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CHARACTERS Ice Tomb

E origin of the hotspot Along the way Erica unearths scientific marvels that might just prove her own theory But why is the ice sheet littered with bodies Is the activity under the ice the remnants of an ancient civilization or is there a sinister explanation To discover the truth Erica will have to join forces with the man she despises a man who’s on the moonA Note From the AuthorDear Potential ReaderIce Tomb is a novel I wrote ten years ago I attempted a rewrite performed some minor surgery but ultimately made few changes since other projects were consuming my time and imagination It blends ROMANTIC elements with SCI FI both hard science and fantastical Although several critics enjoyed the story it has flaws the product of an initial effort and a Hollywood influenced im. Great near future sci fi on things that could happen or will happen Very believable

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Ice Tomb

The year is Deep within the Antarctic Ice Sheet a hotspot suddenly appears on satellite tracking The US science team sent from McMurdo Station to investigate finds an icy graveyard Minutes later their transmission is cut off The last sounds heard over the radio are their screams NASA lures volcanologist Erica Daniels to a conference in Houston by promising to consider her for their upcoming mission establishing the first moon base Instead her archrival and ex lover David Marsh gets the plum assignment while she’s sent to Antarctica to lead a new team beneath the ice An irritating British archaeologist and a brilliant Russian astrophysicist join her on a journey through unforgiving snowscapes and mysterious ice tunnels They present her with extraordinary suggestions for th. Originally posted on Simple Joys in LifeA few weeks ago my boyfriend and I went to BookSale and purchased five books which cost ten pesos each Pretty cheap right One of the books we bought was Ice Tomb a science fiction written by Deborah JacksonI am not a sci fi fan so I didn t expect that this book would excite me and make me want to read inside a moving vehicle I don t normally do that no no for our eyes But Ice Tomb is just worth all the trouble It is sooo goodIce Tomb is a story about Erica and David scientists rivals and ex lovers Erica Daniels is a volcanologist whose dream was to set foot on the moon She thought she had a chance a this dream when NASA invited her to a conference Instead she was sent to Antarctica where a hotspot suddenly appeared Worse David Marsh was the one who got sent to the moonErica soon discovered that the hotspot wasn t only about the unusual thermal activity in the Antarctic Ice Sheet There are bodies trapped in ice David on the other hand discovered something eually unusual on the moonIce Tomb at ten pesos is a rare find It is totally gripping I found myself hooked after the first chapter and as I went on further I didn t want to stop reading It gets exciting with every chapter it almost felt like I was watching a mystery slash suspense slash romantic movie Yes there s a romantic element too What s good about this book is that its romantic twist didn t take the focus off the suspense It has just the right balance between Erica and David s love story and their mysterious uestI must commend Deborah Jackson for writing a gem The book is really well researched You d feel as if you re really in Antarctica or on the moon once you ve read this I also love Erica s character All that women empowerment fits the story Plus this book clearly shows that behind every man s success is a woman LiterallyThe novel may have weaknesses but I barely noticed them because the good points are just overpowering I really loved this book and I hope people gets to read this

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Agination which is why I've re released it as a cent fun read rather than serious thought provoking SF EnjoyTop Pick“Ice Tomb is set in the near future and the science in the fiction is very plausible A fast paced story with plenty of twists this book reads like a classic sci fi tale The characters are well drawn the action plentiful and the outcome surprising”– RT BOOKclub MagazineEditor’s Pick“She may be a new kid on the science fiction block but Ottawa writer Deborah Jackson could well rank up there one day with the likes of Isaac Asimov or Arthur C Clarke”“Ice Tomb is surprising not just for its entirely believable plot and well crafted suspense but because it has all the earmarks of a tale written by a sci fi master”– Mike Gillespie The Ottawa Citizen. He gazed up into Erica s enormous cobalt eyes frothing with concern or was it pityIf it weren t for the gems like the one above I would consider giving the book three stars I liked the first half it was a solid set up to an Antarctic mystery but the second half was too technobabbly and the romantic suspence was just meh


10 thoughts on “Ice Tomb

  1. says:

    Originally posted on Simple Joys in LifeA few weeks ago my boyfriend and I went to BookSale and purchased five books which cost ten pesos each Pretty cheap right? One of the books we bought was Ice Tomb a science fiction written by Deborah JacksonI am not a sci fi fan so I didn’t expect that this book would excite me and make me want to read inside a moving vehicle I don’t normally do that no no for our eyes But Ice Tomb is

  2. says:

    Ice Tomb by Deborah Jackson is one of very few books which I disliked so much I couldn't finish them In this case I gave up after struggling through about one third of the bookThe premise of Ice Tomb might be fin

  3. says:

    I could suspend my disbelief for a lot of the wackier versions of the story which I will not mention so I can avoid major spoilers But two things I can't forgive 1 On my version of the book there was a polar bear on the cover This takes place in Antarctica Probably a failure on the publisher'sbook designer's part but still 2 How did David manage to successfully steal Erica's thesis? Yes he took the printed copy and wiped all the backups s

  4. says:

    This story grabbed my interest right from the start it’s fast paced and interesting and I had a hard time putting it down I especially liked t

  5. says:

    Great near future sci fi on things that could happen or will happen Very believable

  6. says:

    This book had a little bit of everything from volcanos a trip to the moon a trip to Antarctica Atlantean myth romance and disappearing scientists It seems like a wide variety but it does tie together to form a cohe

  7. says:

    This an interesting read Jackson did a good job blending portions of hard sc fi with fantasy sc fi The action takes place in 2 brutal unforgiving environments the moon Antarctica There are mysteries about the disappearance of teams sent out before Daniel's team Also mysteries that reuire a volcanologist Some of my favorite reads about people pitted against tremendously dangerous environments that they have to battle for

  8. says:

    He gazed up into Erica's enormous cobalt eyes frothing with concern or was it pity?If it weren't for the gems like the one above I would consider giving the book three stars I liked the first half it was a solid set up to an Antarctic

  9. says:

    Futuristic thrillerI like how Deborah Jackson used the story of Atlantis for part of her plot Strong female characters enrich a typi

  10. says:

    No Just NO Could not even finish it Started out great just got worse and worse It seems a lot is going to happen but it just did not get there I waited and read what seemed like the same thing over and over still waiting Never happe

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