Based on original letters and diaries, North with Franklin recreates an officer's journal covering the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition of 1845.
"A richly re-imagined fable." The Arctic Book Review.
Seeking a harbor against coming winter, ships Erebus and Terror are unaware of the unearthly being which has followed them from the shores of native England. For Commander James Fitzjames, an unending nightmare has begun.
Sent away to recover from the horrors of putting down civilian insurrection, Kate Allen’s journey takes her far beyond the limits of the future into the distant past where her fate seems inexplicably entangled with that of the doomed 1845 Franklin Expedition.