When Saskia Thomson is found dead, her war-reporter brother fights to save the magazine she created. But the predators are closing in . . . Saskia Thomson is the most glamorous, successful, talked-about magazine editor in the world. Her creation, STREETSMART, is on a roll, building a circulation that exceeds even VANITY FAIR or VOGUE, with its combination of celebrity gossip, glossy fashion and serious investigative journalism. Then Saskia is found dead. Her brother Max is left holding the babies - STREETSMART and Saskia's nine-year-old hyperactive son Cody. As a war photographer, neither of these duties are ones he feels particularly qualified to fulfil. But before long Max finds himself fighting to save the magazine. The predators are closing in - and Max soon discovers that Guerrilla warfare in Eritrea is nothing compared to this ...Do you have any contacts in the government who might help us get sponsorship? a#39; a#39;Probably ... what was worse, no one seemed to care that much. ... Shea#39;d get us to photograph ten pages of clothes on some actress, then cool on the project and drop it. ... There was this big shoot in LA with the sisters wearing Valentino couture. It cost a fortune to set up, and when it came in, Saskia hated it and killed it.
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