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The Importance of Ernestine

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Love isn’t easy in the cutthroat world of Australian politics...

Cecily Carter and Gwen Fairford have both started a fantastic new life in Canberra – jobs they love, a fabulous friend (each other) and even, it seems, the perfect men. Or at least, they could be perfect, if they changed political allegiances.

Alec Moncrieff and John Worthing are leading perfect lives: great j
ebook, 250 pages
Published April 4th 2018 by Escape Publishing
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3.5 quite entertaining Stars

I admit I requested this title from NetGalley primarily due to the title. I find The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde thoroughly enjoyable to read or watch an adaptation, so a modern retelling set in Australia was a no-brainer for me to request. And may I just say how nice it was to read an Aussie-set story written by an Aussie. It seems like most I have read choose other locations to set their novels (I imagine that’s a me problem rather than an Aussie auth
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Nice to read a book about life in Canberra. I liked the characters and enjoyed the different plot twists, although possibly a bit too much of a happy ending (but I know that it was a reimagining of Importance of Being Earnest).
A good easy read.
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Elizabeth Dunk is the contemporary romance writing alter-ego of Nicole Murphy, who cut her teeth writing science fiction and fantasy. A long-time romance fan, Nicole couldn’t resist attempting to sit fair and square in the modern world and bring two fabulous characters together and thus Elizabeth was born. As Nicole, she has dozens of short stories in print and published an urban fantasy trilogy, ...more

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