It boded well. I absolutely loved the detailed hunting stories and the integration of the Masai people into the story. I could have given this book a 5-star rating. It probably deserves it. Then I think of the main character: handsome, dashing, gallant, well, the perfect gentleman... but I found him to be such a boring, bland, straight shooter! Sorry but I like my men to be a little dangerous and cracked in the soul... And he just did not have it yet. He is just a boy actually. And the love story with the ingenue trying to be a cold b* Mata Hari. Sigh. Please. The most insipid love story I have read in a while.
It's too bad because I have an immense love for Africa and I usually enjoy books, movies that depict the grandeur of this continent. But I am going to forget this one....Continua