Under a Pole Star
The violent extremes of the north obsess them both: perpetual night and endless day; frozen seas and coastal meadows, and the strange, maddening pull it exerts on the people trying to make their mark on its vast expanses - a pursuit of glory whose outcome will reverberate for years to come.
'A supreme storyteller' Sunday Times
A suspenseful epic, offering a leitmotif of constant unease ... impressive Guardian
Unquestionably atmospheric, evocative and ... rewarding Independent on Sunday
A tense and delicately written thriller Observer
Stef Penney grew up in Edinburgh. She has degrees in Philosophy and Theology and Film and TV, and was selected for the Carlton Television New Writers Scheme and has since written and directed two short films. She is the author of The Tenderness of Wolves and The Invisible Ones.