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David Michie was born in Zimbabwe of Scottish parents and educated in South Africa. He moved to London in the 1980s and worked as an analyst in P.R. He is the author of a non-fiction expose of the world of PR, THE INVISIBLE PERSUADERS. This is his first novel.
David Michie brilliantly portrays the mounting panic and fear when caught in an impossible situation with nowhere to run - a feeling I know all too well! The best book I've read in a long while. Nick Leeson When it comes to writing about the world of PR skulduggery, Michie is an insider trading on his strengths THE TIMES A thriller which throws in enough plot twists and tense set pieces to keep Grisham fans happy...but which also contains the added attraction of providing an insider's view of a world about which most people are oblivious. PUBLISHING NEWS Thrillers have been set in many different milieux, but by setting Conflict of Interest in the cut-throat world of corporate PR, David Michie has created a unique setting for his highly accomplished narrative. Chris Teiger thinks that he's landed the job of a lifetime: GBP120,000 a year, a top-of-the-range company BMW and the opportunity to work alongside billionaire Nathan Strauss, top dog of the sportswear business. But as Chris prepares for his new job, catast