Overall I found this book full of useful information in a fairly quick read.
After reading this book and also many of the comments left by others complaining about being biased, I had to write something.
I feel very confident and prepared after reading this book as I prepare for a (hopefully) natural labor and birth.
This book covered all topics relating to birth in a clear and concise manner, answering almost any question I had. Read morePublished 25 days ago by Cori Thonen
Very informative. This was my second pregnancy and I felt there was a lot of useful information in this bookPublished 3 months ago by NotAny76
Maybe a little too touchy-feely at times, but overall such a wonderful book! It really mentally prepared me for labor and birth and helped give me some of the confidence I needed. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Sarah P.
The edition of this book is too old to be useful. I did not contact the seller to discuss the complaint or try to return though. I will just donate it.Published 5 months ago by D. Gordon
Love how it doesn't really push either home or hospital birth but gives info all around. I bought for a class but know the information will come in handy when I am ready to have... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Krystle Middlemiss
Info is dated but doesn't focus on all of the POSSIBLE issues you may have like the other popular "What to expect" book. Read morePublished 5 months ago by J. R. Busquets
The Sears's are probably the most balanced and credible baby experts out there. He's a baby doctor and she's a baby nurse. And they have eight kids. Read morePublished 6 months ago by JRich
I planned to have a home birth when I purchased this book five years ago. I loved the way Dr. Sears laid out the book and compared hospital procedures and risks right along with... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Alex
I bought this book with the intention of learning the process of birth. I'm a first time mom and childbirth is very daunting to me. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kendra J Olivo