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Book Keeping: Fashion Focus Fuels Three-Book Deal

This former teen mag editor parlayed her inside knowledge of the fashion world into a three-book deal

By Rebecca L. Fox - September 5, 2007
Doing time as an editor at women's and teen fashion mags tipped author Melissa Walker off to "how newer models live in NYC (which can be glamorous, scary, thrilling, and a little dark all at the same time)." Fueled by her insights into the fashion world, she created "Violet," the small-town teen at the center of her ...

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