate the Western powers.
The merely challenge is that to rescue the Professor, the workforce has first to traverse 200 miles of the frozen Polar sea after which holiday right into a mystery Soviet deploy – and previous nuclear proving floor - at the island of Novaya Zemlya contained in the Arctic Circle.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Cage of Ice PDF

Similar fiction_1 books

Misty's Twilight (Misty, Book 4) by Marguerite Henry PDF

Misty’s Twilight is a component thouroughbred, half Chinoteague pony, and 100% hearth and ability. a right away descendant of the main recognized pony ever, Misty of Chinoteague, Twilight has greatness in her blood. Now it’s her flip to polish, might be as a slicing horse, a jumper, or within the sleek paintings of dressage.

New PDF release: Ethan Frome, Summer, Bunner Sisters

Those 3 brilliantly wrought, tragic novellas discover the repressed feelings and harmful passions of working-class humans a ways faraway from the social milieu often inhabited by way of Edith Wharton's characters.

Ethan Frome is considered one of Wharton's most famed works; it's a tightly built and virtually unbearably heartbreaking tale of forbidden love in a snowbound New England village. summer time, additionally set in rural New England, is frequently thought of a spouse to Ethan Frome-Wharton herself referred to as it “the scorching Ethan”-in its portrayal of a tender woman's sexual and social awakening. Bunner Sisters happens within the slim, dusty streets of overdue nineteenth-century manhattan urban, the place the restricted yet peaceable lives of 2 spinster shopkeepers are shattered after they meet a guy who turns into the unworthy concentration of all their pent-up hopes.

All 3 of those novellas characteristic lifelike and haunting characters as vibrant as any Wharton ever conjured, and jointly they supply an excellent advent to the shorter fiction of 1 of our best writers.

Download e-book for iPad: Modèle réduit by Danielle Mémoire

Existant un vaste corpus, on se suggest, dans un most advantageous temps, d’examiner les stipulations sous lesquelles en prélever un fragment assez décemment lengthy pour en faire un livre. Il est décidé, dans un moment temps, que c’est en cet examen même que consistera le livre.

Download e-book for iPad: Shut Up and Deal: A Novel by Jesse May

In 1987, there has been legalized poker in Nevada and in a single county of California. writer Jesse may possibly used to be seventeen years outdated and already hooked. through 1996, poker can be legally performed in casinos in over twenty states of the union and 5 international locations in Europe. Legalization replaced the face of poker, and because the online game got here of age, so did might, who by means of 1989 had dropped out of the college of Chicago after 12 months as a result of irreconcilable modifications among Tuesday- and Thursday-morning sessions and Monday- and Wednesday-night poker video games.

Extra resources for A Cage of Ice

Example text

Blood, anyway. But there was nothing so dramatic, and when I tilted his body forward there was no hole or cut in the smooth material of his coat. It was beginning to look like natural causes. I turned to the door, intending to behave like a good citizen and call the police, but two things got in the way. The first was his desk, a big, handsome mahogany affair with a tooled leather top in red. Papers were scattered all over it. I do mean scattered, and Professor Ward didn’t strike me as the type to work with papers all over the place, some right way up and some not.

He told me the licence number. ’ I felt suddenly cold, and looked up at him. ‘It’s not true. ’ he said. Jane was staring at me, too. She was deeply suspicious now. But there was no way of denying it; they’d have checked the number. ‘Yes. ’ Clammy sweat prickled in my hair. I said, ‘The MG’s in New York. ’ ‘Sure,’ he said. ‘That’s why it was seen here. Around three o’clock. But we’ll play it your way. ’ ‘I was—’ I hesitated. I had been in my apartment, staring at the ceiling and wondering, but there wasn’t a way in the world of proving it.

Ahead of me a car pulled away from the kerb and drove away sedately. It was a sedate street. But finally I saw it and turned into the driveway, stopped the car and got out. The gravel crunched under my feet as I walked towards the four steps that led up to the front porch. It was one of those big, old, white-painted, wooden houses with louvred shutters on the windows and plenty of both space and charm. Businessmen’s homes are painted oftener, but I’d settle for one 43 like this. The bell was set in the door pillar and I pressed it.

Download PDF sample

A Cage of Ice by Duncan Kyle


by Kevin
4.2

Rated 4.70 of 5 – based on 32 votes