"Leboyer is that rare modern combination of scientist, mystic and poet." —Newsweek
"Leboyer's sensitive portrayal of the beginning of life…reveals an original mind pondering the oldest of subjects." —Washington Post Book World
About the Author
Frederick Leboyer, M.D. was the first physician to challenge society's deeply held beliefs about awareness in the newborn. His pioneering works on birthing, including Birth Without Violence, have forever revolutionized the course of prenatal care and the way babies are introduced to the world. He lives in London.