Sydney, 1963. Three young women are taking on the world of advertising. Don Draper wouldn't stand a chance. And Marion knows ... she was there!
Born in Sydney, Marion von Adlerstein worked as an advertising copywriter in Melbourne, London and New York in the fifties and sixties. Between 1976 and 1998 she held several posts with Vogue Australia publications, including Travel Director. During those years Marion wrote about many subjects, including fashion, beauty and interiors. She is the author of the non-fiction guides The Passionate Shopper (Penguin) and The Penguin Book of Etiquette and the novels The Freudian Slip and One More Slip.
A fast-paced, funny, fabulous read - The Daily Telegraph a great beach read - Marie Claire an intoxicating portrait of the 1960s - Sydney Morning Herald a rollicking and entertaining read - Good Reading