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3.36  ·  Rating Details  ·  45 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
When Cat Stanton's twin brother, Joel, is killed in Nairobi while on business for their architectural firm, she is determined to uncover the truth behind his death. Retracing his steps to Africa, Cat soon discovers a cover-up that puts her in danger of meeting the same fate as her brother....
Paperback, 408 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Mira Books
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Sep 21, 2015 Shannan rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I was my particularly expecting much from this book, as I undertook it as part of a reading challenge, but was pleasantly surprised it was not terrible. Cat Stanton made questionable decisions throughout the story that didn't quite add up (simultaneously repulsed and attracted to a man she thought a criminal who she couldn't stop sleeping with) and was out to prove that a woman could be as successful in business as a man while looking for guidance from a man that kept calling her "Sugar". Howeve ...more
Erma Talamante
Jul 23, 2012 Erma Talamante rated it really liked it
Amazing story with realistic characters. Cat is a living, breathing woman who faces issues that are as poignant today as they were 30 years ago. Campbell is a tough man with an even tougher exterior facing a tougher yet issue - in his own backyard. In a world that is trying to cling desperately to the past, a real threat is compounded by the arrival of a modern woman and her plans to answer questions about her brother's death, while bringing development into the wilds of Africa. A fast, action p ...more
Pranesh Kumar
Dec 13, 2012 Pranesh Kumar rated it liked it
A good novel to read through. Vivid detailing brings the African landscape to life. But not an occupying story line.
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