A Fistful of Diamonds: A Gemstone Thriller
Fast-talking gem expert Lonny Cushman encounters the dangerous and malevolent world of the African gem industry as he accompanies a young female seminarian from New York to Rwanda in search of her missing father. Once they reach Africa, Lonny chases a collection of flawless green diamonds through the killing fields of the Congo. Their survival depends upon negotiating the bloody network of the conflict-ridden African diamond trade, including Islamic jihadists, corrupt military officers, Israeli agents, Ukrainian arms dealers, and a whole host of con men. Can Lonny save himself and the young seminarian from a tragic demise?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Eren0317 - LibraryThing
ARC received from LibraryThing Early Reviewers. This was the second in the 'gemstone thriller' series and I haven't read the first one, which is highly unusual for me. The book was less than 200 pages ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BStrauss3 - LibraryThing
The book is fairly well written, but I found the level of violence off-putting. It's probably realistic, but I will choose not to read future books by the author in this series. Read full review