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- Description'THE ICE HOTEL' IS NOW BEING ADAPTED TO SCREEN BY 2011 OSCAR-NOMINATED SCREENWRITERS OF 'THE FIGHTER, ' PAUL TAMASY & ERIC JOHNSON A family, reeling from their eldest son's death, escapes to the Ice Hotel, where an age-old, Arctic magic connects this world to the next... To twin siblings Izzie and Poe McGarity, big brother Rossa is t just the eldest of three children. He is a hero, a leader, a king. Or rather... he was a king. Before his mistake. Before he died. Haunted by visions of Rossa wherever they turn, the twins and their parents accept an invitation to the legendary Ice Hotel, an ermous structure built entirely from sw and ice, thousands of miles to the rth, in the Arctic Circle. What the grief-stricken McGaritys don't kw, is that the Ice Hotel will t only bring them face to face with frigid Arctic winds, powerful huskies built of fur and frost, magnetic fields, fluxes and levitation, mercenary Hunters bent on revenge and a storm thundering towards the polar cap with the force of the cosmos itself; but also, it will bring them closer than they could ever imagine, to Rossa's last, greatest, and most impossible wish.
- Author BiographyMC Foley (melinda corazon foley) was born in Cebu, Philippines, raised in Virginia and resides in West Hollywood, CA. After winning a poetry slam competition in Oakland, CA - MC Foley paid rent with the winnings, and began touring as a performance poet, doing shows across the U.S. and overseas, including tours through the UK and Denmark, where Foley performed on Denmark's national radio station, Radio P3. Foley then wrote/acted lead in The Coconut Masquerade, a play written entirely in verse and produced by Bindlestiff Studio in San Francisco's SOMA district. Segments of Coconut, were featured in theaters around the country including the national Hip Hop Theater Festival and LA's Greenway Court Theater. Now in LA, MC Foley is an active novelist, studying screen and television writer and weekly e-columnist on The Business of Show Institute's e-newsletter, which reaches 40,000+ global subscribers - www.thebusinessofshowinstitute.com. Foley also coordinates the AMPTP (Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers) and Writers Guild of America, West's Showrunner Training Program, which provides training and resources to television writer-producers who are on the verge of running their own shows. The Ice Hotel arose from one awful Saturday in November when a phone call reminded Foley just how fleeting our time is on this earth. After that day, the voices of Rossa, Izzie and Poe, as well as the multitude of stories that weave into the novel, grew swiftly. Until they were too loud to be ignored.
- Author(s)MC Foley
- PublisherCreatespace Independent Publishing Platform
- Date of Publication01/01/2012
- FormatPaperback / softback
- SubjectScience Fiction & Fantasy
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintCreatespace Independent Publishing Platform
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations
- Weight417 g
- Width140 mm
- Height216 mm
- Spine19 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US),Unsewn / adhesive bound
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