Recommended Reading for Pregnant Women and Their Families

Pregnancy and Birth
Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering by Sarah Buckley (2009)

Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth by Boston Women’s Health Book Collection (2008)

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin (2003)

The Thinking Women’s Guide to a Better Birth by Henci Goer (1999)

Optimal Care in Childbirth: The Case for a Physiological Approach by Henci Goer and Amy Romano (2012)

The Complete Book of Pregnancy & Childbirth by Sheila Kitzinger (2003)

The New Pregnancy & Childbirth: Choices & Challenges by Sheila Kitzinger (2011)

The Official Lamaze Guide: Giving Birth With Confidence by Judith Lothian and Charlotte DeVries (2010)

Essential Exercises for the Childbearing Year by Elizabeth Nobel (2003)

The Birth Partner, 3rd Edition by Penny Simkin (2007)

Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn by Simpkin, Bolding, Keppler, Durham and Whalley (2010)

Expect the Best: Your Guide to Healthy Eating Before, During, and After Pregnancy by Elizabeth Ward (2010)

The Baby Book: Everything You Need To Know About Your Baby from Birth to Two by William Sears (2013)

Breastfeeding
The Nursing Mothers Companion, 6th Edition by Kathleen Huggins (2010)

Breastfeeding Made Simple: Seven Natural Laws for Nursing Mothers by Nancy Mohrbacher and Kathleen Kendall-Tackett (2010)

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, 8th Edition by Wiessinger, West and Pitman (2010)

Web Sites
www.childbirthconnection.org
www.lamaze.org