Books to Browse

So many pregnancy books, so little time.

Can’t decide what to read?

We can help you narrow it down.

See our reading list (PDF format)

Free government publication

“Baby’s Best Chance” is a handbook for new parents, produced by B.C.’s Ministry for Children and Families. It contains information on pregnancy, birth and baby-care, and is up-to-date, well-organized and easy-to-read. Ask your midwife or doctor for your free copy, or click here to get a PDF version or view it as an online video series.

Links to Look at

Calculating your Due-date 
Finding a Caregiver 
“Morning Sickness” 
Prenatal Genetic Screening 
Naming your Baby 
Pregnancy and Labour 
Cord Blood Banking 
Newborn Screening 
Male Circumcision 
Maternity benefits 
For Fathers 
Depression: during pregnancy, and after birth