Back on the roller coaster ride of Mr. Reilly’s thrillers, this one featuring “Scarecrow”. An isolated research station in Antartica and the discovery of an “alien” craft sets of a race for the current world superpowers to attain the knowledge available from alien intelligence. The lengths they will go to in order to acquire this knowledge is boundless. Although some of the scenarios in the book go well past the improbable that is what makes these books so appealing. If you are looking for an escape for a little while … Mr. Reilly definitely offers it.