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Ann Douglas is the author of numerous books about pregnancy and parenting and the creator of The Mother of All Books series:

The Mother of All Pregnancy Books: (2nd US edition, July 2012 and 2nd Canadian edition, June 2011)
The Mother of All Baby Books
The Mother of All Toddler Books
The Mother of All Parenting Books and
The Mother of All Pregnancy Organizers.

Ann speaks at conferences related to mothering, parenting, politics, and technology; and has contributed to the following anthologies The Maternal is Political ("Campaign Confidential"), Mothering and Blogging (Web 2.0: Meet the Mommyblogger"), It's a Girl ("The Food Rules"), and Gravity Pulls You In ("As Great As Trees").

The mother of four children, ages 16 through 25, Ann enjoys cot...more











...or, at least, there should be soon.

Researchers at University of California San Diego have been developing an app that is designed to suggest helpful strategies for dealing with the frustrations of parenting when you need those strategies most -- in the moment.

Initially tested on parents who have children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, the app is teamed up with a sensor that i...

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The Mother of All Baby Books
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The Unofficial Guide to Hav...
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Sleep Solutions for Your Ba...
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Interference by Michelle Berry
Interference: A Novel
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A collection of linked short stories that paint a portrait of a small town gripped with anxiety. Compelling and entertaining.
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While I could appreciate the literary merits of the short stories in this collection, this wasn't a particularly enjoyable or memorable read.
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Some Extremely Boring Drives by Marguerite Pigeon
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A lively and fun-to-read collection of short stories. Highly recommended.

A finalist for the 2013 Danuta Gleed Short Fiction Award.
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A Recipe for Disaster & Other Unlikely Tales of Love by Eufemia Fantetti
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“Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.”
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“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.”
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“If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”
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