We have an assortment of birth, breastfeeding, and parenting books and videos available for two-week loan to our clients. Please peruse the list below and feel free to ask us to bring what you need to one of our meetings together.
Active Birth: The New Approach to Giving Birth Naturally – Janet Balaskas
After the Baby’s Birth…A Woman’s Way to Wellness: A Complete Guide for Postpartum Women – Robin Lim
Alternative Therapies for Pregnancy and Birth – Pat Thomas
Baby Catcher: Chronicles of a Modern Midwife – Peggy Vincent
Birth – Karen Brody
Birth as an American Rite of Passage – Robbie E. Davis-Floyd
Birth Over Thirty – Sheila Kitzinger
The Birth Partner – Penny Simkin, P.T.
Birthing From Within: An Extra-Ordinary Guide to Childbirth Preparation – Pam England, CNM, MA & Rob Horowitz, PhD
The Complete Book of Pregnancy and Childbirth – Sheila Kitzinger
Gentle Birth Choices: A Guide to Making Informed Decisions About Birthing Centers, Birth Attendants, Water Birth, Home Birth, and Hospital Birth – Barbara Harper, R.N.
Giving Birth: A Journey into the World of Mothers and Midwives – Catherine Taylor
Having Twins and More: A Parent’s Guide to Multiple Pregnancy, Birth and Early Childhood – Elizabeth Noble with Leo Sorger, M.D.
Heart and Hands: A Midwife’s Guide to Pregnancy and Birth – Elizabeth Davis
Homebirth: The Essential Guide to Giving Birth Outside of the Hospital – Sheila Kitzinger
Hypnobirthing: The Mongan Method – Marie F. Mongan, M.Ed., M.Hy.
Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth – Ina May Gaskin
Mind Over Labor – Carl Jones
“Noa Was Born” waterbirth DVD from Wisewoman Childbirth Traditions
Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn: The Complete Guide – Penny Simkin, P.T., Janet Whalle, R.N., B.S.N. & Ann Keppler, R.N., M.N.
Pregnancy the Natural Way: Complementary Therapies for Pregnancy Organized Trimester by Trimester – Zita West
Special Delivery: A Guide to Creating the Birth You Want For You and Your Baby – Rahima Baldwin Dancy
Spiritual Midwifery – Ina May Gaskin
The Thinking Woman’s Guide to a Better Birth – Henci Goer
Visualizations for an Easier Childbirth – Carl Jones
Your Pregnancy Questions and Answers – Glade B. Curtis and Judith Schuler
Adventures in Tandem Nursing: Breastfeeding During Pregnancy and Beyond – Hilary Flower
Bestfeeding: How to Breastfeed Your Baby – Mary Renfrew, Chloe Fisher & Suzanne Arms
Breastfeeding Pure & Simple – Gwen Gotsch
“Dr. Jack Newman’s Visual Guide to Breastfeeding” DVD
The Nursing Mother’s Companion – Kathleen Huggins, RN, MS
The Nursing Mother’s Problem Solver – Claire Martin
Nursing Mother, Working Mother: The Essential Guide for Breastfeeding and Staying Close To Your Baby After You Return to Work – Gayle Pryor
The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers: The Most Comprehensive Problem –Solution Guide to Breastfeeding from the Foremost Expert in North America – Jack Newman, M.D. & Teresa Pitman
PARENTING / BABY CARE
BabyBabyOhBaby: Bonding With Your Brilliant and Beautiful Baby Through Infant Massage (DVD) – Stark Productions
Baby 411: Clear Answers & Smart Advice for Your Baby's First Year – Ari Brown, M.D., and Denise Fields
The Baby Book: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby From Birth to Age Two – William Sears, M.D. & Martha Sears, M.D.
CALMS: A Guide to Soothing Your Baby – Carrie Contey, Ph.D. & Debby Takikawa, D.C.
The Mister Rogers Parenting Book: Helping to Understand Your Young Child – Fred Rogers
Mothers and Others for a Livable Planet Guide to Natural Baby Care: Nontoxic and Environmentally Friendly Ways to Take Care of Your New Child – Mindy Pennybacker and Aisha Ikramuddin
Toddler 411: Surviving Picky Eaters, Temper Tantrums, Toilet Training and More – Denise Fields and Ari Brown, M.D.