Lending Library

These books are currently in our group lending library and available for check-out at monthly group meetings. Please be aware that the author(s) may present ideas that are different from those you will find in La Leche League publications or that La Leche League supports.

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding: Completely Revised and Updated 8th Edition (La Leche League International publication) by Diane Wiessinger, Diana West, and Teresa Pitman

Sweet Sleep: Nighttime and Naptime Strategies for the Breastfeeding Family (La Leche League International publication) by Diane Wiessinger, Diana West, Linda J. Smith, and Teresa Pitman

Feed Yourself, Feed Your Family: Good Nutrition and Healthy Cooking for New Moms and Growing Families (La Leche League International publication)

Hirkani’s Daughters: Women Who Scale Modern Mountains to Combine Breastfeeding and Working (La Leche League International publication) compiled and edited by Jennifer Hicks

American Academy of Pediatrics New Mother’s Guide to Breastfeeding (2nd edition) edited by Joan Younger Meek, MD, MS, RD, FAAP, IBCLC

The Attachment Parenting Book: A Commonsense Guide to Understanding and Nurturing Your Baby by William Sears, M.D., and Martha Sears, RN

The Baby Book: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two by William Sears, M.D., Martha Sears, RN, Robert Sears, M.D., and James Sears, M.D.

The Baby Sleep Book: The Complete Guide to a Good Night’s Rest for the Whole Family by William Sears, M.D., Robert Sears, M.D., James Sears, M.D., and Martha Sears, RN

The Birth Book: Everything You Need to Know to Have a Safe and Satisfying Birth by William Sears, M.D., and Martha Sears, RN

Breastfeeding: A Parent’s Guide (9th edition) by Amy Spangler, MN, RN, IBCLC

The Breastfeeding Book : Everything You Need to Know About Nursing Your Child From Birth Through Weaning by Martha Sears, RN, and William Sears, M.D.

Breastfeeding Made Simple: Seven Natural Laws for Nursing Mothers (2nd edition) by Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA; and Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, Ph.D., IBCLC

The Fussy Baby Book: Parenting Your High-Need Child From Birth to Age Five by William Sears, M.D., and Martha Sears, RN

Ina May’s Guide to Breastfeeding by Ina May Gaskin

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy (1st edition)

The Milk Memos: How Real Moms Learned to Mix Business with Babies – and How You Can, Too by Cate Colburn-Smith and Andrea Serrette

The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night by Elizabeth Pantley

The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Gentle Ways to Stop Bedtime Battles and Improve Your Child’s Sleep by Elizabeth Pantley

The Pediatrician’s Guide to Feeding Babies and Toddlers: Practical Answers to Your Questions on Nutrition, Starting Solids, Allergies, Picky Eating, and More by Anthony F. Porto, M.D., MPH, and Dina DiMaggio, M.D.

The Portable Pediatrician: Everything You Need to Know About Your Child’s Health by William Sears, M.D., Martha Sears, RN, Robert Sears, M.D., James Sears, M.D., and Peter Sears, M.D.

Raising a Healthy, Happy Eater : A Stage-by-Stage Guide to Setting Your Child on the Path to Adventurous Eating by Nimali Fernando, M.D., MPH, and Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP

The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers: The Most Comprehensive Problem-Solving Guide to Breastfeeding from the Foremost Expert in North America by Jack Newman, M.D., and Teresa Pitman

What to Expect: The First Year (3rd edition) by Heidi Murkoff and Sharon Mazel