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Last Man Off Audiobook

Last Man Off

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Publisher's Summary

Antarctica, June 6th, 1998: 23-year-old Matt Lewis has just started his dream job: an observer aboard a deep-sea fishing boat. As the crew haul in their lines for the day, the waves seem bigger than usual - they are casting shadows on the deck. A storm is brewing. What follows is an astonishing story of courage and tragedy. Lewis leads the escape onto three life rafts, where the battle for survival begins.

©2014 Matthew Lewis (P)2014 W F Howes Ltd

What the Critics Say

"Last Man Off is a first-hand account of an ocean tragedy."

"This brilliantly written and thrilling account will be enjoyed by fans of A Perfect Storm and Touching the Void."

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    susan shaughnessy 05-06-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Boring"

    Very boring, too much needless details, there are hundreds if not thousands of sea survival stories just like it.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Harriet S. Leveen Houston, TX 07-04-15
    Harriet S. Leveen Houston, TX 07-04-15 Member Since 2012

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    "Spellbinding"

    This is an amazing story. The narrator is great. I was engrossed with it. The story also sheds insights into the fishing industry, how food arrives on our plates, and the sacrifices made getting it there.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful
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  • Caroline Derman
    South Africa
    12/23/15
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    "Incredible story for the whole family"
    If you could sum up Last Man Off in three words, what would they be?

    rivetting, gripping, informative


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Matt Lewis - he was the main character and he tells an incredible story.


    Which character – as performed by Malcolm Hamilton – was your favourite?

    Matt Lewis. Malcolm Hamilton did an excellent job, but being a South African myself we had a good laugh at the numerous South African accents he attempted - they are very hard to get right!


    Any additional comments?

    This audio book has had my whole family gripped - even my 11 and 14 year old sons. Such an incredible story and it is hard to stop listening. It made a long car trip fly by way too quickly.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Jeff Pinnock
    2/18/15
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    "Sea stories"

    Good book but a little disjointed moved. A bit slow at times but altogether a great story well read I think

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