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‘A powerful and subtle writer…a remarkable novel’ Spectator

‘Chilling and tragic’ Ruth Rendell

In the waning years of the Edwardian era, a group of gentlemen wait out a raging blizzard in the perpetual darkness of the Antarctic winter, poised for a strike at the South Pole.

As the storm lifts, a new challenge faces Captain Sir Eugene Stewart – to discover which of his twenty-five carefully chosen men has become a murderer. The quest for adventure has become a quest for justice.