Louise Bagshawe, Tory MP, A-list candidate and 'chick-lit' author sets the tone for the new parliament:
For the MPs gathered in the Commons to debate the possibly rather dry subject of the Energy Bill, it was an unexpected interruption.
One minute Louise Bagshawe, a newly-elected Tory and 'Cameron cutie', was discussing solar batteries.
The next she was happily plugging her new novel Passion, written as part of her other career as a successful author of 'chick-lit' fiction.
The 39-year-old mother of three told MPs to buy her book, which, she reminded them, had just won a literary award for romantic fiction.