By Quinton Skinner
Fourteen levels under zero–cold sufficient to freeze the soul.
Lewis Ingraham is chilly. He’s misplaced his spouse to melanoma, his government occupation, his as soon as yes grip at the international round him. All that he can carry directly to is his appealing daughter Jay, a super pupil who has develop into a suffering unmarried mom. yet he sees that even Jay is commencing to slip clear of him, in want of Stephen, her self-important boyfriend. This time Lewis goes to struggle back.
But whilst Lewis takes out his fury on Stephen, he ignites a series response of violence. Now iciness is bearing down on Minnesota. hope, guilt, and rage are swirling within the snow. And a heinous crime is ready to steer 3 humans down a steep and unforgiving slope–into a realm of chilly, difficult truth.
Set in a chillingly barren milieu and invoking comparisons to Donald Westlake’s bestselling vintage The Ax, 14 levels under Zero is a beautiful, provocative, and totally unforgettable adventure in mental suspense and American noir–fashioned from the warmth of standard lives.
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