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What is the one baby/child rearing book you would recommend?

For me, it's "Free-range kids" by Lenore Skenazy aka "America's worst mom". It helped me relax, relax, relax (and I have not even finished it yet!)

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Mona02638

Asked by Mona02638 at 10:56 AM on Jul. 14, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Um, I never read any, but I've heard some are decent
    Zakysmommy

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 10:58 AM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • I like the what to expect series. I don't need a lot of help relaxing.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 10:59 AM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • I also liked "What to Expect".
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 11:39 AM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • I really liked Baby 411 by Dr. Ari Brown and Denise Fields and Raising Baby Green by Dr. Alan Greene. I'm not the typical first time mom, though. I'm pretty laid back about most stuff.
    Christina807

    Answer by Christina807 at 2:22 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

  • My favorites:

    The Discipline Book by Dr. Sears

    Love and Logic Magic for Early Childhood: Practical Parenting from Birth to Six Years by Jim Fay, Charles Fay

    Attachment Parenting by Dr. Sears
    hillmom

    Answer by hillmom at 4:00 PM on Jul. 14, 2010

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