"Chasing Away The Shadows; An Adoptee's Journey to Motherhood" is the very personal story of one adoptee s journey from relinquishment to reunion with her birthmother to becoming a mother herself. Zara Phillips talks in great depth and detail about the feelings of being raised as an adoptee. She takes the reader along the long road of search and reunion with her biological mother, the feelings and upheaval. She also leads the reader through the experiences of relationships, good and bad. But it is only after giving birth to her first child does she realize the full impact of adoption on her life and set out to write the full story.Zara Phillips is the author of 'Chasing Away the Shadows: An Adoptee's Journey to Motherhood', published 2004 under ISBN 9780976266105 and ISBN 0976266105.