Recommended Reading


The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding
La Leche League International

Breastfeeding Made Simple
Nancy Mohrbacher and Kathleen Kendall-Tackett

Nursing Mother, Working Mother: The Essential Guide
Gale Pryor


Postpartum Depression

Beyond the Blues
Shoshana Bennett

What am I Thinking?
Karen Kleiman

The Mother-to-Mother Postpartum Depression Support Book
Sandra Poulin


Pregnancy & Birth

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth
Ina May Gaskin

Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn
Penny Simkin

Birthing from Within
Pam England and Rob Horowitz

The Birth Partner
Penny Simkin

Mothering the New Mother
Sally Placksin

Our Bodies Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth
Boston Women’s Health Book Collective


Women’s Health

Our Bodies, Ourselves
The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective

Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom
Christiane Northrup

Our Bodies, Ourselves: Menopause
The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective

Sexual Etiquette 101 & More, Revised Edition
Robert Hatcher, Shannon Colestock, Erika Pluhar and Christian Thrasher