Desperate to uncover the secret of his mother's death, Max Gordon is chased into the night by a ruthless mercenary. His search takes him from the desolate hills of Dartmoor to the endangered rainforest of Central America - where the devastation hides a sinister secret. Drug smugglers, deadly crocodiles, man-eating snakes and flesh-stripping piranhas await Max at every turn. Has Max's quest for the truth led to an answer for which he'll pay the ultimate price?
David Gilman has lived and travelled all over the world, gathering inspiration for his adrenalin-fuelled Danger Zone series. He has been a photographer, a fire-fighter and a soldier in the Parachute Regiment's Reconnaissance Platoon. David is also a hugely successful television screenwriter and is principal writer on A Touch of Frost. Now David lives in Devon with his wife.