(The Marmalade Files) PDF DOWNLOAD Å Steve Lewis

So so political thriller set in Canberra Probably won t continue with this series One of the biggest problems with the blanding out of Australian Federal politics and society is that Political Satire seems to have disappeared around the back probably mugged by some idiot with a bias obsession Well that *is until the marmalade files where i cannot *until THE MARMALADE "FILES WHERE I CANNOT TO TELL YOU HOW EXCITED " where I cannot to tell you how xcited was to finally find something to laugh about coming out of Canberra In an amused way not that panicked titter that scapes when you realise that the idiot on the telly who just said what they said may actually be believed by someone out there As a political junkie I will admit to being somewhat predisposed to love THE MARMALADE FILES simply because of some of the opening cracks It really didn t hurt that it s obviously fact wrapped up in fiction with the names changed to protect the innocent for the nanosecond it takes for you to replace the fictional name with the true life name Well it didn t hurt until there were aspects of the plot that got a bit too real too feasible for "comfort mind you What with a dumped Prime Minister Foreign Minister with a control fetish "mind you What with a dumped Prime Minister Foreign Minister with a control fetish down to refusing to die when verything physical had shut down A Defence Minister in bucket loads of trouble over his relationship with a Chinese Spy And a Liberal Leader well ntangled in a Finance Department plot to down the Prime Minister There are other characters who are so magnific. When seasoned newshound Harry Dunkley is slipped a compromising photograph one frosty Canberra dawn he knows he's onto something big In pursuit of the scoop Dunkley must negotiate the deadly corridors of power where the minority Toohey Government hangs by a thread – its stricken Foreign Minister on life support. ,


The Marmalade FilesEntly real that you just know somewhere deep in the bowels of Canberra Society there are some press secretaries and intelligence analysts that aren t going to be buying Uhlmann and Lewis a drink anytime soon then again maybe it s a badge of honour to get a gig in a book like this It should be It s hilariousWhilst THE MARMALADE FILES is definitely on the satire side than a straight forward thriller it sets a cracking pace You have to wonder whether the authors have gotten themselves caught in the 24 hour media vortex and simply can t let go Regardless of how or why or what the book is this was a fantastic read although I think those who are less interested in politics as a spectator sport might not see the glorious wonder of some of the in jokes and references Now whenever anything no matter how normal or how odd occurs in Canberra s political halls all I m going to be wondering is how these two are going to spin that into the next book I loved this book If you live in
Canberra And Are An 
and are an the beltway person like me and work the odd 80 hour week it s *the perfect book I chuckled and giggled all the way through it It is so irreverent I can *perfect book I chuckled and giggled all the way through it It is so irreverent I can believe that it ver got through the defamation lawyers The story is a light political thriller set in Canberra in 2011 among a government which scarily resembles the current one I particularly loved the jabs at the Greens and at the lobby group GetSet And of course the ntire character. Her heart maintained by a single thought RevengeRabid Rottweilers prowl in the guise of Opposition senators union thugs wage class warfare TV anchors simper and fawn and loyalty and decency have long since given way to compromise and treacheryFrom the teahouses of Beijing to the beaches of Bali from the marbled.