?A larger-than-life heroine far ahead of her time, ?(Denver Post) returns to 1920s Africa, where she meets with an ominous warning? Jade del Cameron?s latest endeavor?helping a company collect wild animals for U.S. zoos? finds her lassoing zebras and posing as bait for a leopard. But the real danger begins when Jade?s friends find a merchant?s body on their coffee plantation. Authorities determine the cause of death to be murder. Their prime suspect: Jade?s beau, moviemaker and World War I flying ace Sam Featherstone. To clear Sam?s name, Jade launches her own investigation, questioning the dead man?s partners and clients. But nothing can prepare Jade for the journey that lies ahead, as she must make an emergency landing in Sam?s plane deep within the vast African wilderness, then risk the long trek back to Nairobi to confront more than one kind of brutal killer face-to-face?aSam flew in just fine, but Avery stayed on to help him give the carburetor and tank another thorough cleaning.a Jade wiped her boots on the mat and stepped inside. aDidna#39;t Sam come back with Avery?a She looked around the room, hoping toanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Leopard's Prey|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2009-01-06|