Essentials for Pregnancy & Childbirth

A Listmania! list by Maisie Hill
 
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth
1.  Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin
The list author says:
  "Full of positive stories and precious insights... the bible of birth books"
£8.40   Used & New from: £4.62
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (160 customer reviews)

Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering: A Doctor's Guide to Natural Childbirth and Gentle Early Parenting Choices
2.  Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering: A Doctor's Guide to Natural Childbirth and Gentle Early Parenting Choices by Sarah Buckley
The list author says:
  "A great balance between scientific research and common sense"
£14.54   Used & New from: £6.12
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Birth Reborn: What Childbirth Should Be
3.  Birth Reborn: What Childbirth Should Be by Michel Odent
The list author says:
  "A wonderful book from Michel Odent"
£12.99   Used & New from: £5.73
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Childbirth without Fear: The Principles and Practice of Natural Childbirth
4.  Childbirth without Fear: The Principles and Practice of Natural Childbirth by Grantly Dick-Read
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  "The 1942 classic, still totally appropriate in 2011."
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Hypnobirthing: The Breakthrough to Safer, Easier, More Comfortable Childbirth
5.  Hypnobirthing: The Breakthrough to Safer, Easier, More Comfortable Childbirth by Marie Mongan
The list author says:
  "Interested in hypnobirthing? This is the book for you."
£10.49   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Home Birth: A Practical Guide
6.  Home Birth: A Practical Guide by Nicky Wesson
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  "Great if you're considering a homebirth, or even if you're not!"
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

The Science of Parenting
7.  The Science of Parenting by Jaak Panksepp
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  "An easy to read scientific approach to parenting your child from birth through to the teen years"
Used & New from: £7.44
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (185 customer reviews)

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Why Love Matters: How Affection Shapes a Baby's Brain
8.  Why Love Matters: How Affection Shapes a Baby's Brain by Sue Gerhardt
The list author says:
  "Another evidence-based book that's essential reading for parents or anyone that works with children"
Used & New from: £9.91
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (167 customer reviews)

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