Blood in the sand is a fast-paced adventure novel which explores the breathtaking scenery of southern Africa. Shane Barrack, a former mercenary, is determined to avenge the ruthless murders of his wife and daughters by an underground warlord, Patrick Nguma. During his quest to locate the perpetrators, destiny arranges him a chance meeting with a beautiful wildlife artist. Their quest for survival in the harsh Kalahari Desert, with its lack of surface water yet abundance of wildlife, allows a strong bond to form between the couple and their young African companion. A chance encounter with a mysterious old bushman adds to the intrigue and drama of their adventures. Their struggle and determination to overcome all obstacles and adversaries forms the basis of this thrilling yet moving roller-coaster read. Ruthless killings and executions, rape, revenge, passion, beautiful scenery and amazing wildlife scenes create a cocktail of suspense which makes the work a real page-turner. Captivating and enthralling.