Books tagged: midwifery

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Threshold: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A series of eighteen stories about one American family’s struggle to thrive across race and through time and space. From five-year-old Joseph Swope kidnapped and adopted by a war chief to Cecil Colburn, blasting up U.S. 41 with a turtle as co-pilot, trying to save a marriage, this memoir reveals what happens when communities fail and how they thrive.
Birth Wisdom from Michel Odent
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,010. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
A collection of articles written by French obstetrician and natural childbirth advocate Michel Odent, which have been previously published in Midwifery Today magazine.
Birth Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,580. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
A collection of birth stories from Midwifery Today magazine.
The Wise Woman of Ste-Agathe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Clara loves being a midwife, but she wants an easier life for her daughter, one not filled with long hours and hard work. But the strange woman who comes to her door late one night has different ideas.
The Beauty Girls
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carol Leonard had been a midwife for over 30 years when she experienced a little "blip" in her career and wandered off in a completely unexpected direction. This book is a screamingly funny account of one woman's postmenopausal experience of being in Beauty School.
Birth Wisdom, Volume Two - A Collection of Editorials from Midwifery Today Magazine
Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
The second book in this series features five gems about birth and midwifery from the heart and mind of Jan Tritten.
Birth Wisdom, Volume One A Collection of Editorials from Midwifery Today Magazine
Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
Read five inspiring editorials on birth and midwifery: Birth Odyssey, Birth Is a Human Rights Issue, Drugs in Labor-A New Hope, Baby's Choice and Hands-On Care.
Memoirs of a Singing Birth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
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Romantic, inspiring, informed. This is the book that will change your perception of birth. An intimate story where pregnancy and labor are seen as an empowering initiation, where fear is transformed by chanting and pain is channeled into music. An exotic quest for natural birth that will take you to the island of Bali and its birth traditions. Lotus birth described in practice. Witty and honest.