African Adventures of an American Sent to Investigate a Relief Organization
By Davis Bunn
Bethany House, $14.99, 363 pages
Marc Royce is an accountant and former State Department Intelligence agent, who is called back into service to investigate suspicious activity involving emergency relief supplies in Africa. Upon arrival in Africa’s Great Rift, he is quickly immersed in the local refugee crisis, which is further exacerbated by the eruption of a nearby volcano. As the story unfolds, various opponents appear. The hero is thrown into danger while investigating the mystery of what those opponents are after as they drive the native population from their villages and into refugee camps.
Fans of macho heroics and Christianity will love this book. In this story, Marc is hailed as being a savior of the multitude of innocents as he defeats bad guys in incredible battles.
Reviewed by Fran Byram