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Best baby books

Here is our pick of the best-selling and most popular baby books worth getting during pregnancy and for when your new baby arrives.

Our choice includes a good selection of approaches, from the humorous to strict baby routines, as well as good baby books for dads so they feel involved too.

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All books are available to buy online through Amazon books.

New baby books

The Baby Diaries, by Tess Daly

Your Pregnancy Bible

Your Pregnancy Bible by Annes Deans

A seriously detailed and popular book crammed full of useful information for all stages of pregnancy and when your new baby arrives. If it's not in here it's not worth knowing!

The Rough Guide to Pregnancy and Birth

The Rough Guide to Pregnancy and Birth by Kaz Cooke

A witty and informative view on getting ready for your new baby. Very wry and detailed observations help assure you're not alone regarding all the strange aches and pains and more! Well worth getting.

The Rough Guide to Pregnancy and Birth

The Bloke's Guide to Pregnancy by Jon Smith

One for the dads. Bite-sized and straight to the point, this book tells it as it is in a humorous and clear way from first-hand experiences. Can easily dip in and out of this book.

Gina Ford's Contented Baby

Your Baby Week by Week by Simone Cave & Dr Caroline Fertleman

Wow - a very useful and popular baby book. A summary of your baby's week by week development including crying, sleeping and feeding as well as their emotional and physical changes. Very useful.

First Time Parents

First Time Parents: What every new parent needs to know by Miriam Stoppard

Miriam Stoppard's baby books are very popular, easy to understand with loads of pictures to show you what to do and how to do it. Well worth getting as a useful reference guide.

Gina Ford's Contented Baby

The New Contented Little Baby Book by Gina Ford

Another extremely popular baby book (if not a little controversial!) from baby legend Gina Ford. Gina Ford's routines can seem strict and hard to follow for some new parents but lots have seen incredible results in weeks regarding their baby's sleeping and eating routines.

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Best baby books

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