The Longing

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HarperCollins, Apr 28, 1997 - Childlessness - 308 pages
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Michael and Juliet Evans long for a baby but are forced to resort to a world of private clinics and medical jargon. As they wait, Juliet's grasp on reality begins to slide. Into the picture comes Anna, a young, single mother from Glasgow whose child is missing.

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User Review  - WendyUnsworth - LibraryThing

I really liked the idea of this storyline and, indeed it was intriguing (and heartbreaking when thinking of the real-life scenarios couples go through to concieve). Michael and Harriet are not really ... Read full review

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User Review  - MarthaJeanne - LibraryThing

A psychological drama around the issue of 'testtube pregnancies'. The various personalitites and relationships are all flawed. When they are put under stress by the turn of events some break, others ... Read full review


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