The Winter Over is a one-of-a-kind mystery thriller that will grab your attention from the very first page and keep you up all night. It's action-packed, fast-paced, suspenseful and full of tension. Shackleton is a research facility that's based in the South Pole and each year, the team that works at the facility has to deal with 9 months of total isolation, full-on darkness, and quite a challenging climate.
Yes, these people are used to handling extreme situations, but even they are not ready for what's coming for them. Cass, the main character of the book, is a 30+ mechanical engineer who wanted nothing more but to forget about her troubled past and to move on with her life. Starting a new life in Antarctica, miles away from any kind of civilization, seemed like the perfect thing for her.
However, a tragic death of a colleague triggers a chain of blood-chilling incidents that puts the woman and the rest of the crew through a harsh test. The team consists of 44 men and women, and their sanity is about to be challenged like never before. They are cut from the rest of the world, and help is not coming. They can only rely on themselves and their ability to work together and unite against a common enemy.
The tension keeps rising, and Cass will have to find the necessary strength and wit to survive the harsh climate and a merciless threat that's coming after every single person on the station. Matthew Iden wrote a page-turning, adrenaline-pumping thriller that will make you guess and second-guess on every step of the way. The Winter Over is a cold, dark and captivating book that will be greatly appreciated by the true fans of the genre.