When the motto of your village is “never say die,” you have a lot to live
up to …
At home in Canada’s Arctic, Nick Thrasher is an accomplished Inuit hunter
at 15. Still, while bringing home a caribou for his ailing grandfather,
Nick loses the meat to a fearsome creature never before seen in the wild. Half
grizzly and half polar bear, it will soon be known as a “grolar” bear.
to his village, Nick receives a letter from the half brother he’s never met. A
former Grand Canyon river guide, Ryan Powers is now a famous wildlife
photographer. He’ll soon be coming to Nick’s part of the world to raft the
remote Firth River in search of huge herds of migrating caribou. He also wants
to learn what Inuit hunters are saying about climate change in the Arctic. Nick
accepts Ryan’s invitation to come along and help him find the caribou.
down the river, disaster strikes. Nick and Ryan are both thrown into the
freezing river and find themselves under a ceiling of solid ice. With nothing
but the clothes on his back and the knife on his hip, Nick is up against it in
a world of wolves, caribou, and grizzlies. All the while, the monstrous grolar
bear stalks the land.
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