Offering hope and support for pregnancy complications, infants with special care needs, and infant loss
Resources
  • Half Baked:  The Story of My Nerves, My Newborn, and How We Both Learned to Breathe by Alexa Stevenson
  • Preemie:  Lessons in Love, Life and Motherhood by Kasey Matthews
  • 124 NICU Days - A Preemie Tale of Love, Loss and Healing​ by Ryan Rhodes​
  • Living Miracles:  Stories of Hope from Parents of Very Premature Babies by Kimberly Powell and Kim Wilson​
  • A Balloon in the Snowstorm:  Madison's Journey by Sonja Van Leeuwe
  • 10 Most Annoying Things People Say to NICU Parents by Carma Chan​​
  • Preemie Parents by Tami C. Gaines
  • Miracle Birth Stories of Very Premature Babies:  Little Thumbs Up! by Timothy Smith​​
  • A Pound of Hope by Michele Monroe Kemper​
  • For the Love of Babies:  One Doctor's Stories About Life in the Neonatal ICU by Sue Hall
  • Preemies - Second Edition:  The Essential Guide for Parents of Premature Babies by Linden, Paroli, and Doron
  • Love and Hope in the NICU by Cassandra Melhuish
Books We Love for Moms on Bedrest or With Other Complications in Pregnancy:
  • The Pregnancy Bedrest Book:  A Survival Guide For Expectant Mothers and Their Families by Amy E. Tracy
  • Making the Most of Bedrest:  A Practical and Inspirational Handbook for Truly Rewarding Recovery by Barbara Edelston Peterson​​​​
  • Days in Waiting:  A Guide to Surviving Pregnancy Bedrest by Mary Ann McCann
  • When Pregnancy Isn't Perfect:  A Layperson's Guide to Complications in Pregnancy by Laurie A. Rich
Books We Love for Siblings and Preemies all Grown Up:
  • ​​No Bigger than My Teddy Bear by Valerie Planko
  • Good Things Come in Small Packages (I Was a Preemie)​ by Candy Campbell and Michael Vincent Fusco
  • My Brother is a Preemie:  A Children's Guide to the NICU Experience by Abraham R. Chuzzlewit and Dr. Jos A. Vitterito II
  • My Sister is a Preemie:  A Children's Guide to the NICU Experience by Abraham R. Chuzzlewit and Dr. Jos A. Vitterito II
Sites and Links We Love
Books We Love **
Blogs We Follow
** A small library of these books is available for local members to borrow.  
​Please contact us if you are interested.**
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