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The terror [electronic resource] : A Novel. Dan Simmons.

Simmons, Dan. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780316137492 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2007.

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Summary, etc.: "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 JournalGreeted 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 be...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 10 - Text Difficulty 12
1290 Lexile.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2007. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3559 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2037 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Thriller.
Genre: Electronic books.

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