Recommended Resources

recommended resources


There are books and movies that take an interesting and respectful look at many prenatal and postpartum topics. Here are those that I recommend most. I have some from the list in my personal collection and will loan them upon request. 


birth: books

Ina May's Guide to Childbirth
By Ina May Gaskin
Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn (4th Edition): The Complete Guide
By Penny Simkin, April Bolding, Ann Keppler, Janelle Durham, Janet Whalley


Birth Day
Starring Naoli Vinaver Lopez
More Business of Being Born
Starring Alanis Morissette, Gisele Bundchen, Cindy Crawford
The Business of Being Born
Starring Mary Helen Ayres, Julia Barnett Tracy, Sylvie Blaustein
Pregnant in America
Starring Betsy Chasse, Dr. Marsden Wagner, Joseph Chilton Pearce, Ina May Gaskin, Barbara Harper


Breastfeeding: The Ultimate MRE
Birth Boot Camp, Inc.