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Under a pole star

Under a pole star

Penney, Stef, author

Flora Mackie was twelve when she first crossed the Arctic Circle on her father's whaling ship. Now she is returning to the frozen seas as the head of her own exploration expedition. Jakob de Beyn was raised in Manhattan, but his yearning for new horizons leads him to the Arctic as part of a rival expedition. When he and Flora meet, all thoughts of science and exploration give way before a sudden, all-consuming love. The affair survives the growing tensions between the two groups, but then, after one more glorious summer on the Greenland coast, Jakob joins his leader on an extended trip into the interior, with devastating results

Paperback, Book. English. Historical. Historical fiction.
Published London: Quercus, 2017
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Stef Penney
ISBN: 1786481197, 9781786481191
Note: Originally published: 2016.
Physical Description: 598 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 20 cm
Subject: Arctic regions Discovery and exploration Fiction.