Review | The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov (trn. Diane Burgin & Katherine Tiernan O’Connor)

Classics Club Challenge: Satan, atheism, witchcraft and a giant talking cat. Bulgakov's mixture of satire and farce is as exhilarating as a midnight joyride on a broomstick

Alice in Scandinavia III.iv: Rovaniemi

My final stop in the capital of Finnish Lapland is the most surreal of all: three hours of daylight and mountainous heaps of snow. But at the end of six weeks, there's time for one final treat