Pregnancy and Adoption
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The Lost Daughters of China: Abandoned Girls, Their Journey to America, and the Search for a Missing Past
The Lost Daughters of China
Abandoned Girls, Their Journey to America, and the Search for a Missing Past
Hardcover      ISBN: 1585420263
The memoir of an American mother of an adopted Chinese baby girl is a cultural history of the events that led to the controversial 1980 one-child policy in China and the subsequent generation-long abandonment of Chinese daughters to American families. 18,000 first printing.
Natural Pregnancy: A Practical, Holistic Guide to Wellbeing from Conception to Birth
Natural Pregnancy
A Practical, Holistic Guide to Wellbeing from Conception to Birth
Paperback      ISBN: 0940793431
The Kid: What Happened After My Boyfriend and I Decided to Go Get Pregnant : An Adoption Story
The Kid
What Happened After My Boyfriend and I Decided to Go Get Pregnant : An Adoption Story
Hardcover      ISBN: 0525945253
A popular sex-advice columnist offers a celebratory and incisive memoir discussing his decision, as a gay man in a long-term relationship, to adopt a child, creating problems with conservative groups, his own friends, adoption agencies, and a drug-addicted birth mother. 15,000 first printing.
The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth
The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth
Paperback      ISBN: 0399525173
Provides up-to-date information on the newest childbirth procedures and options, discussing such topics as cesareans, obstetricians and midwives, alternative birthing methods, medications, fetal monitoring, Lamaze classes, and other tests, procedures, and treatments. Original.
MAYO CLINIC GUIDE TO A HEALTHY PREGNANCY
MAYO CLINIC GUIDE TO A HEALTHY PREGNANCY
Paperback      ISBN: 0060746378
Offers a reference guide to pregnancy and childbirth, discussing morning sickness, back pain, gestational diabetes, and breast-feeding with a week-by-week guide to changes in both mother and baby.
Twins!: Pregnancy, Birth And The First Year Of Life
Twins!
Pregnancy, Birth And The First Year Of Life
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0060742194
An updated guide for parents preparing for a multiple birth is filled with practical advice and addresses such topics as a woman's relationship with her doctors, fetal development, prenatal nutrition, pre-term delivery, breast and bottle feeding, and family support. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
Letters from Nin: Wisdom, Advice, and Encouragment for a First-Time Mother
Letters from Nin
Wisdom, Advice, and Encouragment for a First-Time Mother
Paperback      ISBN: 1564743446
A Child Is Born
A Child Is Born
Paperback      ISBN: 0440506913
A new edition of the classic work on the miracle of human reproduction contains historic new photos of life before birth
The Baby Name Wizard: A Magical Method For Finding The Perfect Name For Your Baby
The Baby Name Wizard
A Magical Method For Finding The Perfect Name For Your Baby
Paperback      ISBN: 0767917529
An innovative guide to selecting the perfect name for one's child explains every aspect of a baby's name, from its image and history to variants and nicknames; discusses name popularity, usage trends, and styles; and uses a buyer's guide approach that helps parents ask the right questions to choose a name specifically tailored to personal taste. Original. 25,000 first printing.
Raising Baby Green: The Earth-Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Care
Raising Baby Green
The Earth-Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Care
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 078799622x
A comprehensive guide for environmentally conscious parents presents an Earth-friendly approach to pregnancy, childbirth, and baby care, explaining how to make smart choices regarding linens, diapers, bedding, furnishings, plants, toys, household cleaners, lotions and creams, foods, and many other products for every step in a babys development. Original.