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The Baby Trail

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  • Posted January 23, 2011

    great read

    This is a must read for anyone who is struggling or has struggled with infertility. The main character is funny and describes things that I think anyone with these struggles has also done.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 5, 2006

    Really enjoyed it.

    I actually purchased this book. Usually, I am a library first fan. However, I was going through a similar situation as the charecters in this book. Thank you Baby Trail for making the process a bit easier.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 28, 2005

    TOTALLY RELATABLE

    I was on my own mission to get pregnant and after 8 months I had enough. When I found this book I was so excited. I was great to be able to read a book, even though fictional, and see Im not the only one doing handstands and acting crazy to get preg. I finsihed the book and 2 weeks later I tested and it was positive...Now im 4 months pregnant and I always suggest to my friends who are having a hard time getting pregnant to read this book, because it got me through a stressful month!!! It was so fun!!!

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  • Posted December 9, 2008

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    Well written character study

    Married one year thirty-three years old make-up artist Emma Hamilton and her spouse rugby coach James decide to have a baby. Emma conducts research, develops an action plan with a detailed time line, and implements the process because she must be ready to celebrate next Christmas with her three month old child................. However, month two in her plan called for pregnancy, which failed to happen in spite of constant sex. Now two months behind schedule, Emma decides to supplement the au natural plan that failed to perceive its objective. Months later and still not pregnant, fertility drugs, standing on her head, and James not allowed wasting one iota in case that one is the gold medal swimmer, Emma is stopped by a cop who has just adopted a Romanian child. Two years and no kid, even James is losing patience with Emma (can the readers be far behind?) so perhaps Bucharest is the perfect vacation spot that is after a stop at Lourdes hoping for divine intervention.................. This chick lit tale is more a series of vignettes that focus on contraception and fertility than a novel. Though the obsessed Emma is an interesting character, readers will become weary of her antics yet ironically root for her to achieve her goal and become pregnant. James is a saint (or the reincarnation of Job) for putting up with Emma¿s insanity. THE BABY TRAIL has amusing moments and overall is well written, but reads more like a short story collection with a central character worth perusing over several sittings...................... Harriet Klausner

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