Perfect People

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Pan Macmillan UK, Nov 1, 2011 - Fiction - 460 pages
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All they wanted was a healthy child... What they got was the perfect nightmare.

John and Naomi Klaesson are devastated after the death of their child from a rare genetic disorder. More than anything they want another, but the chances of their next child being born with the same defect are high. Then they hear about Doctor Leo Dettore. He has methods that can spare them the heartache of ever losing another child to any disease, and so begins their journey.

They should have known something was wrong when they saw the list. Choose the eye colour, hair, great sporting ability. They can design their child. Now it's too late to turn back. Naomi is pregnant, and already something is wrong...

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User Review  - birdsong - Tesco

Thought I wouldn't finish this book as seemed long winded at the beginning, but a few pages in I couldn't put it down. A great and heartbreaking story about prents wanting the perfect child and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peter Wanless - Goodreads

I've enjoyed the Roy Grace series (always have to wait for Mrs W to finish the books first - never takes long!) You have to hand it to Peter James - he writes stories that rattle along at a compelling ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Peter James was educated at Charterhouse then at film school. He lived in North America for a number of years, working as a screenwriter and film producer before returning to England. His novels, many of which have been Sunday Times Top 10 bestsellers, have been translated into thirty languages and three have been filmed. He divides his time between London and Sussex.

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