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Publisher's Summary

Michael Randall flees to the wild seas around the Shetlands to escape an impossible dilemma. There he finds a North Sea oil rig and the unlikely possibility of a new life. But one stormy night this glimmer of hope for the future, and Randall's life itself, is thrown into jeopardy.

©2013 Hammond Innes (P)2013 Audible Ltd

Critic Reviews

"A master story-teller, at his best when the sea is one of the chief characters" ( Daily Telegraph)
"Fast pace, terrific atmosphere, tension...Nobody can do this sort of thing better than Mr Innes" ( Listener)
"Hammond Innes must be one of the best tellers ever of the straightforward adventure in a harsh, well-researched setting" ( Financial Times)

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  • Lee
  • 06-24-18

A superb listen

Or so my husband says. Good story and plot. Worth a credit :) well read by the narrator.