Pregnancy, Childbirth and the Newborn by Penny Simkin, Meadowbrook Press, NY, NY 1984

The Birth Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have a Safe and Satisfying Birth by Martha Sears, R. N. and William Sears, M. D.

Birthing From Within by Pam England and Rob Horowitz 1998

The Birth Partner: Everything You Need to Know to Help a Woman Through Childbirth by Penny Simkin

Childbirth without Fear: The Principles and Practice of Natural Childbirth by Michel Odent, Grantly Dick-Read

Easing Labor Pain : The Complete Guide to a More Comfortable and Rewarding Birth, Revised Edition by Adrienne B. Lieberman Harper Brothers, New York, NY, 1953

Gentle Birth Choices: A Guide to Making Informed Decisions about Birthing Centers, Birth Attendants, Water Birth, Home Birth, and Hospital Birth by R.N., Barbara Harper, Suzanne Arms by Barbara Harper RN Healing Arts Press, Rochester, Vermont

Husband-Coached Childbirth: The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth

by Robert A. Bradley, Ashley Montagu

Natural Childbirth the Bradley Way, Susan McCutcheon, Plume, NY, NY 1996

HypnoBirthing®: The Breakthrough Natural Approach to Safer, Easier, More Comfortable Birthing - The Mongan Method, 3rd Edition

by Marie Mongan   (

Ina May's Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

Spiritual Midwifery by Ina May Gaskin 3 Edition, Book Publishing Co. Summertown, TN, 1990

Light Touch Massage, Constance Palinsky 1995

The Thinking Womans Guide to a Better Birth by  Henci Goer

The V-BAC Companion by Diana Korte

Your Pregnancy Week-by-Week by Glade Curtis, MD FACOG, Fisher Books, Tucson, AZ.

Nursing Mother's Companion by Kathleen Huggins

Breastfeeding Your Baby by Sheila Kitzinger

So Thats What They're For, Breastfeeding Basics by Janet Tamaro