The bloody trade of ivory poaching lies at the heart of this gripping adventure novel by internationally-known antique arms expert Guy West.
Set in the famous Masai Mara region of Kenya in East Africa, it follows the fortunes of a world-weary, middle-aged war correspondent on the rebound from a failed relationship taking a sabbatical from his journalistic career to make a nostalgic return to Africa, where he had spent his childhood and formative years.
On the plane to Kenya he is seated next to an attractive young woman and is instantly drawn to her. Unfortunately, on landing she is met by her boyfriend and his hopes of a potential romantic liaison are dashed.
But they are destined to meet again – in less than ideal circumstances – out in the open on the plains and on the run from a murderous gang of ivory poachers. He must call upon everything he’s learned in the war-torn battlezones he has reported from, in a fight to the death to save himself and his beautiful companion, and perhaps win her affections in the process...