Master of the Game Author:Sidney Sheldon WHO IS KATE BLACKWELL? — The symbol of success, the beautiful woman who parlayed her inheritance into an international conglomerate. Winner of a unique position among the wealthy and world-renowned. — WHO IS KATE BLACKWELL? — A survivor, indomitable as her father, the man who returned from the edge of death to wrench a fortune in diamonds from the ... more »bleak South African earth. Now, celebrating her ninetieth birthday, Kate surveys the family she has manipulated, dominated and loved: the fair and the grotesque, the mad and the mild, the good and the evil - her winnings in life.