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Baby Catcher: Chronicles of a Modern Midwife
4.33
it was amazing
I don't remember where I heard about this book, but I put it on my paperbackswap wishlist and finally scored a copy. It spent a few weeks perched on t ...more
Apr 2010
Jun 11, 2010
 
Belly Laughs: The Naked Truth About Pregnancy and Childbirth
3.72
liked it
(review originally posted on bookslut)

After my request for book recommendations in my last column, I should be busy for the next year and a half, espe
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May 2004
Aug 04, 2014
 
Thinking Pregnant
2.78
liked it
(review originally appeared on bookslut)

You know, it really is surprising to me how few books exist that are geared to women before they get pregnant.
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Jul 2004
Aug 04, 2014
 
Ina May's Guide to Childbirth
4.41
it was amazing
The midwife lent me a whole stack of books (and is always pushing me to take more), but so far the only one I've read cover-to-cover is this one. And ...more
Sep 2009
Oct 25, 2009
 
Mother Nature: Maternal Instincts and How They Shape the Human Species
4.44
it was amazing
I was finally motivated to pull this weighty tome down off of the shelf after an intriguing review by my sister of Hrdy's most recent work: Mothers an ...more
May 2009
May 11, 2007
 
Myths of Motherhood: How Culture Reinvents the Good Mother
4.01
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Nov 26, 2007