Bear Grylls has become known around the world as one of the most recognised faces of survival and outdoor adventure. His journey to this acclaim started in the UK, where his late father taught him to climb and sail. Trained from a young age in martial arts, Bear went on to spend three years as a soldier in the British Special Forces, serving with 21 SAS. It was here that he perfected many of the skills that his fans all over the world enjoy, watching him pit himself against Mother Nature.
His TV show, MAN VS WILD/BORN SURVIVOR, became one of the most watched programmes on the planet with an estimated audience of 1.2 billion. He also hosts the hit adventure show RUNNING WILD on NBC in America, as well as THE ISLAND WITH BEAR GRYLLS for Channel 4 and MISSION SURVIVE WITH BEAR GRYLLS for ITV in the UK.
He is currently the youngest ever Chief Scout to the UK Scout Association and is an honorary Colonel to the Royal Marines Commandos.
He has authored a number of fiction and non-fiction books, including the Sunday Times top ten bestseller, GHOST FLIGHT, and the number one bestseller, MUD, SWEAT & TEARS.
Find out more at www.beargrylls.com or follow him on Twitter @BearGrylls
A gripping thriller set in the darkest of days -- Jonathan Ross
Will resonate with fans of classic spy thrillers . . . a modern-day conspiracy to raise Hitler's Third Reich from the ashes * Mail on Sunday *
Unputdownable! Bear has made the leap into fiction with great ferocity -- Sir Ranulph Fiennes
If you're looking for an entertaining read, a good story and a how to survive the most challenging of conditions then this is definitely the book for you. I thoroughly enjoyed the read and can't wait to see what happens next as Bear leaves the door open at the end and you know full well that something's about to happen in the future. -- Miles Orchard * Milo Rambles *
Brilliantly done... [This is a] thought-provoking read with a story that is, at times, frighteningly realistic and believable. The whole has been beautifully researched. * Book Addict Shaun *
[A] fast and furious debut novel * Press Association *
An impressively strong fiction debut from one of the best known TV faces of survival and outdoor adventure, Bear Grylls makes full use of his military and survivalist background to deliver a rip-roaring and vividly colourful Boy's Own-style thriller. -- Myles McWeeney * Irish Independent *
Ghost Flight is a great adventure story: huge spiders, deadly piranhas, unforgiving terrains, evil Nazis, and death at every turn. What's not to like? Jason Bourne meets Ban Hope with a dash of Indiana Jones in an adventure series set to continue. * Buzz Magazine *
'This debut thriller by the adventurer Bear Grylls is enthralling. Grylls excels in describing the trials and tribulations of tramping through uncharted Amazon rainforests...' -- Christina Hardyment * THE TIMES *