The offering : [a novel] / Angela Hunt.
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- 1 of 1 copy available at Hall Memorial Library - Ellington.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Hall Memorial Library - Ellington||LP/HUNT, ANGELA (Text to phone)||34037120087517||Adult Fiction Large Type||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781611737431 (library binding : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 1611737435 (library binding : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: 446 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
- Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2013.
Includes reading group guide.
Subtitle from page one of cover.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references, pages 445-446.
"From bestselling author Angela Hunt, the heart-wrenching story of a young mother who unknowingly gave away her own child after serving as a surrogate for a childless couple. Amanda Hocking is a typical young wife and mother struggling to make ends meet. She decides to help a childless family by becoming their gestational surrogate, hoping to achieve some financial stability of her own. After a few false starts, Amanda finally gets pregnant with another couple's embryo, but just as she is entering her final month of pregnancy, her soldier husband is killed. Devastated, Amanda goes through the motions trying to regain her equilibrium and raise her daughter alone. Three years later, Amanda finally sees a photograph of the child she carried for the other family. He looks remarkably familiar; is it possible she gave birth to her own biological baby and unknowingly gave him away? When a DNA test confirms her mistake, Amanda must choose between the desires of her grieving heart and what is best for the child she has never truly known"-- Provided by publisher.
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