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Pregnancy, birth & baby care books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Pregnancy, birth & baby care category. Presented with a red border are the Pregnancy, birth & baby care books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Jo Frost's Confident Baby Care Everything You Need To Know For The First Year From UK's Most Trusted Nanny by Jo Frost Jo Frost's Confident Baby Care Everything You Need To Know For The First Year From UK's Most Trusted Nanny

The must-have guide to confident baby care from the UK's most trusted nanny.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Growing Up Pregnant A Young Woman's Journey to Motherhood by Deirdre Curley Growing Up Pregnant A Young Woman's Journey to Motherhood

OMG, I'm pregnant! What do I do now? Like most nineteen-year-olds, Deirdre Curley was thinking about boys, parties and independence. She was living in Glasgow, care-free and falling in love with her ideal guy. She didn't expect to find herself...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

Understanding Breastfeeding and How to Succeed by Elisabet Helsing, Anna-Pia Haggkvist Understanding Breastfeeding and How to Succeed
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Understanding Breastfeeding is a highly readable and encouraging introduction to the topic. It is filled with practical advice. You will find solutions to problems large and small, as well as topics ranging from sore nipples to the feeding of a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/09/2017

Nurture A Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, Early Motherhood - and Trusting Yourself and Your Body by Erica Chidi Cohen Nurture A Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, Early Motherhood - and Trusting Yourself and Your Body

The pregnancy and birthing guidance counselor in a book by the founder of LOOM, the Los Angeles-based resource centre focused on nurturing women into motherhood.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

The One-Week Baby Sleep Solution Sensitive, simple plans for good sleep habits in the first year by Gina Ford The One-Week Baby Sleep Solution Sensitive, simple plans for good sleep habits in the first year

Gina Ford has helped thousands of families resolve challenges over the years and in this life-saving new book, she offers exhausted parents clear, step-by-step solutions to resolving a whole range of sleep issues.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

Vaccines Making the Right Choice for Your Child by Richard Halvorsen Vaccines Making the Right Choice for Your Child

Now in its fourth edition, Vaccines has been updated with information on the new Hepatitis vaccine that will be added to Britain's immunisation schedule.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Baby Detective Solve your baby problems your way by Sarah Norris The Baby Detective Solve your baby problems your way

The only parenting book that offers a unique, step-by-step guide to enable parents to solve baby care problems for themselves.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

The New Mum's Notebook by Amy Ransom The New Mum's Notebook

Aims to help new mothers navigate the first year of life with a baby, however she chooses to raise them. This book features 304 pages of reassurance, love and advice to support, inspire and entertain - whether it's baby number...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Baby Detective Solve your baby problems your way by Sarah Norris The Baby Detective Solve your baby problems your way


Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Many Faces of Home Birth 25 Honest, Firsthand Accounts from Parents around the World by Shantel Silbernagel The Many Faces of Home Birth 25 Honest, Firsthand Accounts from Parents around the World

This isn't your typical birth story book!
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Baby Record Book by Katherine Sully Baby Record Book


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

My Pregnancy 2018 by Jo Girling My Pregnancy 2018

Fully updated to include changes to official guidelines and policies, this award-winning comprehensive pregnancy bible is with mum-to-be every step of the way, from coping with morning sickness to preparing for labour.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Surrogacy Our Family's Journey by Phillip James Surrogacy Our Family's Journey

Surrogacy: Our Family's Journey chronicles the ups and downs of surrogacy as experienced by James Phillip: from making the decision to use a surrogate, each step along the way, presenting both sides of the process and on to the creation...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

Mindful Mama: Happy Baby Over 60 Calming Techniques and Creative Activities for Babies and Toddlers by Maja Pitamic, Susannah Marriott Mindful Mama: Happy Baby Over 60 Calming Techniques and Creative Activities for Babies and Toddlers
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Mindful Mama: Happy Baby introduces mindfulness concepts to help busy parents counter the new stresses parenthood brings, find space to enjoy a little peace amid the chaos of daily life and bond with their child through mindful play.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2017

Coming Soon

The Doula's Guide to Empowering Your Birth A Complete Labor and Childbirth Companion for Parents to Be by Lindsey Bliss The Doula's Guide to Empowering Your Birth A Complete Labor and Childbirth Companion for Parents to Be

Doulas empower mothers to plan for and secure the birthing experiences they want. Lindsey Bliss provides the resources for creating a sound birth plan and having a positive childbirth experience.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

The Birth of Homo, the Marine Chimpanzee When the tool becomes the master by Michel Odent The Birth of Homo, the Marine Chimpanzee When the tool becomes the master

In his latest wide-ranging survey of current scientific thinking, revolutionary thinker and birth pioneer Michel Odent proposes that we view the genus Homo as a `marine chimpanzee', with consequences for every area of human development and experience.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

Mindful Pregnancy & Birth Nurturing Love and Awareness by Riga Forbes Mindful Pregnancy & Birth Nurturing Love and Awareness

Living mindfully is a simple practice that can have dramatic effects on your life and wellbeing.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

The Gentle Potty Training Book The calmer, easier approach to toilet training by Sarah Ockwell-Smith The Gentle Potty Training Book The calmer, easier approach to toilet training

An indispensable guide for parents looking for a more gentle and easier way to toilet train their child.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

My Wonder Weeks Diary by Xaviera Plas My Wonder Weeks Diary

Writing and scrapbooking this journal is fun and meanwhile...the questions make parents much more aware of the brainy things their clever, smart, fabulous baby is doing. -Be the author of your own most treasured book -Sibling of worldwide bestseller The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2017

What to Believe When You're Expecting A New Look at Old Wives' Tales in Pregnancy by Jonathan Schaffir What to Believe When You're Expecting A New Look at Old Wives' Tales in Pregnancy

When a woman is pregnant, she may hear no end of old wives' tales, folklore, and advice on what will affect her baby or what will help her pregnancy to go well. Schaffir reviews the origins and the variety of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2017

The American Academy Of Pediatrics New Mother's Guide To Breastfeeding by American Academy of Pediatrics The American Academy Of Pediatrics New Mother's Guide To Breastfeeding


Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

The Fourth Trimester A Postpartum Guide to Healing Your Body, Balancing Your Emotions, and Restoring Your Vitality by Kimberly Ann Johnson The Fourth Trimester A Postpartum Guide to Healing Your Body, Balancing Your Emotions, and Restoring Your Vitality


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/11/2017

The Fourth Trimester Companion How to Take Care of Your Body, Mind, and Family as You Welcome Your New Baby by Cynthia M. Gabriel The Fourth Trimester Companion How to Take Care of Your Body, Mind, and Family as You Welcome Your New Baby

The only book devoted to the full spectrum of the new mother's needs after the birth of a baby, covering medical, emotional, psychological, family, and marital issues and concerns.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Sacred Pregnancy Journey Deck Inspirational Guidance For Your Pregnancy by Anni Daulter Sacred Pregnancy Journey Deck Inspirational Guidance For Your Pregnancy


Format: Paperback - Released: 18/08/2017

The Baby-led Weaning Quick and Easy Recipe Book by Gill Rapley, Tracey Murkett The Baby-led Weaning Quick and Easy Recipe Book
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Introduces parents to a fresh approach to feeding their child, allowing the baby to join in with family meals right from the start of the weaning process. This book offers fast, simple recipes so that the entire family can take...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

Natural Hospital Birth The Best of Both Worlds by Cynthia M. Gabriel Natural Hospital Birth The Best of Both Worlds

Natural Hospital Birth, Updated Edition shows how to apply the guidelines and tactics of natural birth in a hospital setting, where 99 percent of births actually happen.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

White Gold Stories of Breast Milk Sharing by Susan Falls White Gold Stories of Breast Milk Sharing

Women have shared breast milk for eons, but in White Gold, Susan Falls shows how the meanings of capitalism, technology, motherhood, and risk can be understood against the backdrop of an emerging practice in which donors and recipients of breast...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2017

White Gold Stories of Breast Milk Sharing by Susan Falls White Gold Stories of Breast Milk Sharing

Women have shared breast milk for eons, but in White Gold, Susan Falls shows how the meanings of capitalism, technology, motherhood, and risk can be understood against the backdrop of an emerging practice in which donors and recipients of breast...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Healthy Posture for Babies and Children Tools for Helping Children to Sit, Stand, and Walk Naturally by Kathleen Porter, Peggy O'Mara Healthy Posture for Babies and Children Tools for Helping Children to Sit, Stand, and Walk Naturally
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A manual for parents, teachers, and kids to restore their natural alignment
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/07/2017

Baby Tips for Mums by Simon Brett Baby Tips for Mums

So you've carried your baby around for nine months and survived the pains and stresses of childbirth itself: surely it's time you had a well-earned rest? Whether you're a new mum or you have a PhD in child-rearing, this handy...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Baby Tips for Grandparents by Simon Brett Baby Tips for Grandparents

The nine months is up and the new baby is finally here! But what do you do when your darling child calls to ask you to play babysitter? You've been through it all before and then some, but with the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Baby Tips for Dads by Simon Brett Baby Tips for Dads

Congratulations! The nine-month wait is over and your bundle of joy is in your arms. But what happens now? Luckily, this nifty little guide is here to let you know exactly what to expect, and to keep you smiling through...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

The Calm Birth Method Your Complete Guide to a Positive Hypnobirthing Experience by Suzy Ashworth The Calm Birth Method Your Complete Guide to a Positive Hypnobirthing Experience

Discover tried-and-tested techniques to help you relax during labour, so that you can work with your body for an empowering, positive birth. Birth is a natural and normal event and, while it can be unpredictable, this book will show you...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/07/2017

Six Months to Change the World by Pierre Dukan Six Months to Change the World

FROM THE CREATOR OF THE DUKAN DIET, THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER THAT HELPED MLLIONS OF WOMEN LOSE WEIGHT...PERMANENTLY!
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

The Myth of Perfection in Childbirth by Diana Koster The Myth of Perfection in Childbirth

Examination of how a negative birthing experience can affect women, and offering support for those directly affected and assistance for care professionals seeking to learn more about birth trauma.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Our Baby Album by Marcelina Grabowska-Friday Our Baby Album

This illustrated album intends to become your gentle custodian of the first year of your baby. By customizing its pages, its sleeves or envelopes, you will capture the most precious moments of your child's life and keep the memories of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2017

The Simple Guide to Having a Baby by Penny Simkin, Janet Whalley, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham The Simple Guide to Having a Baby
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Accessible, easy-to-read guide to pregnancy and childbirth, a simplified version of the best-selling Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn by the same authors.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2017

Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn The Complete Guide by Penny Simkin, Janet Whalley, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn The Complete Guide
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Completely updated, expanded and re-designed 5th edition of the authoritative, award-winning pregnancy 'bible' - now more readable, more attractive and more up-to-date than ever.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/06/2017

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