Published in 2007, The Baby Thief is an investigative narrative written by Barbara Bisantz Raymond. The book focuses on Georgia Tann and her shocking crimes toward children who were put up for adoption from 1924 to 1950.
“Raymond recounts this astonishing and horrifying true story with tremendous self-awareness and intrepid research into Tann’s ongoing legacy.”
– The Tampa Tribune
“You could never sell the story of Georgia Tann as fiction. Sadly, … Tann’s crimes were all too real, and Raymond recounts them in carefully researched, awful detail.”
– Nashville Scene
“The Baby Thief is a hallmark of investigative journalism—an emotionally charged story of families living through a dark and complex time in American history. It is handled with honesty and tact. It will change you forever.”
– J. M. Cornwell, Authorlink