The Edge (A Peak Marcello Adventure) (Paperback)

By Roland Smith

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780544813540, 240pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/6/2015)
Prebound (10/4/2016)

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The International Peace Ascent is the brainchild of billionaire Sebastian Plank: Recruit a global team of young climbers and film an inspiring, world-uniting documentary. The adventure begins when fifteen-year-old Peak Marcello and his mountaineer mother are helicoptered to a remote base camp in the Hindu Kush Mountains on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. When the camp is attacked and his mother taken, Peak has no choice but to track down the perpetrators to try to save her. Fans of the bestselling Peak will be thrilled with this gripping, high-stakes sequel.

About the Author

New York Times best-selling author Roland Smith is the author of twenty-eight young adult novels including Peak, The Edge, Beneath, Above, Sasquatch, Elephant Run, Zach’s Lie,Shatterproof (39 Clues), the Cryptid Hunters series, the I,Q series, and the Storm Runner series. His novels have garnered dozens of state and national book awards. He lives in Portland, Oregon.


Praise For The Edge (A Peak Marcello Adventure)

"Extreme sports meets ruthless killers in a survival-of-the-fittest chase."
School Library Journal