Pregnancy is a time when a woman gets to learn a lot, educate herself about many things and get to know all there is about a baby or childbirth. Many females take to reading during those nine months in order to learn all that they can. But it is very important to read the right books which have the correct information or leave a positive message.
There are thousands of books written on pregnancy, some by top writers, others by others, but it is not always possible to select which to read and which to leave. Thus for your help, we have compiled a list of the top books on pregnancy which every pregnant female must read:
1. What to Expect When you are Expecting-4th Edition
This is not just the most popular book ever on pregnancy but is also a highly rated book which is loved by critics as well. This book can help you be healthier during pregnancy and is written by Heidi Murkoff and Sharon Mazel.
2. Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth
This book was published in the year 2003 and is written by Ina May Gaskin. It is one of the most popular books for pregnant women and is one book which can leave you empowered, healthier, happier and prepared for birth, all at the same time.
3. The Belly Book: A nine month journal for you and your growing belly
Published in 2006, this book has become the favorite of many and is the ultimate guide to pregnancy and child birth. You can read this book to read about the wonderful journey of childbirth.
4. Mayo Clinic Guide to a healthy pregnancy: From doctors who are parents, too!
5. The girlfriend’s guide to pregnancy
Written by Vicki Lovine, this book on pregnancy is a book that is a must read for pregnant women as it helps them be happier and much healthier. It also helps to prepare for the child birth.
6.The Birth partner: a complete guide to childbirth for dads, doulas, and all other labor companions
This is one of those rare yet very useful books which helps not just moms but also dads and other labor companions to help a mother prepare for childbirth. It also teaches companions how to help the pregnant female and how to get her through childbirth.
7. The Expectant Father: Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads to be
There are so many books for pregnant women but few for expectant fathers. This book helps a father to be a good dad and a good husband for a pregnant wife. This book is very highly rated and a must read for all to be dads.
8. Natural Childbirth the Bradley way: Revised Edition
Wish to have a natural childbirth? This book is definitely a must read for you in that case.