Baby Corner


Baby, Trying to Conceive and Pregnancy Message Boards


Lost Your Password?

Baby Corner Message Board > Pregnancy Message Boards > July - September Due Date Club Pregnancy Book Recommendations...



Pregnancy Book Recommendations...

Post Reply Post New Topic  

 
Thread Tools Display Modes


 
Old 12-28-08, 06:27 AM
Tracey and Neil's Avatar
is loving being a Mum to a miracle
British Community Leaders
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Dorset, UK
Posts: 7,265
Thanked 283 Times
Points: 3
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 10%
Default Pregnancy Book Recommendations...

Hi there, if you're on your first pregnancy and are anything like me then you probably have already got a few books about this special 9 months.

If you've read or bought a book and think others would find it informative, interesting or even just funny, then list it here!
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-28-08, 06:33 AM
Tracey and Neil's Avatar
is loving being a Mum to a miracle
British Community Leaders
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Dorset, UK
Posts: 7,265
Thanked 283 Times
Points: 3
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 10%
Default

I like "The Best Friends' Guide to Pregnancy: Or Everything Your Doctor Won't Tell You" (Paperback)

(6 from Amazon.co.uk $16.30 from Amazon.com)

It's a light-hearted but no-secrets guide to pregnancy. Written by Vicki Iovine, she's gathered up her own experiences with those of other people who have experienced pregnancy (referred to in the book as "Friends"). Real women having real pregnancy in the real world!

No pretty pictures, so no good if you want to see pictures of your developing baby, but better about telling you the truth about having a baby!

I'd rate it 8/10
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-28-08, 08:55 AM
Community Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 535
Thanked 166 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 0.91%
Default

With my first pregnancy I LIVED by "what to expect when your expecting" it is so informative anything you need to know is pretty well in there from ttc to post partum its wonderful and since I've had my first they've came out with a 4th edition I'll def. be getting that they also have it on amazon .com
Reply With Quote
 
Old 12-28-08, 11:49 AM
hopeful7's Avatar
is gonna have 2 under 2!
Expecting our Miracle
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: NC
Posts: 1,022
Thanked 348 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 0.91%
Default

I've read two hilarious books:

Belly Laughs: The Naked Truth about Pregnancy and Childbirth by Jenny McCarthy

and

Sippy Cups Are Not for Chardonnay: And Other Things I Had to Learn as a New Mom by Stefanie Wilder-Taylor
Reply With Quote
 
Old 01-05-09, 09:26 PM
ChandyRae's Avatar
Soon-to-Be Mommy of 3!
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 2,259
Thanked 309 Times
Points: 1
Level: 1
Weekly Activity 0.91%
Default

"What to Expect" is good for answering questions you might have. "The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth" is really informative and helpful, and "Your Pregnancy Week by Week" is really fun for seeing what your baby looks like and how big it is each week.
Reply With Quote

Latest Articles
10 Car Seat Mistakes Most Parents Make
Studies show that many parents make these 10 common mistakes. Find out how to make sure your baby's car seat is safe.

Interpreting Your Pregnancy Dreams
Many pregnant women experience strange dreams that seem to come out of nowhere. Find out what your dreams during pregnancy might mean.

How to Calculate Your Pregnancy Calorie Needs
How many calories you eat depend on many factors. Find out the formula used to estimate how many daily calories you need during your pregnancy.

What Will Your Fertility Chart Look Like If You Are Pregnant?
If you're curious to know if you are pregnant, or not, and the pregnancy test results are negative, looking at your fertility chart can help.

Heavier Birth Weight Equals Higher IQ
A paper out of Northwestern University shows that a heavier weight at birth may be linked to smarter children with higher IQ test scores.

September 2014 Baby Photo Contest Winner

Baby Photo Contest Winner
Congratulations romasa!

Calculators & Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:29 AM.


Pregnancy | Fertility | Baby | Toddler | Free Baby Stuff! | Community | Baby Names

About Baby Corner | Advertising | Editorial | Contact Baby Corner | Terms of Use | Privacy Notice


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright © 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2009, Crawlability, Inc.