After years of watching her best friends Ben and Claire try for a baby, Romily offered to give them the one thing they most wanted.
But Romily wasn't prepared for the overwhelming feelings that have taken hold of her and which threaten to ruin her friendship with Ben and Claire – and even destroy their marriage.
Now there are three friends, two mothers and only one baby, and an impossible decision to make . . .
A tender and poignant novel, with characters that come right off the page
That rare thing: a true pageturner
A powerful, heartbreaking story
An exquisitely crafted novel . . . compelling, fascinating and deeply affecting . . . Julie Cohen is an expert at making you care about her characters, and feel every nuance of emotion as they do. A truly brilliant writer who kept me gripped until the end.
Both powerful and thought provoking, this wonderful book will move you to the core - and really make you think.