Columbia, Missouri, Physician Dr. Robert McDavid and Outskirts Press Announce the Publication of Only Daughters

Set in the matrix of pregnancy, Only Daughters is the personal struggle of a young physician as she fights to reestablish her life. Reader contribution to Only Daughters’ ending is solicited at

Parker, CO, January 02, 2007 --( A work of medical fiction, Only Daughters follows Dr. Eleanor Rawlings from the moment her husband disappears when he is indicted by a federal grand jury for a massive financial fraud.

When she finds that she has finally conceived, Dr. Eleanor Rawlings enlists her physician colleague, Liam O’Connor, as she joins the FBI in the search for her missing husband. A study of the symmetry of birth and death, her drama passes through infertility, conception, abortion, miscarriage, and birth.

As Eleanor Rawlings struggles to reshape her life, she fights through a pregnancy, her father’s illness, the escalating violence surrounding her fugitive husband, and an aggressive and self-serving news media.

Caught in a web of intrigue, Dr. Eleanor Rawlings must finally face the force that forever threatens her dream in a drama that challenges conventional views of pregnancy.

Because of Only Daughters’ plot structure, readers are invited to contribute alternate endings at Endings of 500 words are less are solicited, will be posted, and judged by readers.

The author, Dr. Robert McDavid, practiced obstetrics and gynecology in Columbia, Missouri, for twenty-eight years. He serves as a Trustee of Boone Hospital Center.

Reviews and purchase information are available at

Author Contact:
Robert McDavid, M.D.

Book Statistics:
ISBN: 1598006908
Retail Price(s): $21.95
Size and Format(s): 6X9 Soft cover
Page Count: 608
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