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The Early Birds: A Mother's Story for Our Times

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In the winter of 2002, Jenny Minton delivered her sons, Sam and Gus. She was thirty-one weeks pregnant, and her boys, conceived through in vitro fertilization, were more than two months early. Both boys were placed on immediate life support, and for sixty-four days they hovered, critically ill, in the neonatal intensive care unit of a New York City hospital. The Early Bird ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published May 8th 2007 by Vintage
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Interesting read for those who are going through or went through a difficult pregnancy, specifically if the experience results in a NICU stay. Could be overwhelming for those headed down a healthy pregnancy.
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