Hard Pushed

Genre

Non-fiction

UK Publication

Penguin Random House / Hutchinson, May 2019

US Publication

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Press and Reviews

...captures the universal love, fear, despair and hope that underpins humanity... Leah's dedication to women within a system that's crushing midwives transforms the everyday stories of…”

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Leah Hazard describes the challenges and dedication of those working in the NHS. The stories highlight the bravery of our midwives, and the women they care…”

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Riveting read, heartwarming and heartbreaking stories in one package. The realities of today’s maternity system in U.K. - both heartwarming and heartbreaking.”

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Hard Pushed charts a midwife’s most personal moments of triumph and devastating loss in a way that expands our understanding and gratitude to them.Leah Hazard’s ‘microdoses’…

Midwives like Leah Hazard accompany women through the life (and sometimes death) drama of childbirth. Hard Pushed is a beautifully written, intimate portrait of the extraordinary…”

It is a story that takes us into the lives of the women and families she cares for, their diverse and often dramatic lives. It is…

Riveting read, heartwarming and heartbreaking stories in one package.”

Leah Hazard describes the challenges and dedication of those working in the NHS. The stories in Hard Pushed highlight the bravery of our midwives, and the…