It's fifty degrees below zero.
It's 2083 and five teens are contestants on a reality TV show, Antarctic Survivor, which is set up to re-create a doomed 1912 attempt to reach the South Pole. But this reality TV is not just an act. The five must struggle to survive the real conditions that killed the original team of experienced explorers and scientists—or die trying.
In the Antarctic, the wind and snow can blow so hard, you can't see your hand in front of your face. Death lurks in every frozen crevasse. What chance does the Antarctic Survivor team have?...Continua
At first I wasn't sure if I would like this book as I thought the premise was cliched. However, soon I found myself enjoying the story as the young teens face many challenges both in Antarctica and back home. I liked the mix of historical events (Scott's expedition) and current events in a future where television ratings determine everything....Continua