'Young Angel Kelly and her mother are travelling by camel across the dusty plains of northern Tanzania when disaster strikes and they face a struggle between life and death.
'Australian medical researcher Emma Lindberg arrives at a nearby field station, hoping to lay to rest a grief she's carried since childhood.
'Their worlds collide when human footprints are found in the desert, among those of a lioness and her cubs.
'Caught up in a desperate search for a missing person, Emma makes an extraordinary journey deep into the African wilderness. When she finds there is more at stake than she first thought, she has to look inside herself for strength, courage and faith. Only then can she discover the fierce love of the lioness.' (From the publisher's website.)