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The Loch

The Loch

Steve Alten

Tor Books

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Marine biologist Zachary Wallace once suffered a near-drowning experience in legendary Loch Ness, and now, long-forgotten memories of that experience have begun haunting him. The truth surrounding these memories lies with Zachary's estranged father, Angus Wallace, a wily Highlander on trial for murder. Together the two plunge into a world where the legend of Loch Ness shows its true face.

Chapter One





Sargasso Sea, Atlantic Ocean 887 miles due east of Miami Beach





The Sargasso Sea is a two- million- square- mile expanse of warm water, adrift in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean....

Praise for The Loch

“Riveting…I'm glad I'm not in a boat, on the Loch, at night.” —George Noory, host of Coast to Coast AM

“With The Loch Steve Alten combines meticulous research with riveting storytelling to craft a new genre--the historical science fiction thriller.” —Washington Daily News

The Loch is a compelling page-turner. I couldn't put it down. Steve Alten has proven to be a literary master of the abyss.” —Owl Goingback, Bram Stoker Award-winning author of CROTA

“A fast-paced thriller…Alten gives a scientific twist to an old, enduring myth…Michael Crichton meets Dan Brown beneath the waves of Loch Ness.” —Dennis Palumbo, author of Writing from the Inside Out

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Steve Alten

Steve Alten is the best-selling author of the Meg series, including Meg: Hell's Aquarium. A native of Philadelphia, he earned a Bachelor's degree from Penn State, a Masters from the University of Delaware, and a Doctorate from Temple University. He is the founder and director of Adopt-An-Author, a free nationwide teen reading program used in thousands of secondary school classrooms across the country to excite reluctant readers.

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