The Blue Cotton Gown

In The Blue Cotton Gown: A Midwife’s Memoir, Patricia Harman interweaves accounts of patients in the practice she shares with her gynecologist husband with her own personal struggles as a former hippie, a wife, and mother of three grown sons. Her maternal honesty shines through and makes this one of my favorite books.

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