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Author Savage, Carolyn, 1969-

Title Inconceivable [OverDrive electronic resource] : a medical mistake, the baby we couldn't keep, and our choice to deliver the ultimate gift / Carolyn and Sean Savage.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : HarperOne, [2010]
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, ports.)
Summary The in vitro fertilization mistake was simply stated: Carolyn Savage was pregnant with someone else's embryos. She and her husband Sean were forced to make a seemingly inconceivable choice: Either terminate the pregnancy, sue for custody, or deliver the baby--and relinquish it. The Savages decided to do what they would hope that another couple would do in a comparable situation. This is their story.--From publisher description.
Contents The First Trimester. The call to character ; In the name of family ; Shaking off the shock ; Our cup runneth over ; Heartbeat ; One step forward, two steps back ; Keeping the secret ; Maybe, maybe not -- The Second Trimester. Charting a course ; An anxious introduction ; Sharing the hurt, feeling the love ; The elephant in the room ; Turning toward hope -- The Third Trimester. Reaching out ; Managing two pregnancies ; Facing fear ; The best way out is through ; Reaching toward joy ; A broken hallelujah -- The Fourth Trimester. Wrapped in love ; Good-bye and grief ; Ambiguous loss ; Godspeed ; A letter to Logan ; Inconceivable choices.
Subject Savage, Carolyn, 1969-
Fertilization in vitro, Human -- Biography.
Surrogate mothers -- Biography.
Medical errors -- Biography.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Savage, Sean, 1970-
Other Form: Print version: Savage, Carolyn, 1969- Inconceivable. 1st ed. New York, NY : HarperOne, c2010 9780062004635 (DLC) 2010027752 (OCoLC)641532194
ISBN 9780062041890 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
0062041894 (electronic bk. : Adobe EPUB)
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