So, you are here to find the best baby books that will address your needs or concerns. Parenting does not come with a manual, and you are new to this baby world. You want to be able to be prepared as much as possible to be able to raise and care for your little one the best way you can.
What to Expect the First Year by Heidi Murkoff
This book gives a month- by- month guide for new parents as to what to expect in the baby’s first year. It helps you to be better equipped as parents to provide the best care to your little one. The book provides information on a baby’s health and safety, growth and development, feeding, sleeping habit, and more vital information.
50 Things to Do in Baby’s First Year: The First-Time Mom’s Guide for Your Baby, Yourself, and Your Sanity by Amanda Rodriguez
This is a very good book as it provides vital information needed for new moms and dads to navigate parenthood. It also provides information on how to deal with anxiety, postpartum depression, taking care of yourself, taking care of your baby, reconnecting with your partner, and other vital information.
We’re Parents! The New Dad Book for Baby’s First Year: Everything You Need to Know to Survive and Thrive Together by Adrian Kulp
You all know that I am an advocate for dads as they play an integral role in the growth and development of their children. He is also the greatest supporter of mom. Therefore, this book is great for dad as it will help dads to be the greatest fathers ever. These books provide information on support, how to burp your baby, how to get your baby to sleep, and tracking your baby’s milestones.
The Big Book of Organic Baby Food: Baby Purées, Finger Foods, and Toddler Meals For Every Stage by Stephanie Middleberg MS RD CDN
This organic baby food book is pack with recipes for babies from infant to toddlers and beyond. The Big Book of Organic Baby Food offers over 230 healthy, wholesome, and nutritious recipes of purees, finger foods, smoothies, and meals. This book is for every stage of your little bundle’s life.
Baby 411: Your Baby, Birth to Age 1 by Dr. Ari Brown
The Baby 411 book provides information on how to get your baby to sleep; how to pick a paediatrician; first aid; fussy baby etc.
Caring for Your Baby and Young Child, 7th Edition: Birth to Age 5 by American Academy of Pediatrics
It can be a little overwhelming to take care of a newborn and a young child; as you have to breastfeed your newborn and to give your young child your undivided attention. Some young children will get jealous when a new baby arrives. Therefore, this book will enable you to provide that balance at home.
The Happiest Baby on the Block; Fully Revised and Updated Second Edition: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Newborn Baby Sleep Longer by Harvey Karp
This book is not only used by regular moms and dads but Hollywood superstars. Dr. Harvey Karp is praised for being an expert in his technique in soothing babies and improving their sleep. The techniques in his book will be able to make a crying baby be the happiest baby on the block.
This book aims to provide vital information to moms on how to breastfeed their little ones the right way as well as other areas such as breast health issues, postpartum depression, weight gain among other areas.
These are the best baby books I would recommend for parents so that any issues or concerns that they have can be addressed by reading these books.