Filipina-American author Joanne Ramos takes on commercial
surrogacy in novel The Farm 1

SINGAPORE – Would you carry a stranger’s child to term for a huge sum of money, even if it meant being estranged from your own?

Joanne Ramos’s debut novel The Farm has been described as dystopia, but the Philippines-born American writer says there is nothing futuristic about the scenario of commercial surrogacy she depicts.

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