1990, three women are anticipating motherhood.
Gillian is childless, and desperate to adopt, but should she?
Heather is stressed by a new move, financial worries and a young
toddler. Is the imminent
arrival of an unplanned second child the last straw.
Lindy is a desperate teenager, homeless and pregnant. The one thing she
wants is a family.
Lyford hospital. For two women it's a dream come true. For one, it's
the start of a nightmare.
Kelly is a happy young woman living with her mother Roz on a
smallholding in Pembrokeshire. Vicky is a medical
student nursing a grudge against her mother Gillian, in the home
counties. They are worlds apart, but those worlds are about to crash
into each other, when they set out to discover who they really are.
One of the biggest achievements for a book is to change your
and I certainly went away from this with exactly such a change of
"...a moving psychological
story that will keep you on the edge of your seat."