Susan Casey, the author of the New York Times bestseller The Devil's Teeth, is the Editor-in-Chief of O, the Oprah Magazine, and has also served as creative director of Outside magazine.
<p> Examines big waves from every angle, and goes in deep with . . . mariners, wave scientists and extreme surfers. . . . [A] wonderfully vivid, kinetic narrative. -- The New York Times Book Review <br> <br> Immensely powerful, beautiful, addictive and, yes, incredibly thrilling. . . . Like a surfer who is happily hooked, the reader simply won't be able to get enough of it. -- San Francisco Chronicle <br> [An] adrenaline rush of a book. . . . As terrifying as it is awe inspiring. <br>-- People <br> Casey's descriptions of these monsters are as gripping in their own way as any mountaineering saga from the frozen peaks of Everest or K2. -- The Washington Post Book World <br> <br> Susan Casey's white-knuckle chronicle . . . delivers a thrill so intense you may never get in a boat again. -- Entertainment Weekly <br> Reading The Wave is almost like riding one, paddling in the expositional surf of vivid imagery and colorful description thrown at you in ever-escalati