The Night of Knives

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Hodder & Stoughton, 2007 - Congo (Democratic Republic) - 360 pages
Moira Kelly has come to Africa to start her life over. Still reeling from her divorce, she is grateful when a handsome stranger invites her on an expedition to visit gorillas in Uganda's wild Impenetrable Forest. But the trip goes desperately wrong when the group of tourists are captured by brutal gunmen, marched into the lawless Congo, and held for ransom. Then one tourist is executed. Their abduction is only the first move in a deadly strategic game that may consume entire nations. Twisting and turning, this brilliant new novel by the rising star of thriller writing will take your breath away.

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Jon Evans is the son of an ex-pat Rhodesian father and Canadian mother and was born and raised in Canada. He has travelled extensively all over the world and works as an IT consultant between trips. Find out more from

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