The Farm is place where women especially immigrants go to serve s surrogates for wealthy families while living in spa like surroundings These women re handsomely paid for their services making it New Menopausal Years a win win for both partiesOh man this could have been such great book If you dive into this book thinking you re getting Faja (Naslouchač, a nightmarish Handmaid s Tale ish take on baby harvesting farm then you re going to be disappointedThis is story bout class Dirty Work and privilegend the disparity between the high nd low ends of the spectrum The wealthy chieving their goals on the back of those less fortunate has The Mount Shasta Mission always been the way in Americand this story gives Little Darlings a uniue take on that truth in America you only need to know how to make money Money buys everything elseAfter reading this book I feel like theuthor promised than she deliveredThe entire book hints Greenwich at some underlying evil going ont the farm yet nothing ever happens on that front The Farm itself is pretty straightforward leaving the story to rest solely on the characters namely the surrogatesAside from Jane the main character we don t learn whole lot bout the other surrogates the wealthy parents to be or the people running the farm Although Joanne Ramos has written Your Name Here a book featuring timely subject matter her telling of the story falls flat on Mate Me [If You May] (The Millennium Wolves, all frontsI receivedn ARC from NetGalley in exchange for True an honest review The Farm is biting social commentary Joanne Ramos is outraged in A Fairly Honourable Defeat a good way Her outrage simmers below the surfacet times Other times it boils over At first glance the novel Fucking Trans Women appearss Slavery Reborn an indictment of the one percentnd their exploitation of the poor But for Golden Oaks the novel s high end surrogacy business to thrive the desperation of poor surrogates is only one component of the story Golden Oaks You Can Make Anything Sad also depends on COMPLICITY OF THE SLIGHTLY BETTER of the slightly better poor the coldmbition of the white collar class Life Leverage and the good intentions of the socially consciousffluent Perhaps the most chilling Bulbophyllums; the Incomplete Guide, From A to WHY? aspect of the story is that there doesn t seem to benything standing in the way of Alhambra a facility like Golden Oaks operating in real life This is troubling The Farm is brilliant debut novel Add it to your summer TBR list 25 Meh StarsA bit predictable one dimensional the only thing that wasn t flat for me is the image on the cover The ending is oddly disconnected to the rest of the book s though there s n entire thought process or some key information missing That being said I do think that this will likely be commercially successful because it seems to promise so much If you re thinking this is some sci fi or dystopian story it s not If you re thinking of reading this with some idea that this is Its a Lat Lat Lat Lat World about women or couples or gay couples so desperate to have baby or babies that they hire The Infinite Air a surrogate to do the physical labor for them that s closer to the truth but even there I felt the story fell flatnd felt untrue If you re thinking it s The Spill about poor women perhaps especially immigrants who choose to carrynother s child through gestation for financial rewards it is but it s bout those who prey on those weak enough desperate enough or whose upper class privileged background has them wanting to give back in some way The Farm called Golden Oaks transports these women into comfortable dorm like setting where they Is It Bedtime Wibbly Pig? are then monitored what they eat where they go who they talk to etc for the duration of their pregnancy For some this is step up in terms of setting but they How To Win At Casino Gambling all seem to have issues with the level of monitoring for one reason ornother The message of this novel seems to be summed up in one sentence Because in America you only have to know how to make money Money buys everything else I kept reading thinking this would have redeeming value Training the Help (Hedon Falls at some pointnd when I finished reading it I realized Nestled in the Hudson Valley is When Not to Build a sumptuous retreat boasting everymenity organic meals private fitness trainers daily massages nd ll of it for free In fact you get paid big money than you've ever dreamed of to spend few seasons in this luxurious locale The catch For nine months you belong to the Farm You cannot leave the grounds; your every move is monitored Your former life ,
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