Unmarry Me

      Nicki Reed

Unmarry Me

Ruby tells Mark she wants a divorce. It'll be a fake separation, a protest against marriage inequality. As soon as her friend Peta can marry her girlfriend, BJ, they'll get married again.'Will we still be able to see each other?' asks Mark.'Only in secret,' Ruby says.And so, in a mixture of chaos, impatience and bright ideas, the Unmarry Me campaign is born—t-shirts, badges, TV appearances. A flashmob, a dead rat and public humiliation.As Ruby discovers, speed-dating your own husband is weird. Being busted by the police in the boot of Mark's car is no fun at all. And when are they going to have a baby?Unmarry Me is another sparkling romantic comedy by Nicki Reed, author of the critically acclaimed Unzipped. If falling in love is easy, getting unmarried is quite a challenge.Nicki Reed lives in Melbourne with her husband and three sons. She began writing seriously at the tender age of thirty-seven, and now has...
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    Unzipped

      Nicki Reed

Unzipped

Peta Wheeler measures time differently now. Before the couch. After the couch. Before the couch, Peta knew who she was. A 34-year-old information-dissemination professional, married to the man of her dreams and thinking about motherhood. She'd never been late for work, drunk beer or kissed a stranger.After the couch, Peta hits a cyclist, tries to get pregnant, tries to make sure she isn't pregnant, avoids her husband and family and friends and colleagues, drinks too much coffee, and falls in love with a girl. And that's just the first week. Nicki Reed was born in 1968, and lives in Melbourne with her husband and three sons. She says writing Unzipped, her first novel, was the best fun she ever had. textpublishing.com.au'Reed is a very good writer. Intelligent, sure of herself and emotive without going overboard. There are some truly lovely descriptive passages and a lot of snappy, reads-like-real-life...
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