Books on Childbirth, Pregnancy, & Parenting

Finished:

1. Bountiful Beautiful Blissful

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2. Sacred Pregnancy

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3. Mother Rising

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4. Wonder Weeks

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5. Lockdown: An American Girls Guide to Chinese Postpartum Recovery

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6. How to Raise an Amazing Child: The Montessori Way

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7. Birth Without Violence

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 8. The No Cry Sleep Solution

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 9. Spinning Babies – Belly Mapping Workbook

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10.  City Baby LA (regional)

11.  Babys Day Out in So Cal (regional)

 

 Started:

12. Choosing Waterbirth (started)

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13. The Vaccine Book (some done)

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14. Pregnancy, Childbirth and The Newborn (some done)

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 15. The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding (ch 1 done)

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 Next:

16. Creating Your Birth Plan by Marsden Wagner

17. The Happiest Baby on the Block

18.  The Traditional Art of Baby Massage

19. You Are Your Child’s First Teacher (Waldorf)

20. Yoga Mama Yoga Baby

21. Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth

22. Spiritual Midwifery

23. Birthing from Within

24. Childbirth Without Fear

25. The Portable Pediatrician

26. Celebrating Motherhood – A Comforting Companion for Every Expecting Mother

27. The Pregnant Woman’s Comfort Book

28. Orgasmic Birth

29. Birth – The surprising history of how we are born

30. How to Choose the Sex of Your Baby

31. Nature’s Children

32. Spirit Babies

33. The Birth Partner

34. Mommy Plan

35. The Thinking Woman’s Guide to a Better Birth

36.  Do Chocolate Lovers Have Sweeter Babies?

37.  Magical Child

38. The Hurried Child

39.  Einstein Didn’t Use Flashcards

40. Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy

41. Massage for a Peaceful Pregnancy

42. Mamatoto

43. Born in Orgasmic Bliss

44. The Secret Life of the Unborn Child

45. Heading Home With Your Newborn by Laura A. Jana and Jennifer Shu

46. Natural Childbirth: The Bradley Method

47. The Pregnant Body Book

48. Lamaze

49. Mother’s Nature

50. The Natural Pregnancy Book

51. What’s Going On in There

52. The Doula Book

53.  Hypnobirthing

54. Birth Book #2

55. Expecting Better

56. Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom

57. Posh Push

58.  Pushed

59.  Top 100 Baby Purees

60. Childbirth and the Future of Homo Sapiens by Michel Odent

61. Rediscovering Birth by Sheila Kitzinger

62. Big Bundle of Baby Shower Games

63. Playful Parenting

64. The Montessori Method

65. The Rainbow Way – Cultivating Creativity in the Midst of Motherhood

66. What to Expect When You’re Expecting (read Pregnancy, Childbirth, Newborn or Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth instead)

67. What to Expect The First Year

68. The Baby Name Wizard

69. Homeopathic Medicine at Home by Maesimund B. Panos and Jane Heimlich

70. Your Pregnancy and Childbirth Month to Moth by American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologist 5th Edition

71. Aromatherapy for Pregnancy and Childbirth by Margaret Fawcett

72. The Labor Progress Handbook by Penny Simkin (more for birth professionals)

73. The Third Stage of Labor by Sarah Buckley

74. Hypnobirthing Home Study Course Manual by Kathryn Clark

75. Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering by Sarah Buckley

76. Sacred Motherhood

77. What To Expect When You’re Expecting (read Pregnancy, Childbirth & Newborn or Ina May’s Guide instead)

78. Mindful Birthing

79. Jo Frost’s Toddler Rules

80. Peaceful Parents, Happy Kids

81. Nourishing Traditions (Weston Price)

82. Women’s Bodies, Womens Wisdom

83. Playful Parenting

84. The Natural Pregnancy Book by Aviva Jill Romm

85. Expecting Better: Why the Conventional Pregnancy Wisdom is Wrong – and What You Really Need To Know

86. Baby Catcher: Chronicles of a Modern Midwife

87. Diary of a Midwife: The Power of Positive Childbearing

88. A Midwife’s Story by Penny Armystrong

89. Midwifery & Childbirth in America

90. Series on a Journey: Portraits of American Midwives

91. Wide Neighborhoods: a Story of the Frontier Nursing Service

92. Witches, Midwives and Nurses: A History of Womean Healers

93. Woman, an intimate geography

94. Naturally healthy pregnancy

95. Raising a happy, unspoiled choild (how parents can help their baby develop into a secure and we)

96. Prenatal classroom: a parents’ guide for teaching your bayb in the womb

97. Meditations for new mothers

98. Super baby food

99. The continuum concept: in search of happiness lost (classics in human development)

100. Motherwell maternity fitness plan

101.  Mothering the new mother: women’s feelings & needs after childbirth: a support and resource guide

102. Baby dance (harper growing tree)

103. Baby dance: a comprehensive guide to prenatal and postpartum exercise

104. The experience of childbirth

105. Your baby and child – Penelope leach

106. Birth reborn: what childbirth should be

107. Maternal fitness: preparing for a healthy pregnancy, an easier labor, and a quick recovery

108. Conscious Pregnancy

109.  Conscious Conception

 

 

Daddy Books

110. The Joy of Fatherhood

111. The New Father – A Dad’s Guide to the First Year

112. Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know

 

Yoga

113. Yoga Games for Children

114. Yoga for Children

115. Baby Om

116. Kid’s Yoga Deck

117.  Yoga Pretzels

118. Itsy Bitsy Yoga: Poses to Help Baby Sleep Longer, Digest Better and Grow Stronger

119. Itsy Bitsy Yoga for Toddlers and Preschoolers

 

After Birth

120. Touchpoints – Birth to 3

121. Touchpoints -3 to ?

122. NAET: Say Goodbye To Your Allergies

123. Into the Mouths of Babes

124. How to Multiply Your Baby’s Intelligence (don’t read any of these Doman books except for How to Teach Baby To Swim)

125. Raising Cane: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys

126. The Elephant in the Living Room

127. Buy Buy Baby

128. Pandora’s Lunchbox

129. Bringing Up Girls: Practical Advice and Encouragement for Those Shaping the Next Generation of Women

130. Moon Mother, Moon Daughter

About The Author

Jessica