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50 Things You Really Need to Know: Happy, Healthy Pregnancy

Written by Ali Monaghan


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.99

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Joyous Childbirth Changes the World

(Available April 29, 2014)
Joyous Childbirth Changes the World
Written by Dr. Tadashi Yoshimura, Foreword by Ina May Gaskin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805241
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Joyous Childbirth Changes the World

Written by Dr. Tadashi Yoshimura
Foreword by Ina May Gaskin


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $16.95

“No matter how science has progressed, childbirth, in essence, has remained unchanged from ancient times . . . [It] is the last natural process left to us,” writes internationally lauded obstetrician Dr. Tadashi Yoshimura. “The fact that it has remained unchanged means that there is truth in it.” The truth and... Read more >
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Joyous Childbirth Changes the World

Written by Dr. Tadashi Yoshimura
Foreword by Ina May Gaskin


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $16.95

“No matter how science has progressed, childbirth, in essence, has remained unchanged from ancient times . . . [It] is the last natural process left to us,” writes internationally lauded obstetrician Dr. Tadashi Yoshimura. “The fact that it has remained unchanged means that there is truth in it.” The truth and... Read more >
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Natural Baby and Childcare
Practical Medical Advice and Holistic Wisdom for Raising Healthy Children from Birth to Adolescence
Written by Lauren Feder, M.D.


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $14.99

The Essential Parents' Guide to the Best Conventional and Natural Medicines for Your Child

From feeding to healing, clothing to washing, raising children naturally can be a daunting task--unless you know how. Natural Baby and Childcare shows you how to complement conventional therapy with natural treatments such as homeopathic and... Read more >
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Mother Massage
Mother Massage
Written by Elaine Stillerman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307834393
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Mother Massage
A Handbook for Relieving the Discomforts of Pregnancy
Written by Elaine Stillerman


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2013
Price: $11.99

A Handbook for Relieving the Discomforts of Pregnancy

Massage is a sensuous, relaxing, and loving treatment that has the added bonus of being especially good for you. It’s the perfect way to reduce stress and promote general well-being. During pregnancy, your body is undergoing many changes, some of them stressful and discomforting... Read more >
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Everything You Need to Know to Have a Healthy Twin Pregnancy
Everything You Need to Know to Have a Healthy Twin Pregnancy
Written by Gila Leiter and Rachel Kranz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307834034
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Everything You Need to Know to Have a Healthy Twin Pregnancy

Written by Gila Leiter and Rachel Kranz


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2013
Price: $11.99

Twins...triplets...quads...finally! The book that answers all your questions about multiple birth--written by a doctor who is a mother of twins herself

Over ten years ago when Dr. Gila Leiter, herself an OB/GYN,was pregnant with twins, the book she desperately needed wasn'tavailable. Now it is: Everything You Need to Know to Have a... Read more >
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Parenting: Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth
Parenting: Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth
Written by Paula Spencer, Concept by Parenting Magazine Editors
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345544421
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Parenting: Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth

Written by Paula Spencer
Concept by Parenting Magazine Editors


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2013
Price: $11.99

THE ONLY PREGNANCY RESOURCE YOU'LL EVER NEED!

For the past decade, Parenting magazine has gained the loyal readership of smart, involved parents by getting to the heart of what moms and dads need to know about raising a child. Now Parenting, with an advisory board of leading experts, have created a comprehensive... Read more >
Pregnancy Health Yoga
Pregnancy Health Yoga
Written by Tara Lee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781848990814
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Pregnancy Health Yoga
Your Essential Guide for Bump, Birth and Beyond
Written by Tara Lee


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2013
Price: $19.95

Authoritative yet thoroughly accessible, this user-friendly book provides yoga techniques for your journey from bump to birth and beyond, helping you to deal with all the physical and emotional changes you experience along the way. The authors explain the importance of breathwork to relax your body and reduce stress. They also... Read more >
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Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering
Written by Sarah Buckley, Foreword by Ina May Gaskin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832030
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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: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2013
Price: $11.99

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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Cherish the First Six Weeks
Cherish the First Six Weeks
Written by Helen Moon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307987280
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Cherish the First Six Weeks
A Plan that Creates Calm, Confident Parents and a Happy, Secure Baby
Written by Helen Moon


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

From baby nurse to the stars, Helen Moon, a step-by-step plan to managing sleep and feeding issues to survive--and enjoy--the first six weeks of your newborn baby's life.

Have you ever wondered why celebrities look so rested in such a short time after giving birth? The answer: baby specialists like Helen Moon... Read more >
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Cherish the First Six Weeks
Cherish the First Six Weeks
Written by Helen Moon
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ISBN: 9780307987273
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Cherish the First Six Weeks
A Plan that Creates Calm, Confident Parents and a Happy, Secure Baby
Written by Helen Moon


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $15.00

From baby nurse to the stars, Helen Moon, a step-by-step plan to managing sleep and feeding issues to survive--and enjoy--the first six weeks of your newborn baby's life.

Have you ever wondered why celebrities look so rested in such a short time after giving birth? The answer: baby specialists like Helen Moon... Read more >
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Windows to the Womb
Windows to the Womb
Written by David Chamberlain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945513
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Windows to the Womb
Revealing the Conscious Baby from Conception to Birth
Written by David Chamberlain


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $19.95

Windows to the Womb is an eloquent guide through the first nine months of life from conception to birth. In the past, the invisible physical processes of fetal development were mysterious and largely unexplainable, but in the past half-century, breakthroughs in embryology, interuterine photography, ultrasound, and other sensitive instruments of measurement... Read more >
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Windows to the Womb
Revealing the Conscious Baby from Conception to Birth
Written by David Chamberlain


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $15.95

Windows to the Womb is an eloquent guide through the first nine months of life from conception to birth. In the past, the invisible physical processes of fetal development were mysterious and largely unexplainable, but in the past half-century, breakthroughs in embryology, interuterine photography, ultrasound, and other sensitive instruments of measurement... Read more >
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The Doula Advantage
The Doula Advantage
Written by Rachel Gurevich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307823274
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The Doula Advantage
Your Complete Guide to Having an Empowered and Positive Birth with the Help of a Professional Childbirth Assistant
Written by Rachel Gurevich


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 21, 2012
Price: $9.99

Doulas and midwives are increasingly popular options for childbirth; this book answers questions for those considering the help of a doula or midwife at birth. 

Take Control of Your Childbirth Experience
New moms are spreading the word to pregnant women just like you: Doulas make pregnancy and childbirth the celebratory... Read more >
The Mindful Way through Pregnancy
The Mindful Way through Pregnancy
Written by Anne Cushman, Mimi Doe, Judy Leif and Jennifer Brilliant, Edited by Susan Piver
Format: Package
ISBN: 9781590309667
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The Mindful Way through Pregnancy
Meditation, Yoga, and Journaling for Expectant Mothers
Written by Anne Cushman, Mimi Doe, Judy Leif and Jennifer Brilliant
Edited by Susan Piver


Format: Package, 144 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $16.95

Pregnancy is a time of wonder and of momentous change, both emotionally and physically. For many women, it is a time like no other in their lives, filled with excitement and awe but also with great uncertainty and vulnerability. This book-and-audio program brings together writings and simple daily practices for bringing... Read more >
Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition
Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition
Written by Elizabeth Davis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607742449
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Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition
A Midwife's Guide to Pregnancy and Birth
Written by Elizabeth Davis


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $17.99

A fully revised update of the foundational text on birth assisting from internationally renowned authority Elizabeth Davis, offering professional guidance for both aspiring and veteran midwives.

Presenting information on what to expect during each stage of pregnancy, birth, and postpartum recovery, Heart and Hands has been the most trusted guide for midwives and expecting parents for more than two... Read more >
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Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition
Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition
Written by Elizabeth Davis
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ISBN: 9781607742432
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Heart and Hands, Fifth Edition
A Midwife's Guide to Pregnancy and Birth
Written by Elizabeth Davis


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $35.00

A fully revised update of the foundational text on birth assisting from internationally renowned authority Elizabeth Davis, offering professional guidance for both aspiring and veteran midwives.

Presenting information on what to expect during each stage of pregnancy, birth, and postpartum recovery, Heart and Hands has been the most trusted guide for midwives... Read more >
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Mother Rising
Mother Rising
Written by Yana Cortlund, Barb Lucke and Donna Miller Watelet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307816283
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Mother Rising

Written by Yana Cortlund, Barb Lucke and Donna Miller Watelet


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $12.99

Different from a baby shower, where gifts are lavished upon the soon-to-be-born child, a blessingway ceremony honors the mother-to-be and creates a circle of support that will cradle her as she prepares to give birth. Surrounded by the most important women in her life, she can explore the challenges and joys... Read more >
The Misfortunes of Others
The Misfortunes of Others
Written by Gloria Dank
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307816689
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The Misfortunes of Others

Written by Gloria Dank


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: May 2, 2012
Price: $13.99

While Maya suffers through morning sickness and Bernard paints the nursery a chocolate brown, Snooky becomes involved in a romance and mischief.

"You're pregnant, aren't you?" Maya Woodruff's peripatetic brother Snooky, calling collect from the French Antilles, makes this psychic diagnosis and instantly flies to Connecticut to offer a stuffed platypus, good... Read more >
Sacred Pregnancy
Sacred Pregnancy
Written by Anni Daulter, Photographed by Elena Rego, Alexandra DeFurio and Cristy Nielson, Foreword by Ina May Gaskin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944448
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Sacred Pregnancy
A Loving Guide and Journal for Expectant Moms
Written by Anni Daulter
Photographed by Elena Rego, Alexandra DeFurio and Cristy Nielson
Foreword by Ina May Gaskin


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $19.95

In today's western cultures, the typical pregnancy focuses on the baby to the exclusion of the woman herself, so that the entire experience has become more about preparing for the baby's arrival than looking closely at oneself to prepare emotionally for all of the changes that creating a new life brings... Read more >
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Sacred Pregnancy
A Loving Guide and Journal for Expectant Moms
Written by Anni Daulter
Photographed by Elena Rego, Alexandra DeFurio and Cristy Nielson
Foreword by Ina May Gaskin


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $14.95

In today's western cultures, the typical pregnancy focuses on the baby to the exclusion of the woman herself, so that the entire experience has become more about preparing for the baby's arrival than looking closely at oneself to prepare emotionally for all of the changes that creating a new life brings... Read more >
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The Pregnancy Countdown Book
The Pregnancy Countdown Book
Written by Susan Magee, Contribution by Kara Nakisbendi, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594745737
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The Pregnancy Countdown Book
Nine Months of Practical Tips, Useful Advice, and Uncensored Truths
Written by Susan Magee
Contribution by Kara Nakisbendi, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $14.95

The average pregnancy lasts 280 days—and the suspense can be excruciating! The Pregnancy Countdown Book counts down the biggest milestones every step of the way, with one page of helpful information for each day of your pregnancy. Here are tips from doctors and mothers, amusing anecdotes and quotes, and all of... Read more >
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Choosing Cesarean
A Natural Birth Plan
Written by Magnus Murphy, M.D. and Pauline McDonagh Hull


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

Obstetrician and gynecologist Magnus Murphy, MD, and journalist/advocate Pauline McDonagh Hull offer a compelling case for surgical delivery as a legitimate birth choice for informed women. By offering a wealth of medical evidence from around the world and thoughtfully countering the many objections detractors have lodged against it, the authors convincingly... Read more >
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Choosing Cesarean
Choosing Cesarean
Written by Magnus Murphy, M.D. and Pauline McDonagh Hull
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ISBN: 9781616145118
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Choosing Cesarean
A Natural Birth Plan
Written by Magnus Murphy, M.D. and Pauline McDonagh Hull


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $21.00

Obstetrician and gynecologist Magnus Murphy, MD, and journalist/advocate Pauline McDonagh Hull offer a compelling case for surgical delivery as a legitimate birth choice for informed women. By offering a wealth of medical evidence from around the world and thoughtfully countering the many objections detractors have lodged against it, the authors convincingly... Read more >
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Pregnancy Health Yoga
Your Essential Guide for Bump, Birth and Beyond
Written by Tara Lee and Mary Attwood


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2012
Price: $12.99

Authoritative yet thoroughly accessible, this user-friendly book provides yoga techniques for your journey from bump to birth and beyond, helping you to deal with all the physical and emotional changes you experience along the way. The authors explain the importance of breathwork to relax your body and reduce stress. They also... Read more >
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