Bella vista

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Penguin Books, Jul 2, 2001 - Fiction - 305 pages
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In a guesthouse, as in politics, appearances are everything. Avril is the perfect hostess, managing the Bella Vista with grace and charm. But when her husband, Steven, decides to run for mayor, Avril is incensed: where would she be without Steven to clean the bathrooms? Avril sets about undermining Steven's campaign with an instinct for local government as sharp as her talent for domestic politics. Steven retaliates with all the guile at his disposal. The battle lines are drawn!

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User Review  - Merima Smajic - Goodreads

Im so sorry to say wasnt impressed. Maybe its just not my genre. Read full review


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Catherine Jinks was born November 17, 1963 in Brisbane, Queensland. She grew up in Papua New Guinea and received a degree in medieval history from the University of Sydney in 1986. After college, she worked as a journalist and editor before becoming a full-time writer. She has written more than 30 books for both children and adults including Pagan's Vows, Eye to Eye, Piggy in the Middle, and The Reformed Vampire Support Group. She is also the author of the Pagan Chronicles and Allie's Ghost Hunters series. She has won numerous awards including the Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award three times, the Victorian Premier's Literary Award, the Aurealis Award for Science Fiction, the Australian Ibby Award, and the Davitt Award for Crime Fiction.

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