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Publisher's Summary

Hungry as the Sea is an enthralling story of revenge, adventure and romance from best-selling author Wilbur Smith.  

'Nick went head down, finning desperately to catch the swirling body which tumbled like a leaf in high wind. He had a fleeting glimpse of Baker's face, contorted with terror and lack of breath, the glass visor of his helmet already swamping with icy water as the pressure spurted through the non-return valve. The Chief's headset microphone squealed once and then went dead as the water shorted it out.'  

Robbed of his wife and ousted from his huge shipping empire, Nick Berg is hell-bent on vengeance. It is the sea which gives him his opportunity. When his arch-rival's luxury liner is trapped in the tempestuous Antarctic, Nick stakes all to pit his powerful salvage tug, the Warlock, in a desperate race against time and the elements.... 

©2018 Wilbur Smith (P)2019 Audible, Ltd

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  • Michele Haines
  • 2019-12-12

What a Writer!

If you haven’t read Wilbur Smith YOU NEED TO! I am so sad because I have now finished all of his series along with all but one of his novels. I’m saving that for an up coming road trip with my husband.
Mr. Smiths writing style is so very extraordinary, vivid, alive, I feel like I am a character in one of his stories his novels are so easy to melt into. I feel as though I can, smell the air, taste the salt of the sea, feel the stinging heat of the desert, touch the minerals and rocks, hike through the jungles, go on Safari, feel the splashing rain, smell the mineral iron smell of blood, ride a horse....I JUST DO NOT KNOW HOW TO EXPRESS HOW FABULOUS THESE NOVELS & SERIES ARE!
***THANK YOU Wilber Smith for sharing your stories with the world, I for one am richer for it.

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  • Deacon Blues
  • 2022-01-09

not Wilbur Smith's best

I was a bit disappointed, way too much wasted time on what I suppose was "passionate love" nonsense and the female characters both seemed very unlikable and artificial stereotypical, histrionic and just wrong.

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  • carol edwards
  • 2021-08-03

Fantastic!

Wilbur Smith books never disappoint! He is the best author ever! I will never stop listening to his books!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2019-09-06

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Great narrator adding to a brilliant captivating story line. Well done to both Wilbur Smith and Ric Jerrom.

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  • JDD
  • 2019-05-06

Fun book

Although not part of series I wish it was. the book is relationship and action packed with a tongue of science fiction.... carried to extremes....

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2020-09-23

Great story

Wilbur Smith always delivers! Great storytelling and captivating plot. Always my first choice author for..