It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a student visa must be in want of an Australian wife.
Twenty-eight-year old Esma has a masters in human resource management, never orders just a salad, is well-travelled, has excellent taste in music, watches the ABC news, has the Guardian
saved as an app on her iPhone, knows all the two-letter words in
Scrabble and can tell the difference between a Ford and a Holden. Armed
with a check-list, she's on the hunt for Mr Right, who must be a Muslim.
of failed matchmaking, online dating sites and people calling her 'old
fashioned', Esma forms a 'No Sex in the City' club with her friends
Lisa, Ruby and Nirvana.
Esma's quest for The One was never going
to be easy but when family, friends and meddling employers are thrown
into the equation, her path to true love suddenly takes a great big
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