Whether you're an expectant parent or you're just thinking about it, this comprehensive guide features a non-bossy, fresh and fun approach to the greatest adventure life has to offer. Based on the best advice from over one hundred Canadian parents, this information is served up with a uniquely Canadian spin.
Never one to shy away from the tough topics, Ann Douglas addresses the concerns that all would-be parents have when facing pregnancy. With over 225,000 "Mother of All" books sold in Canada alone, Ann serves the inside scoop on what it's really like to have a baby--the straight goods on preparing your body for pregnacy; practical advice on how to increase your chances of conceiving quickly; the top ten worries for each trimester--with a hefty dose of reassurance. With a glossary of pregnancy- and birth-related terms and a sneak-peek at life after Baby, this is the manual for those looking for real-world advice to help them from conception to birth, and all that goes between!
About the author
Ann Douglas is an award-winning journalist and the author of 28 books including The Mother Of All Pregnancy Books. Ann's various books are also available -- or forthcoming -- in China, Russia, Greece, Indonesia, and Finland. A parent educator and mother of four, Ann is also the co-author (with John R. Sussman, M.D.) of two other highly popular pregnancy books: The Unofficial Guide to Having a Baby and Trying Again: A Guide to Pregnancy After Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss. Known for her lively anecdotes and real-world advice, Ann has also been a regular contributor to WebMD.com, PregnancyandBaby.com and Yahoo! Canada. Ann writes regular columns for Conceive Magazine, Living Spree, Urban Baby and Toddler, City Parent and What's Up Kids?. She has also written for such publications as Today's Parent, Chatelaine, Canadian Living, and The Globe and Mail. She makes frequent appearances on both radio and television and is regularly quoted in such publications as Parenting, Parents, Fit Pregnancy, American Baby, and Working Mother. Ann lives in Peterborough, Ontario, with her husband and four children. Visit www.having-a-baby.com or www.anndouglas.ca.
FACEBOOK: THE MOTHER OF ALL BOOKS
Other titles by Ann Douglas
Navigating the Messy Middle
A Fiercely Honest and Wildly Encouraging Guide for Midlife Women
Happy Parents Happy Kids
What Happy, Healthy Parents Know About Raising Great Kids
The Mother Of All Toddler Books
The Mother Of All Baby Books 3rd Edition
An All-Canadian Guide to Your Baby's First Year
Parenting Through The Storm
How to Handle the Highs, the Lows and Everything in Between
The Mother Of All Parenting Books
The Mother Of All Three-Book Bundle
The Mother of All Pregnancy Books, The Mother of All Baby Books, and The Mother of All Toddler Books
Mother Of All Pregnancy Books Second Edition
The Mother Of All Baby Books Second Edition
Sleep Solutions for your Baby, Toddler and Preschooler
The Ultimate No-Worry Approach for Each Age and Stage