As I dove into research about in vitro fertilization, I kept waiting to be excited about this wondrous technology. But the excitement never came. When our talk turned to adoption, however, I felt the rebirth of hope.
Adoptive mother Lauren McLaughlin is the author of the children’s picture book, Wonderful You: An Adoption Story, as well as the series, Mitzi Tulane, Preschool Detective. She has also written the young adult novels The Free, Scored, Cycler, and (Re)Cycler. McLaughlin is originally from Massachusetts, but now lives in London with her husband and daughter.