Georgie Henderson doesn't want to have kids, but her best friend, Nina Doherty, has wanted to have a baby for as long as she can remember. Sadly, Nina's uterus refuses to cooperate. One drunken evening, Nina asks Georgie for the ultimate favour: would she carry a baby for her? Georgie says yes . . . and spends the next nine months discovering what she's got herself into.
With intense bacon-and-egg roll cravings, a foundering friendship and distant memories of what her feet look like, Georgie also tries to keep it all together in her dream job as the editor of Jolie, a magazine whose readership is shrinking as fast as Georgie's waist is expanding.
She's Having Her Baby is an entertaining story about pregnancy, dating and modern parenting, and - ultimately - the indomitable power of female friendship.
About the Author
Lauren Sams began her career at Cosmopolitan before moving to Girlfriend as deputy editor. She's now back at Cosmo as Associate Editor (Special Projects) and Managing Editor of Cosmopolitan Bride. She writes for Elle, Marie Claire and Sunday Style, and her work regularly appears on dailylife.com.au. She lives in Sydney with her husband, daughter and two dogs. Elaine Benes is her spirit animal
'Honest and sassy, She's Having Her Baby deals with the joys, heartbreaks and messiness of fertility, babies and friendship. You'll want to remember the one-liners and wish the main characters were your friends.' - Kasey Edwards, author of Thirty-Something and Over It and Daily Life columnist.