: Fragment: A Novel (): Warren Fahy: Books. Fragment: A Novel and millions of other books are available for instant access. view. Fragment (Random House, ), is a science-based thriller by bestselling author and screenwriter, Warren Fahy. The novel focuses on a crew of young. Riding the crest of a wave of hype proclaiming it the summer beach novel of (and if things go as I’m sure Warren Fahy’s agent intends, the summer.
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Then the ship receives an emergency signal from the island. Aug 29, Meagan rated it really liked it Shelves: Naturally, the book requires a large suspension of disbelief. First of all, I’m so glad I got this for free. The crew of a reality show discovers a long lost island that harbors a unique secret–there are strains of life here that have followed a different path of development.
The characters were cardboard and the story seemed like a bad imitation of Michael Crichton. I was expecting absolutely nothing from this book, and was blown away by how much fun it was. In Fathomlessthe greatest predator the world has ever known is coming home in It is here the author lectures, and as a reader, if you are more interested in the “thriller” and less in the “science,” it is here you will find yourself getting frustrated with the pace of the story.
Their subject, however, is anything but human. For a director dying for drama, a distress call from Henders Island—a mere blip on any radar—might be just the ticket.
Great story, from beginning to end. As StatLab continues to disintegrate, Nell explains that the creatures on the island are extremely dangerous and could compromise the global ecosystem. In some ways this novel was predictable. A beautiful new hardback was released within the past month!
They are not human. Worse for me at least is that I feel like Warren missed some opportunities at character development. About Fragment In this powerhouse of suspense—as brilliantly imagined as Jurassic Park and The Ruins —scientists have made a startling discovery: Dan Simmons Narrated by: May Learn how and when to remove this template message.
Two of the zoologists from the fayh are invited, and then basically kidnapped by a Russian billionaire and taken to an underground city.
: Fragment: A Novel (): Warren Fahy: Books
I didn’t feel like you couldn’t change a few things to close them though. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Aug 10, Jason rated it did qarren like it Shelves: Aboard is a cast of ambitious young scientists. This is a work of outstanding and original scholarship. Looking for More Great Reads?
Then we’re given a delicious little episode of a ship’s crew warreen attacked by some mysterious monster on a remote island. Conflicts between generations arise as they struggle to understand one another and grapple with an unknowable alien intellect.
And while you’re drawn in by the science and astounded by the grandeur of Pobedograd, you might frwgment for a second that Warren Fahy is one hell of an action writer! A distress call leads the crew to unexplored Henders Island, where they encounter a host of terrifying new organisms.
However, there were a couple of things that almost made me hurl it across the room. Warren Fahy builds a completely new ecosystem from the ground up and explains it in a way that makes sense, from the base of the food chain all the way up to the new and deadly apex predator.
Deep beneath the Ural Mountains, in an underground city carved out by slave labor during the darkest hours of the Cold War, ancient caverns hold exotic and dangerous life-forms that have evolved in isolation for countless millennia.
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