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Millie’s biological clock has been ticking for some time, and on the eve of her fortieth birthday the alarm bell starts ringing. She needs to have a baby and fast, but after months of fruitless trying, her husband Andrew is feeling like a walking sperm bank and their marriage is in crisis. Matters come to a head when Andrew’s job relocates to London and Millie decides that if he won’t stick around to get her pregnant, then she’ll do it without him. Setting her sights on Spain, Millie embarks on a voyage of discovery …

Reviews

Praise for Clare Dowling: 'Sparkling and witty...a great beach read
Irish Tatler
Very warm, very funny...witty and refreshingly honest
Irish World
What sets this apart is the quality of the writing. It is great fun, a great read
RTE
Dowling has an adept touch for light and warm-hearted women's fiction. She has a likeable tone and warm, funny characters and is similar in style to Marian Keyes... wonderfully entertaining
Sunday Tribune