Smart beautiful, sometimes uncouth Tanya is now the leader of The Settlement, following the death of her father-in law and mentor David. Tanya's leadership is tested by: other surviving enclaves taking advantage of the leadership change to attack The Settlement; Dealing with her serially unfaithful husband Mark; Contending with the ambitions of brother-in-law General Jonathan Bower, head of the Australian military who wants The Settlement under military control.
In a series of increasing violent confrontations, The Settlement, in very difficult situations, overcomes all challenges and manages to ensure that the military finally falls under civilian control, represented by The Settlement.
About the Author
Guy Hallowes has lived an international lifestyle; born in Kenya, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the UK, he has also lived in South Africa, Botswana, and Canada before settling with wife Diana and their four children on Sydney's leafy north shore.
A Senior Executive in a major international publishing company for twenty years, Guy always harboured a wish to write - a wish that has now been more than fulfilled with four novels dealing with the 'transition' in Africa from Colonial to Majority rule.
Icefall is Guy's fifth novel and the first of a series of thrillers based on the aftermath of cataclysmic events brought on by global warming.