Into the Drowning Deep
Author: Grant Mira
Package Dimensions: 37x242x672
Number Of Pages: 448
Release Date: 14-11-2017
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New York Times bestselling author Mira Grant, author of the renowned Newsflesh series, returns with a novel that takes us to a new world of ancient mysteries and mythological dangers come to life.
The ocean is home to many myths,
But some are deadly. . .
Seven years ago the
Atargatis set off on a voyage to the Mariana Trench to film a mockumentary bringing to life ancient sea creatures of legend. It was lost at sea with all hands. Some have called it a hoax; others have called it a tragedy.
Now a new crew has been assembled. But this time they’re not out to entertain. Some seek to validate their life’s work. Some seek the greatest hunt of all. Some seek the truth. But for the ambitious young scientist Victoria Stewart this is a voyage to uncover the fate of the sister she lost.
Whatever the truth may be, it will only be found below the waves.
But the secrets of the deep come with a price.
“Grant’s heady brew of visceral horror, fascinating science, and, of course, the hubris of mankind in the face of the awesome unknown is irresistible. A claustrophobic, deep-sea terror tale that will leave readers glad to be safely on dry land.”―
“Absolutely delivers on beastly terror…. Best-selling author Mira Grant is one of today’s best horror authors, and
Into the Drowning Deep takes its place among her best work.”―
“Will unnerve and enthrall even seasoned horror fans. . . Mira Grant masterfully ratchets the tension up and down, holding readers firmly in her grip.”―
“Grant’s skillfully crafted story combines science, horror, and mystery into a gripping novel of terror on the sea.”―
Library Journal (starred review)
RT Book Reviews
“Entertained and enraptured from the first page to the last.”―
“Engrossing and adrenaline-fueled”―
“A U.S. presidential campaign set in a zombie-infested future bears an eerie resemblance to the way we live now. Simply jump in and enjoy … a whip-smart thriller overflowing with sharp ideas and social commentary.”―
Kirkus (starred review) on Feedback
“Astonishing … a fascinating exploration of the future.”―
New York Times on Newsflesh series
“While there’s plenty of zombie mayhem, political snark, and pointedly funny observations here, the heart of this book is about human relationships, which are still the most important thing in the world…even in a world where you might have to shoot the person you love most in the head, just to stop them from biting off your face.”―
Locus on Feed
“Feed is a proper thriller with zombies. Grant doesn’t get carried away with describing her world or the virus. She’s clearly thought both out brilliantly, but she doesn’t let it get in the way of a taut, well written story.”―
SFX on Feed
“The story starts with a bang as corruption, mystery, danger and excitement abound.”―
RT Book Reviews (4.5 stars) on Feed
“Gripping, thrilling, and brutal… Shunning misogynistic horror tropes in favor of genuine drama and pure creepiness, McGuire has crafted a masterpiece of suspense with engaging, appealing characters who conduct a soul-shredding examination of what’s true and what’s reported.”―
Publishers Weekly (Starred Review) on Feed
“Intelligent and intense, a thinking-person’s post-apocalyptic zombie thriller set in a fully-realized future that is both fascinating and horrifying to behold.”―
John Joseph Adams on Feed
“I can’t wait for the next book.”―
N.K. Jemisin on Feed
“It’s a novel with as much brains as heart, and both are filling and delicious.”―
The A. V. Club on Feed
“OK, all of you readers who want something weighty and yet light, campy and yet smart, horror with heart, a summer beach read that will stay in your head and whisper to you “what if,”
Deadline is just what you are looking for.”―
RT Book Reviews on Deadline
“Deft cultural touches, intriguing science, and amped-up action will delight Grant’s numerous fans.”―
Publishers Weekly (Starred Revi