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First Ladies
 
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Kay Burley
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First Ladies

2.15 of 5 stars 2.15  ·  rating details  ·  13 ratings  ·  4 reviews
What happens when the power of love challenges the love of power?‘So, have you met the Prime Minister before?’Suave PM Julian Jenson has just been re-elected. The nation’s darling, he has an elegance and natural charm in public. But in private the cracks are starting to show.At his side is his wife, Valerie. Trim, tall, well educated but deeply unhappy – with her son and d ...more
ebook, 432 pages
Published May 12th 2011 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published 2011)
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Diana Hockley
I confess - I got this book out of my local library a couple of weeks ago and only just got it out from under the bed yesterday.

The shenanigans of politicians of every persuasion are well known throughout the world. The First Lady, no matter what country or political party, is shown gazing adoringly at her errant husband as they stand - hand in hand- facing the media as he confesses what a bad boy he's been, but he can redeem himself - he's a good person really. This, of course, is solely becau
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What happens when the power of love challenges the love of power? ‘So, have you met the Prime Minister before?’ Suave PM Julian Jenson has just been re-elected. The nation’s darling, he has an elegance and natural charm in public. But in private the cracks are starting to show. At his side is his wife, Valerie. Trim, tall, well educated but deeply unhappy – with her son and daughter away at school, alcohol is becoming a trusted friend. Sally Simpson is at the peak of her game. Powerful editor of ...more
Susan
This book was pretty slow really. Burley was more interested in "showing" the seedier underworld of the celebrity culture. And yeah so maybe she has insights into that world. And maybe that stuff does go on. But to be honest. Who cares??!!

A readable book. But not what i would call gripping or juicy or any of the things the cover proclaims it to be.
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Burley's first novel, titled First Ladies, is due to be released on May 12, 2011. The book is an erotic romance set in the media industry, including television news.
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