Bringing in Finn

Bringing in Finn

An Extraordinary Surrogacy Story

Paperback - 2012
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In February 2011, Sara Connell's mother, Kristine Casey, delivered the greatest gift of all to her daughter - Sara's son Finnean. At that moment, 61-year-old Kristine - the gestational carrier of Sara and her husband Bill's child - became the oldest woman ever to give birth in Chicago.

Bringing in Finn is the incredible story of one woman's hard-fought and often painful journey to motherhood. In this achingly honest memoir, Connell recounts the tragedy and heartbreak of losing pregnancies; the process of opening her heart and mind to the idea of her 61-year-old mother carrying her child for her; and the profound bond that blossomed between mother and daughter as a result of their unique experience together.

Moving, inspiring, and ultimately triumphant, Bringing in Finn is an extraordinary tale of despair, hope, forgiveness, and redemption--and the discovery that when it comes to unconditional love, there are no limits to what can be achieved.
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, c2012.
ISBN: 9781580055413
9781580054102
Characteristics: 324 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Feb 27, 2013

Loved this book - what an extraordinary story! Shed a few tears, too - wonderful tale, well told, very readable and thoroughly enjoyable.

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