By Deborah Valentine
'A contact of Margaret Millar . . . worthy gazing' Sunday Telegraph
San Francisco artist Roxanne Gautier's startling work of male prostitutes has despatched surprise waves in the course of the artwork international - and in her own existence. while Taylor Adams, her favorite version, commits suicide - or so it seems that - her husband is fearful she can be hooked up with the dying and asks ex-policeman Kevin Bryce to investigate.
Taylor's fellow prostitutes, together with the attractive and hazardous Angel, and the unveiling pages of Roxanne's diary take Bryce right into a psychosexual nightmare international of corruption, blackmail and ethical decay.
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A Collector of Photographs by Deborah Valentine