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In the summer of 2003, a perilous helicopter descent delivers Ross Donaldson, an American medical student in his mid-twenties, into Sierra Leone. With abundant schooling but little practical experience, Ross wants to save the world. Little does he know that by the end of his journey, it is he who will need rescue. With rebels fighting just across the border in nearby Liberia to force the dictator Charles Taylor from power, humanitarian need quickly sweeps Ross southward towards makeshift refugee camps and the heart of ...

The Lassa Ward 2010, Black Swan, London

ISBN-13: 9780552775663

Mass-market paperback

The Lassa Ward 2009, Bantam Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780593063286

Trade paperback