The body of editor Hilary Whitney is found in the workroom of prestigious fashion magazine RAGE. Her cause of death is declared a case of starvation but when a cryptic postcard in her handwriting appears two months later, detective Mark Hutton decides to reopen the case. Asking for the help of Hilary’s friend and colleague, Cat Ono, detective Hutton will navigate into a world of drugs, one-night stands, and super-expensive beauty products.
Showing a deep knowledge of the fashion industry, the author creates an hilarious and provocative novel set in a world where appearance and social media rule. Combining romance, comedy, suspense and mystery, this story with feminist themes, likable characters and the bright lights of the city is an entertaining and addictive read. (NP)