Girls in Trouble: A Novel
In this heart-wrenching story of an open adoption gone wrong, Caroline Leavitt's Girls in Trouble reveals the astonishing power of family bonds and maternal love. Sara, sixteen, is in denial about her pregnancy and too far along for an abortion. Her once-devoted boyfriend has disappeared so Sara decides her only option is an open adoption with George and Eva, a couple desperate for a child. After the birth it's clear Sara has a bond with the child that Eva can't duplicate and Eva and George make a drastic decision, with devastating consequences for them all.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Gary10 - LibraryThing
Bright, promising young girl gets pregnant at age 16 and decides to put the baby up for adoption--leading to a series of difficulties that last a lifetime. Enough twists and turns to keep the pages turning. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nu-bibliophile - LibraryThing
The story is very maternal and touching. I can see it actually happening in real life. It was a good read. Read full review