Blake, Mortimer and Nasir are en route to Antarctica, hoping to locate Olrik and his Indian and KGB allies and to stop his attack on the Brussels Universal Exposition. Little do they know that their old adversary isn't the one in charge this time. In the frozen wasteland of the sixth continent, Mortimer will be reunited with an old acquaintance and solve the enigma of his younger days-at a terrible price.
Andre Juillard is a celebrated artist with a career spanning more than 35 years. He has worked on famous series such as Les Sept Vies de L'EpervierA" and MasquerougeA" and obtained the Grand Prix at the Angouleme festival in 1996. Yves Sente began writing scripts in 1999 and has already acquired considerable clout, being chosen as successor to Van Hamme for the series ThorgalA" and the sequel to XIIIA" and working with Van Hamme on Blake & Mortimer.A"