Jesse Blackadder

Judith Armstrong reviews 'Chasing the Light: A Novel of Antarctica' by Jesse Blackadder

Judith Armstrong
26 March 2013

The 2012 centenary of the dramatic Scott–Amundsen race to reach the South Pole prompted several new non-fiction books on Antarctica. No fewer than five of them were reviewed in the December–January edition of London’s Literary Review, a welcome reminder of the superb Ferocious Summer (Profile Books, 2007) by Australian author Meredith Hooper, whi ... More

Emma Ashmere reviews 'The Raven's Heart' by Jesse Blackadder

Emma Ashmere
14 April 2011
Mary Queen of Scots, widow of the youthful French king, returns from her long exile in France to a country bereft of pageantry... More