- Published: Penguin Random House
- Date: 2017
- ISBN: 9780143309260
- Formats: Print
History Mysteries – Diamond Jack
A wartime mystery of survival and riches beyond belief. March 1942. An aircraft is preparing for a midnight flight from Java. The Dakota DC-3 is loaded with passengers fleeing the advancing Japanese army. Just before take-off, the pilot is entrusted with a mysterious, wax sealed package. After being shot down by enemy fighter planes and crash landing on the Kimberley coast, survivors are desperate for water and medical supplies. The mystery package is forgotten … until a drifter stumbles across the find of lifetime on a lonely stretch of beach.