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  1. Book ImageMaking Babies: Stumbling into Motherhood

    Anne Enright

    “One of the best books ever on the experience of being a mother.”—Boston Sunday GlobeMore

  2. Book ImageGreat with Child: Letters to a Young Mother

    Beth Ann Fennelly

    "May be the best book ever to give for a baby shower."—Tampa TribuneMore

  3. Book ImageThe Pregnancy Cookbook

    Vincent Connelly, Hope Ricciotti

    Revised and Expanded Edition

    The latest health and nutritional information, even more scrumptious recipes, and lots of dishes that are quick and easy for expectant parents to prepare.More

  4. Book ImageThe Youngest Parents

    Robert Coles, Jocelyn Lee, John Moses

    "This is an important, revelatory book."—The New YorkerMore

  5. Book ImageWaiting to Forget: A Motherhood Lost and Found

    Margaret Moorman

    "[An] extraordinary memoir of [the author's] giving up for adoption the baby she bore at 16... beautifully written, psychologically nuanced and sociologically informed."—NationMore

  6. Book ImageThe Tentative Pregnancy: How Amniocentesis Changes the Experience of Motherhood

    Barbara Katz Rothman

    “What a wonderful mix of scholarship and feeling! With insight and sympathy, Barbara Katz Rothman shows us how the new techniques for diagnosing fetal health problems confront pregnant women with new burdens and responsibilities. Anyone who thinks that prenatal diagnosis is liberating for women needs to read this book.” –Ruth Hubbard, professor of biology, Harvard UniversityMore

  7. Book ImagePlaying God in the Nursery

    Jeff Lyon

    “The power of Lyon’s book is that he has successfully returned the issue of newborn intensive care from the political or ethical to the profoundly, disturbingly personal. . . . A moving, impressive book.” —Robin Marantz Henig, Washington PostMore