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The Farm

Narrated by: Alana Maria
Length: 12 hrs and 37 mins
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Summary

What would you sacrifice for a new life? 

Ambitious businesswoman Mae Yu runs Golden Oaks - a luxury retreat transforming the fertility industry - where women get the very best of everything, so long as they play by the rules.

Jane is a young immigrant in search of a better future. Stuck living in a cramped dorm with her baby daughter and her shrewd aunt Ate, she sees an unmissable chance to change her life. But at what cost?

A brilliant, darkly funny novel that explores the role of luck and merit, class, ambition and sacrifice, The Farm is an unforgettable story about how we live and who truly holds power.

©2019 Joanne Ramos (P)2019 Audible, Ltd

Critic reviews

"Ramos's debut novel couldn't be more relevant or timely." (O: The Oprah Magazine)

"Exploring everything from white privilege to surrogacy, The Farm is set to be one of the biggest books for 2019." (Stylist)

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