By Michelle Dicinoski
Michelle Dicinoski has discovered the affection of her existence, and now she simply desires to get married and stay fortunately ever after. the single challenge is, she's in love with an American girl, Heather, and neither Australia nor the US recognises same-sex marriage. What to do while love and the legislations collide? For Michelle, the answer's transparent: visit Canada and get hitched there.
Ghost Wife is the deep, humorous, heartwarming and courageous tale of that journey. alongside the best way, Michelle displays on why a person would wish to get married besides, at the energy of reputation, and at the startling tales she uncovers in her family's previous. She investigates the hidden worlds of people that reside their lives open air social norms, occasionally illegally. Michelle does not are looking to disappear, now not from her relatives and never from society. yet dwelling in Australia, will she continuously be a ghost wife?
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