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Carol Schaefer's 1991 best-selling true story, THE OTHER MOTHER, has become a classic. Carol at 19 was forced to relinquish her firstborn infant son,but twenty years later she set out to find him and heal the past. Carol talks about adoption issues, the ramifications for both the biological mother and the child, while testifying to the bonding power of motherhood. .
Book Review: " A remarkable portrayal of what it is really like to relinquish a child for adoption."
In 1995, THE OTHER MOTHER, was made into a TV movie, starring Frances Fisher.
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