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Stef Penney

Biography

Stef Penney

Stef Penney is a screenwriter and the author of three acclaimed novels: THE TENDERNESS OF WOLVES, THE INVISIBLE ONES and UNDER A POLE STAR. THE TENDERNESS OF WOLVES won the Costa Prize for Book of the Year, Theakston's Crime Novel of the Year, and was translated into 30 languages. She grew up in Edinburgh.

Stef Penney

Books by Stef Penney

by Stef Penney - Adventure, Fiction, Historical Fiction

A whaler's daughter, Flora Mackie first crossed the Arctic Circle at the age of 12, falling in love with the cold and unforgiving terrain and forging lifelong bonds with the Inuit people who have carved out an existence on its icy plains. She sets out to become a scientist and polar explorer, despite those who believe that a young woman has no place in this harsh world, and in 1892, her determination leads her back to northern Greenland at the head of a British expedition. Yearning for wider horizons, American geologist Jakob de Beyn joins a rival expedition led by the furiously driven Lester Armitage. When the path of Flora's expedition crosses theirs, the three lives become intertwined.

by Stef Penney - Fiction, Mystery

Small-time private investigator Ray Lovell veers between paralysis and delirium in a hospital bed. But before the accident that landed him there, he'd been hired to find Rose Janko, the missing wife of the son of a traveling Gypsy family.