Kathmandu, Nepal, 1300 meters above sea level
Dr Juliet Adams is an expert in her field of high-altitude medicine, and she’s about to take on the most dangerous, gruelling and emotionally testing challenge of all – Mount Everest!
Everest base Camp, 5400 meters above sea level
It is Juliet’s life ambition to reach the summit – her brother died climbing it – but one man stands in her way. Brooding Dr Finn McEwan is also on the expedition – and its their job to work together, trust each other and ensure everybody’s safety when every moment of the mountain could be fatal.
CAMP IV in the South Col – ‘the Death Zone’
Finn’s natural instinct is to protect his determined, beautiful colleague – especially as he knows she’s got secrets, and on Everest there’s nowhere to hide…