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Yoga Mom, Buddha Baby
Yoga Mom, Buddha Baby
Written by Jyothi Larson and Ken Howard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307493514
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Yoga Mom, Buddha Baby
The Yoga Workout for New Moms
Written by Jyothi Larson and Ken Howard


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $12.99

S-T-R-E-T-C-H, STRENGTHEN, AND MEDITATE—WITH YOUR BABY

Practicing yoga with your baby—as you hold your baby, have your baby next to you, or have your baby leaning against your thighs or atop your belly—is a wonderful way to add joy to your first year together. Popular yoga teacher Jyothi Larson shares the specially... Read more >
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Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
Written by Sarah Buckley, Foreword by Ina May Gaskin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781587613227
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Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
A Doctor's Guide to Natural Childbirth and Gentle Early Parenting Choices
Written by Sarah Buckley
Foreword by Ina May Gaskin


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2008
Price: $16.99

An authoritative guide to natural childbirth and postpartum parenting options from an MD who home-birthed her own four children.

Sarah Buckley might be called a third-wave natural birth advocate. A doctor and a mother, she approaches the question of how a woman and baby might have the most fulfilling birth experience with... Read more >
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The Pregnancy Instruction Manual
The Pregnancy Instruction Manual
Written by Sarah Jordan, Illustrated by Paul Kepple and Scotty Reifsnyder, Contribution by David Ufberg, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594742453
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The Pregnancy Instruction Manual
Essential Information, Troubleshooting Tips, and Advice for Parents-to-Be
Written by Sarah Jordan
Illustrated by Paul Kepple and Scotty Reifsnyder
Contribution by David Ufberg, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2008
Price: $16.95

At last! A comprehensive guide to worry-free pregnancy!
 
Bringing a baby into the world is one of life’s defining moments. But there’s no getting around it: Being pregnant can feel overwhelming.
 
Fortunately, The Pregnancy Instruction Manual is here to answer all of your most pressing questions. Will the morning... Read more >
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Without a Map
Without a Map
Written by Meredith Hall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807072745
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Without a Map
A Memoir
Written by Meredith Hall


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $14.00

Meredith Hall's moving but unsentimental memoir begins in 1965, when she becomes pregnant at sixteen. Shunned by her insular New Hampshire community, she is then kicked out of the house by her mother. Her father and stepmother reluctantly take her in, hiding her before they finally banish her altogether. After giving... Read more >
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Margarita Mama
Margarita Mama
Written by Alyssa Gusenoff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594742156
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Margarita Mama
Mocktails for Moms-to-Be
Written by Alyssa Gusenoff


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $12.95

Celebrate Maternity—With a Refreshing Materni-tini!
 
From Watermelon Margaritas and Pineapple Mojitos to Mai Tais, Mimosas, and Cosmopolitans, Margarita Mama offers a pitcherful of delicious “mocktails” designed specifically for moms-to-be. These tasty treats are 100 percent alcohol-free and offer plenty of nutritional benefits for both mom and baby.
 
Recipes include... Read more >
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The Rookie Mom's Handbook
The Rookie Mom's Handbook
Written by Heather Gibbs Flett and Whitney Moss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594742194
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The Rookie Mom's Handbook
250 Activities to Do with (and Without!) Your Baby
Written by Heather Gibbs Flett and Whitney Moss


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $14.95

Bookstores are full of activity books for babies and toddlers, but The Rookie Mom’s Handbook is the only one designed exclusively for first-time mothers. Here are 250 enjoyable activities to help rookie moms maintain their individuality and boost their confidence about leaving the house, socializing, and doing things they’ve always liked... Read more >
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Rattled
Rattled
Written by Trish Berg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590529133
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Rattled
Surviving Your Baby's First Year Without Losing Your Cool
Written by Trish Berg


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $15.99

Welcome to the Adventure of Motherhood

Clutter? Chaos? Exhaustion got you down? You must be a mom. And you’re not alone. Perhaps you thought you had it all together…then your baby was born and your world was turned upside down. If new motherhood has you filled with doubt, guilt, and confusion, Trish... Read more >
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The Imperfect Mom
The Imperfect Mom
Written by Therese J. Borchard
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ISBN: 9780307419446
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The Imperfect Mom
Candid Confessions of Mothers Living in the Real World
Written by Therese J. Borchard


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

The supermom is a suburban legend. At some point, we’ve all forgotten to pack a lunch, yelled at our kids, or been late to soccer practice. This book is for every mom who has ever gotten angry at being interrupted from a consecutive five hours of sleep, or who has ever... Read more >
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Mommy Mantras
Mommy Mantras
Written by Bethany E. Casarjian, Ph.D. and Diane H. Dillon, Ph.D.
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ISBN: 9780307419149
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Mommy Mantras
Affirmations and Insights to Keep You From Losing Your Mind
Written by Bethany E. Casarjian, Ph.D. and Diane H. Dillon, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

Mommy Mantras are phrases you can say in your head, or out loud if you need to, during those trying moments of mothering. They act to empower you, revive you, and remind you that there is always another way to see your situation. Buddhist-inspired and psychologically grounded, these snippets of wisdom... Read more >
Mama Knows Breast
Mama Knows Breast
Written by Andi Silverman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594741654
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Mama Knows Breast

Written by Andi Silverman


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2007
Price: $14.95

Got Milk?
 
Breastfeeding may be natural, but it isn’t always easy. Mama Knows Breast is the essential new-mom’s guide to nursing—full of friendly, frank, and reassuring advice. Here is all the information you need to get through breastfeeding’s ups and downs, including:
 
     •  How to position your baby... Read more >
Finding Your Inner Mama
Finding Your Inner Mama
Edited by Eden Steinberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304235
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Finding Your Inner Mama
Women Reflect on the Challenges and Rewards of Motherhood
Edited by Eden Steinberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $18.95

Motherhood can be one of the most intense and transformative experiences of a woman's life. While there are many books that offer the "do's and don'ts" of effective parenting, few offer guidance on navigating the tumultuous inner experience of being a mother, with all its joy, pain, change, and uncertainty... Read more >
The Early Birds
The Early Birds
Written by Jenny Minton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400079469
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The Early Birds
A Mother's Story for Our Times
Written by Jenny Minton


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $13.95

In the winter of 2002, Jenny Minton delivered her sons, Sam and Gus. She was thirty-one weeks pregnant, and her boys, conceived through in vitro fertilization, were more than two months early. Both boys were placed on immediate life support, and for sixty-four days they hovered, critically ill, in the neonatal... Read more >
Growing Girls
Growing Girls
Written by Jeanne Marie Laskas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553381504
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Growing Girls

Written by Jeanne Marie Laskas


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $13.00

Award-winning author Jeanne Marie Laskas has charmed and delighted readers with her heartwarming and hilarious tales of life on Sweetwater Farm. Now she offers her most personal and most deeply felt memoir yet as she embarks on her greatest, most terrifying, most rewarding endeavor of all….

A good mother, writes Jeanne Marie... Read more >
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Wiped!
Wiped!
Written by Rebecca Eckler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812976403
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Wiped!
Life with a Pint-size Dictator
Written by Rebecca Eckler


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2007
Price: $13.95

“Pregnancy was a 90-minute massage compared to life now.”

After her little bundle of joy, Rowan (aka The Dictator) arrives, Rebecca Eckler wonders when the promised “rewarding” part will kick in. She wasn’t supposed to trade in tight jeans for baggy sweatpants, or give up the dream of sound sleep and a... Read more >
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Without a Map
A Memoir
Written by Meredith Hall


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2007
Price: $14.00

Meredith Hall's moving but unsentimental memoir begins in 1965, when she becomes pregnant at sixteen. Shunned by her insular New Hampshire community, she is then kicked out of the house by her mother. Her father and stepmother reluctantly take her in, hiding her before they finally banish her altogether. After giving... Read more >
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You're Wearing That?
You're Wearing That?
Written by Deborah Tannen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812972665
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You're Wearing That?
Understanding Mothers and Daughters in Conversation
Written by Deborah Tannen


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2006
Price: $16.00

Deborah Tannen's #1 New York Times bestseller You Just Don’t Understand revolutionized communication between women and men. Now, in her most provocative and engaging book to date, she takes on what is potentially the most fraught and passionate connection of women’s lives: the mother-daughter relationship.
It was Tannen who first showed us... Read more >
The New Single Woman
The New Single Woman
Written by E. Kay Trimberger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807065235
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The New Single Woman

Written by E. Kay Trimberger


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2006
Price: $16.00

Drawing on stories from diverse women who have been single for many years, Trimberger explodes the idea that fulfillment comes only through coupling with a soulmate. Instead she presents an exciting new identity for women in the twenty-first century: the new single woman--a woman who is content with her single life.

These... Read more >
Preparing Him for the Other Woman
Preparing Him for the Other Woman
Written by Sheri Rose Shepherd
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590526576
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Preparing Him for the Other Woman
A Mother's Guide to Raising Her Son to Love a Wife and Lead a Family
Written by Sheri Rose Shepherd


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2006
Price: $15.99

What Kind of Husband Will Your Son Grow Up to Be?

His is a generation of boys who have better relationships with their Game Boxes, i-Pods, televisions, and computers than they do with their families. His understanding of marriage is that it has little hope for success, witnessing a... Read more >
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I'm Going to Be the Greatest Mom Ever
I'm Going to Be the Greatest Mom Ever
Written by Terri Camp
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590528075
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I'm Going to Be the Greatest Mom Ever

Written by Terri Camp


Format: Trade Paperback, 198 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $14.99

Get ready to laugh as Terri Camp takes you through the daily challenges and triumphs of motherhood. However, this is more than just another woman's humor book. In addition to providing the laughs, she takes her readers on a profound journey to the heart. Read more >
Home by Choice
Home by Choice
Written by Dr. Brenda Hunter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590528105
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Home by Choice
Raising Emotionally Secure Children in an Insecure World
Written by Dr. Brenda Hunter


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $19.99

It's one of the toughest choices a mother will ever make: to "work" or be a full-time mother? It is also a long-running debate between moms who feel they contribute more to society at work than at home and those who feel mothering is not just a full-time job but a... Read more >
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A Tribute to Moms
A Tribute to Moms
Written by Ruth Senter and Jori Senter Stuart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590528853
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A Tribute to Moms

Written by Ruth Senter and Jori Senter Stuart


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $16.99

In this uplifting book for mothers, daughters and grandmothers, 40 well-known Christian women share how their mothers helped them become who they are today. Encourages successful mother-daughter relationships. Read more >
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Unraveled
Unraveled
Written by Maria Housden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400054176
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Unraveled
One Woman's Story of Moving Out, Moving On, and Becoming a Better Mother
Written by Maria Housden


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2006
Price: $13.95

As a twelve-year-old girl, Maria Housden’s vision of a happy future included everything that society expects girls to yearn for: a home, a husband, and, of course, children. Life had other plans.

Unraveled is Housden’s riveting and thoughtful story of how, after the death of her young daughter, she found the courage to... Read more >
The Imperfect Mom
The Imperfect Mom
Written by Therese J. Borchard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767922661
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The Imperfect Mom
Candid Confessions of Mothers Living in the Real World
Written by Therese J. Borchard


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2006
Price: $12.95

The supermom is a suburban legend. At some point, we’ve all forgotten to pack a lunch, yelled at our kids, or been late to soccer practice. This book is for every mom who has ever gotten angry at being interrupted from a consecutive five hours of sleep, or who has ever... Read more >
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Every Mother Is a Daughter
Every Mother Is a Daughter
Written by Perri Klass and sheila solomon klass
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345477187
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Every Mother Is a Daughter
The Neverending Quest for Success, Inner Peace, and a Really Clean Kitchen (Recipes and Knitting Patterns Included)
Written by Perri Klass and sheila solomon klass


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: April 18, 2006
Price: $23.95

Mothers and daughters go through so much–yet when was the last time a mother and daughter sat down collectively to write a book together about it all? Perri Klass and her mother, Sheila Solomon Klass, both gifted professional writers, prove to be ideal collaborators as they examine their decades of motherhood... Read more >
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The 7 Stages of Motherhood
The 7 Stages of Motherhood
Written by Ann Pleshette Murphy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375706356
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The 7 Stages of Motherhood
Loving Your Life without Losing Your Mind
Written by Ann Pleshette Murphy


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $14.00

This refreshingly candid parenting book puts mothers—not children—center stage. Ann Pleshette Murphy provides a reassuring, wise, and often wildly funny mix of anecdotes and advice as she describes the seismic shifts in women’s lives and identities from pregnancy through a child’s graduation. She draws on countless conversations with mothers and with child... Read more >
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