How much is a baby worth? Politician Vann Willis is on track to find out when a blast rips through her electoral office. Her Official Inquiry into forced adoptions and illegal surrogacy stirs up bad blood and uncovers crooked deals. To get to the truth she forms an unlikely partnership with journalist Seth VerBeek. Together, they explore the seamy side of Maidenhead, a country hideaway for pregnant teenagers of the 1970s. Nowadays the gothic homestead is secured by an electrified fence. What dark secrets does the baby farm hold?
About the Author
She has written contemporary and historical fiction, crime mystery novels, and short stories.
In 2018, she was awarded a Q ANZAC 100 Fellowship from the State Library of Queensland for her project entitled 'Queensland Women and War: a multicultural perspective'.
In 2011, her short story 'Mowbray Bathers' was a winner of the 'One Book Many Brisbanes' short fiction competition.