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Penelope Janu Penelope Janu i(7513076 works by) (a.k.a. Penelope Watson Janu)
Gender: Female
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Originally a lawyer and legal academic, Penelope Janu later undertook a Masters in Creative Writing (UTS). Her first novel was published in 2017.

In 2017, she was based in Sydney.

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y separately published work icon On the Same Page Sydney : XO Romance , 2018 14171312 2018 single work novel romance

'Sometimes a girl just has to do what’s in her heart …

'By day Miles Franklin, named after the famous author, is a successful lawyer. But by night she writes historical romance novels under the pen name Emma Browning. When Miles’s assistant covertly enters her boss's novel in one of Australia’s biggest literary awards—and it wins—Miles’s perfectly ordered world is torn apart.

'Lars Kristensen smells a rat. As the CEO of Iconic International, the company publishing Miles’s prize-winning novel, he’s determined to meet the author and uncover her true identity.

'But Miles is equally determined to protect her privacy—and to keep writing—even if it means mastering pole dancing, and choreographing a love scene in the back of a horse-drawn carriage … Well, she is a romance writer, after all.

'Miles has the grit to keep her secret, but Lars has the smouldering looks and arrogance of any romantic hero she has ever imagined.

'Hmm. Sometimes a girl just has to turn the page …'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2017 winner XO Romance Prize
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