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8 best parenting books for new parents 13 December, 2018   

A newly married life is fantastic and filled with a lot of happiness, right? But there is much more in the couple’s life than just spending time with each other. Marriage is a huge step forward in life. Starting on to manage a new life and family is quite challenging.

And the very next stage after marriage is parenting. Parenting seems to be the most fabulous stage in a couple’s life. Ranging from raising your newborn baby to taking care, every single minute, is an experience.

Being a parent is a fantastic feeling but how you raise your kid defines your parenting. With an intention to let you learn to parent, “The Right Way,” I have discovered some of the best parenting books for you.

Every book is unique as an individual. The way of parenting also differs for each parent. All these books below just give you some of the best ideas to take care of your little ones. Now let us look at the 8 best parenting books that every new parent must read:

1. Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care by Dr. Benjamin Spock


Among the best parenting books, Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care is a gem find.  Yes, this is known as the children’s bible, and since years, this book is teaching parents how to grow a baby, right from their birth.

Since seven decades this book never failed to updates on baby care and parenting. Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care is a must to read if you wish to raise your child the healthy way,

Feature Topics of Dr. Spock’s Baby and Child Care:

  • Nutrition
  • Cultural diversity
  • Environmental health
  • Children exposure to media
  • Brain Development and children learning

2. MAYO Clinic Guide to your Baby’s First Year


Want to get a book from doctors who are parents too? If the answer is yes, then this book can be one of the best choices for you.

All of us know that the birth of a baby is a truly happy moment. But, not all of us realize the series of hardships which will come afterwards.

With MAYO Clinic Guide to your Baby’s First Year book, you can be utterly at ease, and it covers the different number of helpful topics.

Some of the most significant topics included are handling illness, baby’s development, full month by month baby growth chart and much more.

If you have a newborn baby, buying this book can make yours as well as your baby’s life much more comfortable and peaceful.

3. The Whole-Brain Child by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson


Almost every parent wants to raise their child in the right possible way but not all of us know the right tactics.

By reading The whole-brain child book, you can nurture your child in a scientific approach and help him/her grow happily.

This book takes an all-new scientific approach and is written by parenting expert along with neuropsychiatrist. It is written in an easy straightforward way to make you understand the method of growing happier kids along with your day to day activities.

4. Parenting with Love and Logic by Foster Cline and Jim Fay


If you are seeking a book which can raise your children to become a better human being, this is it. Yes, the parenting with love and logic is one of those few books which focus on temperament and child development right from scratch.

Some best features of the book are:

Helps you to lay down ground strategies to build your children’s character and suppress unnecessary desires.

It will help you know the ways to make your children feel fulfilled, release anger and live a calm and happy life.

5. The Conscious Parent by Dr. Shefali Tsabary


Before we raise our child, the most important thing is to develop ourselves first, Right?

Among the best parenting books till date, the Conscious Parent does the job in shaping parent’s as well as children’s mind.

It has a careful approach which can enable parents to resolve issues and bring out the best in their children. This is a must-read book which helps the parents and kids to live a relaxing and a balanced life which almost every one of us dreams off.

Some useful topics, you must be willing to read from The Conscious Child Book:

  • Acceptance is the sole key
  • How do ego’s actually function
  • The ego of sheer perfection
  • School Year Growth
  • How to set the right bar for your child

6. The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp


Thousands of mom & dad who had their first baby have come across this book to seek some good help. In this book, you can get remarkable and working techniques to make your babies feel relaxed and sleep much faster than usual.

Other than that, the book keeps on revising the latest updates. Out of which, bed sharing, swaddling, SIDS risk, breastfeeding are some of the most prominent topics you can find in this book.

Further, the four successful concepts on which, “The Happiest Baby on the block” focuses on is:

  • The Fourth Trimester
  • The Calming Reflex
  • The Cuddling Cure
  • The 5 S’s

Read the book to find out what all that means! If you are looking for books which can answer all your doubts on baby care, then this book is for you.

7. What to expect the First Year by Heidi Murkoff


Babies are gifts from God which every Mom and Dad thank every minute of their day. Thus, raising those babies is a challenging task, and you will undoubtedly need a parenting guide for the same.

“What to expect the First year” is one among the best books for first parents where you can have an answer to almost all your baby-related query. You will even get to study different fundamentals such as sleeping safety tips, vitamin supplements, and breastfeeding.

Most importantly, the topics are organized in the most accessible manner which can help you to read, learn and take care of your child, “The Loving way”.

8. Baby 411 by Ari Brown


With an intention to let you take care of your newborn baby, the Baby 411 is a complete guide. This book is a perfect FAQ guide which has answers to almost all of your baby-related question.

This book completely guides you to:

  • How to choose a paediatrician: Get fantastic insider tips
  • Sleep: The best possible way to make your baby sleep fast
  • First Aid: What to do when your baby gets sick? The first aid section has got answers for every sickness related query
  • Nutrition Information: Step by step guide to breastfeeding and improved recipes to give your child, the desired nutrition.

You might think parenting is a steep task. But if done gracefully and with proper guidance, it can be one of the best feelings. Every single one of us wishes to become the world’s best parents, and for that, you can’t miss the best parenting books mentioned above.

Most importantly, if you will become successful in raising your kids, they will thank every bit of their life for your grateful parenting. And, you as a parent can see your children achieve great heights of success and glory in their future lives.

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