5 Ways to Be Famous NoweBook - 2016
'Subtly savage humour'- Gabrielle Carey, author of Moving Among Strangers, Winner PM's Literary Awards 2014.A glamorous ocean liner, inspired by the original ghostly Queen Mary, sets sail on its maiden voyage from Hobart to Antarctica. The personal plaything of the super rich Kirstin McKinley, its passengers include the unnamed novel's narrator, a library assistant with a passion for fire and revenge, Lily Zelinski, a journalist on the hunt for a big story, Shanti Bounty, a yoga teacher in Birkenstocks, Monica Frequen, the once celebrated author of Sea of Love, and Ariadne Jones, a Diana devotee, who long ago met the Princess when working in a war-zone hell. She still carries her secret with her. All are deliciously connected in unforseen ways.The journey in 5 Ways to be Famous Now is wild and rollicking, full of Maurilia Meehan's trademark satirical wit and sharp observation. This is a delightful and amusing novel, and just a little bit savage, for anyone who ever wanted to know the secrets of fame.
Publisher: Melbourne Transit Lounge Publishing, 2016.
Copyright Date: ©2016
Characteristics: 1 online resource (190 pages)
Alternative Title: Five ways to be famous now