Ice Station (Scarecrow #1)

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Author
Matthew Reilly
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genre
Thriller
Released
01 August, 1998
ISBN
9781742611747

Ice Station (Scarecrow #1)

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Synopsis

The discovery of a lifetime.At a remote ice station in Antarctica, a team of US scientists has found something buried deep within a 100-million-year-old layer of ice. Something made of metal.The law of survival.In a land without boundaries, there are no rules. Every country would kill for this prize.A leader of men.A team of crack United States marines is sent to the station to secure the discovery. Their leader – Lieutenant Shane Schofield, call-sign: SCARECROW. They are a tight unit, tough and fearless. They would follow their leader into hell. They just did...#6 in Australia's Top 100 Favourite Homegrown Reads #44 in ABC My Favourite Book  "Grabs you like seeing a glock pointed at your head. If you want action - and I mean serious action - then pick up Matt Reilly's Ice Station."  Richard Marinko"Some of the wildest and most sustained battles in an action thriller in a long time...non-stop action, lots of explosions - and a little bit of conspiracy."  Chicago Tribune"...a nonstop spray of short, punchy paragraphs and cliffhangers galore, this is grade-A action pulp."  Publishers Weekly"Fans of Clive Cussler will enjoy this first novel by Australian author Reilly."  Library Journal"Alistair MacLean meets the X-Files, in a first novel by Australian writer Reilly thats as silly and satisfying as a wide-screen Hollywood blockbuster."  Kirkus Reviews
Matthew Reilly
About the author

Matthew Reilly

Matthew Reilly is the internationally bestselling author of the Scarecrow novels: Ice StationArea 7ScarecrowScarecrow and the Army of Thieves and the novella Hell Island; the Jack West novels: Seven Ancient WondersThe Six Sacred StonesThe Five Greatest WarriorsThe Four Legendary Kingdoms and The Three Secret Cities; and the standalone novels ContestTempleHover Car RacerThe TournamentTroll MountainThe Great Zoo of China and The Secret Runners of New York.

His books are published in over 20 languages, with worldwide sales of over 7 million copies.

Books by Matthew Reilly

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