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Author: Douglas Preston Narrator: Scott Sowers Publisher: Macmillan Audio Audio Length: Series:The Wyman Ford Series Release Date: January 2010 Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download ISBN: 9781427206824

Publisher Description

In Douglas Preston's Impact, Wyman Ford is tapped for a secret expedition to Cambodia... to locate the source of strangely beautiful gemstones that do not appear to be of this world.

A brilliant meteor lights up the Maine coast... and two young women borrow a boat and set out for a distant island to find the impact crater.

A scientist at the National Propulsion Facility discovers an inexplicable source of gamma rays in the outer Solar System. He is found decapitated, the data missing.

High resolution NASA images reveal an unnatural feature hidden in the depths of a crater on Mars... and it appears to have been activated.

Sixty hours and counting.

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  • I highly recommended Impact on all levels. It is one of the best books I have ‘read' in a long time.

    - SF Revu
  • “Scott Sowers's fully voiced reading is perfect...Sowers's accomplished, finely tuned pacing will keep listeners hooked. Great family listening for a long journey.

    - SoundCommentary.com
  • Be warned, once you start listening to this you'll will not want to switch it off... Definitely recommended!

    - SFCrowsnest.com

Customer Reviews

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  • Overall Performance: 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5

    " Loved the sci-fi angle, twists and turns "

    - Carol, 5/15/2011
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    " Good thriller, The ex-cia monk from T-rex Cannoyn and Blasphomy is back "

    - Randy, 5/8/2011
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    " Quite a lively story; however, I find the information in the epilogue too convenient. "

    - Kona, 4/27/2011
  • Overall Performance: 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5

    " I think the main reason I liked this book is because it used a setting I was intimately familiar with...New Harbor, ME. "

    - Lady, 4/16/2011
  • Overall Performance: 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5

    " Another fun thriller by Preston.....enjoy his style, light but interesting. "

    - Marty, 4/15/2011
  • Overall Performance: 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5

    " Fun book, keeps you reading "

    - Morris, 4/9/2011
  • Overall Performance: 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5

    " A very fast paced book-again, had a hard time putting it down "

    - Lynne, 4/5/2011
  • Overall Performance: 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5

    " Its not my most favorite books of Douglas Preston but it is a good one. I enjoyed the action/adventure. read this one if you are between books of your favorite series, but it was not a page turner for me. "

    - Tammy, 3/31/2011
  • Overall Performance: 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5

    " Fairly good action thriller. My complaint about Impact is the same as for The Ice Limit - the book ended right as the real story was just getting started. "

    - Tom, 3/26/2011

About the Author

Douglas Preston, a regular contributor to the New Yorker, worked for the American Museum of Natural History. He is an expert horseman who has ridden thousands of miles across the West. He and author Lincoln Child have cowritten numerous bestselling thrillers.

About the Narrator

Scott Sowers is an actor and audiobook narrator. AudioFile magazine named him the 2008 Best Voice in Mystery and Suspense. He is the winner of seven Earphones Awards.