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Issue Details: First known date: 2018... 2018 The Upside of Over
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'What happens when one of the country's most popular identities goes from reading the news to being the news?

'Olivia Law had always been the good girl. Great grades, perfect career, husband, house and hairdo. She'd learnt image was everything so she refused to look below the surface of her life. When not at work, her minutes were filled with causes, chairing boards and dining at fabulous restaurants with her equally fabulous husband, David. She kept up the Botox, blow-dries and worked hard. It wasn't enough, but whenever doubt crept in she'd head to a pilates class or plan a renovation on her trophy house.

'Then she turned 45.

'Olivia wasn't prepared for David to leave. The fact that they hadn't had sex for two years should have triggered warning bells ... it didn't.

'In an attempt to fix her broken marriage Olivia exposes herself like never before. But when her confession goes viral, the husband, house and job disappear. The woman who once offered glamorous reassurance and a steady gaze is labelled a princess of perversion. Humiliated, defeated, facing fifty shades of failure, she's left wondering who the hell she really is? Stripped bare, she abandons perfection ... and something remarkable happens.

'Olivia Law just might get her sass back (and this time, it's the real thing).'

Source: Publisher's blurb.


  • Dedication: To my dear friend Jaki Arthur, thank you for championing me and insisting I write books. 

  • Other formats: Also dyslexic edition

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Hachette Australia , 2018 .
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      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 304p.
      • Published 5 April 2018 (ebook) and 29 May 2018 (paperback).

      ISBN: 9780733637971, 9780733637964
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