Tony Park

Books by Tony Park

Last Survivor

A group of ageing enthusiasts set out to recover the only example of the world’s rarest plant stolen from the private game reserve of a Kuwaiti prince

Reviewed on 25 September 2021 by John Cleal

Ghosts of the Past

What links the cold-blooded execution of a former Australian soldier in 1906 to a modern hunt for a fortune in buried gold? Sydney journalist Nick Eatwell digs deep into his family’s past – and finds his own life is in danger.

Reviewed on 21 December 2019 by John Cleal


Australian lawyer Kerry Maxwell, in Africa to volunteer alongside vet Dr Graham Baird at a wildlife rehabilitation centre, finds herself a captive in a bloody feud on the frontline of the war on poaching.

Reviewed on 26 January 2019 by John Cleal

The Cull

Former mercenary Sonja Kurtz, given the chance to lead Southern Africa’s first all-woman anti-animal poaching unit, becomes involved in a bloody confrontation with an international criminal gang.

Reviewed on 13 October 2018 by John Cleal

Red Earth

A South African woman is carjacked. Police are dealing with the assassination of the American ambassador by a suicide bomber and cannot respond, so helicopter pilot Nia Carras and wildlife researcher Mike Dunn are called in to pursue the vehicle.

Reviewed on 14 October 2017 by John Cleal

An Empty Coast

Semi-retired mercenary Sonja Kurtz is on a mission of personal revenge, when her daughter in Namibia sends a call for help. The student archaeologist has discovered a body which sparks a hunt for the location of a treasure that people will kill for.

Reviewed on 13 May 2017 by John Cleal


Special Forces Master Sergeant Jed Banks flies to Africa to find the truth about his conservation researcher daughter, supposedly killed by a man-eating lion, and finds himself in the frontline of the war against terror.

Reviewed on 17 September 2016 by John Cleal

Dark Heart

A former British Army doctor and two of his lovers, a South African photographer and an Australian lawyer, were all damaged by their experiences of the Rwandan genocide. Years later, a mystery photograph puts them at risk.

Reviewed on 24 October 2015 by John Cleal

African Sky

In a wartime RAF training camp in Rhodesia, a beautiful WAAF is found murdered. Local policewoman Pip Lovejoy thinks Squadron Leader Paul Bryant knows more than he is telling.

Reviewed on 06 June 2015 by Chris Roberts

The Hunter

Safari guide Hudson Brand is asked by an insurance company to check the details of the death of a woman in Zimbabwe. What he finds embroils him in a story of multiple murder.

Reviewed on 21 March 2015 by Chris Roberts