In Her Own Sweet Time
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Praise for In Her Own Sweet Time
“This book offers extraordinary, fresh, and well-synthesized information that will be useful to doctors, therapists, women, and couples who are striving to understand the complex worlds of fertility and relationships. Its author is thoughtful, honest, compassionate, and funny. She reminded me of my daughter and her friends, all those Ophelias who are now in their thirties and struggling with the stormy seas of motherhood, commitment, and work.”
— Mary Pipher, author of Reviving Ophelia

In Her Own Sweet Time is a fun, touching, and fascinating trip through the brave new world of technologically enhanced maternity. Lehmann-Haupt hits the zeitgeist and walks women through a new set of choices—all designed to provide more options, happiness, and, ultimately, freedom. A great book for moms, moms-to-be, and women who don’t want to stop living life to the fullest while they figure it all out.”
— Rebecca Walker, author of Baby Love: Choosing Motherhood After a Lifetime of Ambivalence

“With In Her Own Sweet Time Rachel Lehmann-Haupt achieves something quite difficult: she confronts the issue of coming up against the biological clock and explores the field of fertility technology in a way that is readable, relatable, and engaging.”
— Naomi Wolf, author of Give Me Liberty

“A mix of science, statistics, interviews and personal narrative form this valuable guidebook…informative and frank…Lehmann-Haupt makes a compelling case for education and preparation.”
Publishers Weekly

“[Rachel Lehmann-Haupt] actively reflects on important questions brought on by this modern reproductive landscape…A useful aggregation of timely information and personal insight.”
Kirkus

 

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