Spin Doctor's Wife, The: Infidelity, Infertility and Infamy

Spin Doctor's Wife, The: Infidelity, Infertility and Infamy

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Description

Megan is desperate for a baby, running hard on the IVF treadmill and heading for the edge. Meanwhile, her PR spin-doctor husband, Laurie is distracted by very different desires. Enter Carla, an ambitious young singer, who can give them both what they want-at a price.

For years, Megan was a much-loved schoolteacher, but her world falls apart after she's unfairly dismissed. She hopes having a baby will fill the void. Instead, her discovery that Laurie has secretly fathered a child, adds insult to injury. Finally, Megan devises a plan to take back control of her life.

How far will Megan, Laurie and Carla go to get what they want?

Set in Sydney against a backdrop of corporate cover-ups and the cult of celebrity, The Spin Doctor's Wife is fast-paced, heartbreaking and funny.

"Theresa Miller perfectly captures her characters with empathy and insight. If you enjoyed Allison Pearson's, I Don't Know How She Does It, you'll love The Spin Doctor's Wife."

- Petronella McGovern, bestselling author of Six Minutes
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Product details

  • Paperback | 358 pages
  • 151.89 x 229.11 x 20.32mm | 526.17g
  • English
  • 1925786544
  • 9781925786545
  • 573,685

Review quote

"This clever, entertaining debut, skewers our ambitions and passions with a gentle humour."

bestselling author, Petronella McGovern
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20 ratings
4.25 out of 5 stars
5 60% (12)
4 10% (2)
3 25% (5)
2 5% (1)
1 0% (0)
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