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Baby Prodigy: A Guide to Raising a Smarter, Happier baby, Barbara Candiano-Marcus
1 Barbara Candiano-Marcus Baby Prodigy: A Guide to Raising a Smarter, Happier baby
Ballantine 238447 New York 2005 0345477650 / 9780345477651 Softcover Good Condition ENHANCE YOUR BABY'S POTENTIAL! Winner of thirteen national awards, the Baby Prodigy Company's DVDs and CDs have opened up an exciting new world for babies to explore. Now the creator of this landmark series presents a simple, straightforward guide no parent should be without. This fascinating book shows how stimulation affects the intelligence and happiness of your baby. It provides a program of activities that will enrich your infant's sensory awareness-hearing, seeing, touching, feeling, and tasting-in order to jumpstart amazing brain growth during the critical first three years of life. Discover: - sanity-saving tips for sleepless nights, fussy days, colic, and more - bonding and soothing techniques to use during your baby's first three weeks of life - easy, pleasurable activities to promote development in very young infants - milestones to look for as your child grows-from birth through toddlerhood - creative ways to stimulate curiosity, attention span, memory, and nervous system advancement - the ideal books and toys that will inspire learning and retention - baby talk: what your baby is trying to say, and how to talk to your baby at every stage of development 277 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; United States; Parenting & Childcare; Childcare. ISBN: 0345477650. ISBN/EAN: 9780345477651. Inventory No: 238447. Paperback 
Price: 11.94 AUD 5.97 AUD 
Pregnancy Week by Week, Dr Jane MacDougall
2 Dr Jane MacDougall Pregnancy Week by Week
Viking 236588 Australia 2011 0670076430 / 9780670076437 Softcover Very Good Condition Amanda Williams Pregnancy is a stressful time. Your baby is growing and changing rapidly - and so are you. With Pregnancy Week by Week , these anxieties can be put to rest. By following the week-by-week advice of Dr. Jane MacDougall, the journey from conception to birth will be broken down into a series of simple, comprehensible steps. Pregnancy Week by Week contains a broad spectrum of advice and information. It educates parents-to-be about the health and nutritional needs of the mother and child, outlines the weekly changes in the size and shape of a prenatal infant, and addresses the common problems experienced by pregnant mothers, such as morning sickness and fatigue. It also acts as an organiser, providing timely reminders about appointments that parents should be making, items they should stock up on and warning signs to watch out for as they move through each stage of pregnancy towards their child's birth. With enough space for parents to add their own notes for future use or reflection, Pregnancy Week by Week is a practical, positive and personal guide to pregnancy, a brilliant resource for any expecting parent. 96 pages. Illustrator: Amanda Williams. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN/EAN: 9780670076437. Inventory No: 236588. Paperback 
Price: 12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD 
Conception, Pregnancy and Birth: The Childbirth Bible for Australian parents, Dr Miriam Stoppard
3 Dr Miriam Stoppard Conception, Pregnancy and Birth: The Childbirth Bible for Australian parents
Dorling Kindersley 236587 Australia 2008 1740336593 / 9781740336598 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition New edition of this baby bible, from pregnancy and childcare expert Dr Miriam Stoppard - this edition has been fully adapted for the Australian market, and given a fresh new jacket. If you're pregnant and want trusted advice, have all your questions answered by top parenting expert Dr Miriam Stoppard - popular and trusted childbirth specialist. From a month-by-month development guide, to the latest on fertility, antenatal testing, diagnostic procedure, labour choices and caring for your newborn; reassuring, practical advice on all aspects of your antenatal care will help you every step of the way. Plus, find trusted advice for dads-to-be plus helpful case studies which look at a range of issues from infertility to caring for premature babies. The Australian consultant for this book was Professor Jonathan Morris, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist at the University of Sydney Northern Clinical School, Royal North Shore Hospital. 376 pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN/EAN: 9781740336598. Inventory No: 236587. Hardcover 
Price: 19.90 AUD 9.95 AUD 
Birth Without Violence, Frederick Leboyer
4 Frederick Leboyer Birth Without Violence
Fontana / Collins 234874 Great Britain 1977 0006343058 / 9780006343059 Softcover Good Condition 104 pages. Previous owners details on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 0006343058. ISBN/EAN: 9780006343059. Inventory No: 234874. Paperback 
Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
Pregnancy: The Complete Australian Guide to Planning and Birth, Heather Welford
5 Heather Welford Pregnancy: The Complete Australian Guide to Planning and Birth
Gary Allen 238300 Australia 2008 Reprint 1877082295 / 9781877082290 Softcover Very Good Condition Specially commissioned photographs and illustrations showing every phase of pregnancy make this a most reassuring pregnancy book. It covers all aspects of pregnancy from what is happening to your body and your baby as well as what to expect during labour and the birth. 224 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 1877082295. ISBN/EAN: 9781877082290. Inventory No: 238300. Paperback 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
Breastfeeding...Naturally, Jane Cafarella [Editor]
6 Jane Cafarella [Editor] Breastfeeding...Naturally
Mothers Direct Pty Ltd 235629 Australia 2002 0949637874 / 9780949637871 Softcover Very Good Condition This book was compiled from the resources of the Australian Breastfeeding Association from our series of booklets on specific breastfeeding situations. 228 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 0949637874. ISBN/EAN: 9780949637871. Inventory No: 235629. Paperback 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
Active Birth, Janet Balaskas
7 Janet Balaskas Active Birth
Unwin Paperbacks 238481 Australia 1988 Reprint 0046120335 / 9780046120337 Softcover "New Active Birth" will help you and your partner prepare for and experience an Active Birth. Naturally, throughout time and the world over, women have chosen to walk, stand, squat, lie - to move their bodies freely and actively to find the most comfortable positions for labour and birth. It is only we in the west who have the extraordinary notion that a woman should lie on her back in a position that defies the laws of nature and gravity. With this book, you can learn to develop all your body's resources to deal with the instinctive experience of childbirth. It is also for partners, teachers, midwives and everyone involved, to help mothers get up off the delivery table and to bring back some of the common sense which has been overlooked by modern obstetrics. "New Active Birth" is the new and revised edition of Janet Balaskas' pioneering and acclaimed "Active Birth" covering over 180 clear black and white photographs and line drawings throughout. Fully updated and extended with new information - includes sections on Water Birth and Recovery After Birth. It offers revised and expanded prenatal and postnatal exercises with step by step photographs. It presents a detailed up-to-the minute section covering every aspect of Active Birth at home and in hospital and the Active Birth Movement. Janet Balaskas is the founder of the Active Birth Movement. The mother of four children, she trained with the National Childbirth Trust and is a counsellor for childbirth. 192 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 0046120335. ISBN/EAN: 9780046120337. Inventory No: 238481. Paperback 
Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
Breastfeeding....Naturally, Jill Day [Editor]
8 Jill Day [Editor] Breastfeeding....Naturally
Australian Breastfeeding Association 234180 Australia 2008 Second Edition 192100102X / 9781921001024 Softcover Very Good Condition 200 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 192100102X. ISBN/EAN: 9781921001024. Inventory No: 234180. Paperback 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
Breastfeeding...Naturally, Jill Day [Editor]
9 Jill Day [Editor] Breastfeeding...Naturally
Australian Breastfeeding Association 236599 Australia 2006 192100102X / 9781921001024 Softcover Very Good Condition Provides the most up to date information available about breastfeeding and breastmilk in an easy to read style. 200 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; New Age & Alternative; ISBN: 192100102X. ISBN/EAN: 9781921001024. Inventory No: 236599. Paperback 
Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
Twins: A Practical Guide to Parenting Multiples from Conception to Preschool, Katrina Bowman and Louise Ryan
10 Katrina Bowman and Louise Ryan Twins: A Practical Guide to Parenting Multiples from Conception to Preschool
Sue Hines / Allen & Unwin 236209 Australia 2005 Revised Edition 1741146534 / 9781741146530 Softcover Very Good Condition When Louise and Katrina discovered they were having twins, both had the same thought once they recovered from the shock: buy a book that explains what to expect in order to get organised and to prepare emotionally and physically for the anticipated upheaval to their lives. When they couldn't find such a text, they decided to write it themselves. Based on extensive research as well as their own and other twin parents' experiences of pregnancy, birth and twin toddlers, Katrina and Louise offer sound practical advice that is backed up by medical practitioners and health professionals where relevant. Detailed information with user-friendly explanations of medical jargon is peppered with amusing and moving stories of catastrophe, chaos and coping. There are at-a-glance hints and survival tips at the end of each chapter and easy-reference tables of information throughout.The number of multiple births is rapidly increasing due to IVF and the older age range of new mothers. More people are having twins (or multiples) than ever before. This is the book they have to have 356 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN/EAN: 9781741146530. Inventory No: 236209. Paperback 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
Kid-Wrangling - The Real Guide to Caring for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers, Kaz Cooke
11 Kaz Cooke Kid-Wrangling - The Real Guide to Caring for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers
Viking / Penguin 225077 Australia 2003 067004007X / 9780670040070 Softcover Near Fine Condition Kaz Cooke covers all the basics of baby and child care - feeding, sleep routines, safety and medical matters, going to the loo, equipment and clothes, developmental milestones - in a sane, informative and witty style. Kaz also has hundreds of ideas about everything, from getting rid of monsters under the bed, to distracting a grumpy child, to the items you should never run out of - plus some comforting thoughts about what parents can do when they're sick of being parents. Drawing widely on advice from experts, including ordinary mums and dads and filled with amusing and apt cartoons, "Kid Wrangling" should assist anyone muddling through the first five years of parenthood and child caring. 771 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 067004007X. ISBN/EAN: 9780670040070. Inventory No: 225077. Paperback 
Price: 17.91 AUD 8.96 AUD 
40,000 Baby Names [The Complete Idiot's Guide], Marcia Layton Turner
12 Marcia Layton Turner 40,000 Baby Names [The Complete Idiot's Guide]
Alpha / Penguin 240827 Australia 2009 1592578411 / 9781592578412 Softcover Very Good Condition From Atticus to Zuzu ... With 10,000 additional names and 50 additional lists (200 total), this latest edition is the most comprehensive guide to naming newborns on the market-and the most fun! With specialized lists-from world leaders to favorite characters from children's literature, biblical figures to Wiccan/ Gothic/Vampire names, Olympic medalists to Nobel Prize winners-plus alphabetized lists for each gender, this guide makes the name game easy, pleasurable, and enlightening. *Approximately 4 million babies born every year in the U.S.-and they all need names! *Contains 40,000 names-10,000 more than "The Everything Baby Names Book" and 35,000 more than "Baby Names for Dummies" *Includes 200 specialized lists-even the names that have the best and worst nicknames-which add to the fun of selecting the perfect name 428 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN/EAN: 9781592578412. Inventory No: 240827. Paperback 
Price: 15.00 AUD 7.50 AUD 
Having a Baby, NSW Health
13 NSW Health Having a Baby
NSW Department of Health 236590 2009 Reprint Softcover Very Good Condition 152 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Pregnancy; Parenting & Childcare; Inventory No: 236590. Paperback 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
The Girlfriends Guide to Pregnancy or Everything Your Doctor Won't Tell You, Vicki Iovine
14 Vicki Iovine The Girlfriends Guide to Pregnancy or Everything Your Doctor Won't Tell You
Pocket Books 238455 New York 2007 141652472X / 9781416524724 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition The practical, comforting, honest, and hilarious bestseller for moms-to-be, with more than one and a half million copies in print! Your doctor gives you medical advice. Your mother buys you baby clothes. But who can give you the real skinny when you're pregnant? Your girlfriends, of course--at least, the ones who've been through the exhilaration and exhaustion, the agony and ecstasy of pregnancy. Four-time delivery room veteran Vicki Iovine talks to you the way only a best friend can--in the book that will go the whole nine months for every mother-to-be. In this revised and updated edition, get the lowdown on all those little things that are too strange or embarrassing to ask, practical tips, and hilarious takes on everything pregnant. What really happens to your body--from morning sickness and gas to eating everything in sight--and what it's like to go from being a babe to having one. The Many Moods of Pregnancy--why you're so irritable/distracted/tired/lightheaded (or at least more than usual). Staying Stylish--You may be pregnant, but you can still be the fashionista you've always been (or at least you don't have to look like a walking beachball)--wearing the hippest designers and proudly showing off your bump. Pregnancy is Down To a Science--from in vitro fertilization to scheduled c-sections, there are so many options, alternatives, and scientific tests to take that being pregnant can be downright confusing! And much more! For a reassuring voice or just a few good belly laughs, turn to this straight-talking guide on what to really expect when you're expecting. 264 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Pregnancy; United States; Parenting & Childcare; ISBN: 141652472X. ISBN/EAN: 9781416524724. Inventory No: 238455. Paperback 
Price: 12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD 

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