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Surrogate : a novel

Author: Tracy Crisp
Publisher: Mile End, South Australia Wakefield Press, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rachael Carter, a young nurse, is asked to house-sit by a colleague she barely knows. Dr Cate O'Reilly is travelling to Vietnam with her husband to adopt a baby. Before long the request has changed. The couple need a surrogate. Rachael sees an opportunity to leave her own troubles behind, but is soon caught up in new struggles, both sexual and psychological. She discovers that this couple will do anything to see  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Crisp
ISBN: 9781743055083 1743055080
OCLC Number: 1002847984
Description: 230 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Tracy Crisp.

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Rachael Carter, a young nurse, is asked to house-sit by a colleague she barely knows. Dr Cate O'Reilly is travelling to Vietnam with her husband to adopt a baby. Before long the request has changed. The couple need a surrogate. Rachael sees an opportunity to leave her own troubles behind, but is soon caught up in new struggles, both sexual and psychological. She discovers that this couple will do anything to see their dream of a child fulfilled. This novel is an unflinching depiction of the issues around motherhood, both past and present, by a writer at the peak of her talents.

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