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Books for Parents

A Place to Remember. deRuyter-Nelson Publications, Inc. 1885 Univ. Ave.,Suite 110 St. Paul MN 55104, 1-800-631-0973

Barsuhn, Rochelle. Growing Sophia: The Story of a Premature Birth. A Place to Remenber (subsidiary of deRuyter Nelson Publications), St. Paul, Minnesota 1996.

Childs-Gowell, E. Good Grief Rituals: Tools for Healing. Station Hill Press, Barrytown, NY 12507.

Delp, KJ, Ciotti MD. A Time to Decide, A Time to Heal for Parents Making Difficult Decisions About Babies They Love, by: Molly A. Mininck, MSW, Pineapple Press, Mullett Lake, MI.

DePree, Max. Dear Zoe. San Francisco: Harper Collins, 1996.

Deuthsche, Cohen M. The Shadow of An Angel. The Liberal Press, 1986, P.O. Box 140361, Las Colinas, TX 75014-0361.

Dickerson, Mary Lou. Small Victories: Conversations About Prematurity, Disability, Vision Loss, and Success. New York: AFB Press, 2000.

Eaton, Heegaard M. Coping with Death and Grief. Lerner Publications Company, Minneapolis, 1990.

Gift, Page C. Misty, Our Momentary Child. Crossway Books, 1987, Westchester, IL.

Gordon, Morrow J and Gordon, DeHamer N. Good Mourning: Help and Understanding in Time of Pregnancy

Gotsch, Gwen. Breastfeeding Your Premature Baby. LaLeche League, 1990.

Harrison, Helen. The Premature Baby Book: A Parents Guide to Coping and Caring in the First Years. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1983.

Humes. Edward. Baby ER – The Heroic Doctors and Nurses Who Perform Medicine’s Tiniest Miracles. Simon & Schuster, 2000.

Hynan, Michael. The Pain of Premature Parents: A Psychological Guide for Coping. Maryland: University Press of America, 1987.

Ilse, S. Empty Arms: Coping with Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Death. Wintergreen Press; 1990.

Ilse, S. Precious Lives, Painful Choices: A Prenatal Decision-Making Guide, Wintergreen Press, 1993, P.O. Box 165, Long Lake, MN, (612) 476-1303.

Jason, Janine and Antonia Van der Meet. Parenting Your Premature Baby. New York: Henry Holt and Company, Inc., 1989.

Kennedy, Nancy. Baby Hands and Baby Feet: Poems and Sketches from the NICU. California: NICU Ink, 1995.

Kitchen, WH, et al. Premature Babies: A Guide for Parents. Pennsylvania: Rodale Press, 1985.

Lieberman, AB, TG Sheagren. The Preemie Parents’ Handbook. New York: E.P. Dulton, 1984.

Loss., 1994, PO Box 9355, South Burlington, VT 05407-9355 or 28 Larch Road, South Burlington, VT 05403, (802)658-5883.

Ludington-Hoe, Susan, Susan K. Golant. Kangaroo Care: The Best You Can Do To Help Your Preterm Infant. New York: Bantam Books, 1993.

Lyon, W. A Mothers Dilemma. Pineapple Press, P.O. Box 56, Mullett Lake, MI 48761, (616) 627-4296.

MacArthur, Barton and Anne Dezoete. Early Beginnings: Development in Children Born Preterm. Oxford University Press, 1992.

Madden, Susan L., M.S., The Preemie Parents’ Companion: The Essential Guide to Caring for Your Premature Baby in the Hospital, at Home, and Through the First Years. M.S. Harvard Common Press, Boston, 2000.

Manginello, Frank and Theresa Foy Digeronimo. Your Premature Baby. New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1992.

Mehren, Elizabeth. Born Too Soon: The Extraordinary True Story of One Infant’s Fight to Survive. New York: Windsor Publishing Corp., 1993.

Merenstein, Gerald B. Handbook of Neonatal Intensive Care. Mosby, 1993.

Noble, Elizabeth. Having Twins. New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991.

Novotny, Pamela Patrick. The Joy of Twins and Other Multiple Births. New York: Crown Publishing, 1994.

Peppers, LG and Knapp, RJ. How to Go On Living After the Death of a Baby. Peachtree Publishers, Ltd. 494 Armonr Circle NE, Atlanta, GA 30324.

Powell, Kimberly A, Wilson, Kim. Living Miracles. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2000.

Pfister, FR, B. Griesemer. The Littlest Baby: A Handbook of Premature Children. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1983.

Pregnancy After a Loss. 1989. Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN (612) 863-5964.

Schwiebert, P and Kirk, P. Still to Be Born. Perinatal Loss, 2116 NE 18th Avenue, Portland, OR 97212, (503)284-7426.

Sears, William. Keys to Calming the Fussy Baby. New York: NAL-Dulton, 1996.

Segal, Marilyn. In Time and With Love: Caring for the Special Needs Baby. New York: Newmarket, 1988.

Sledden, Elizabeth. When Will Life Be Normal? The Healthy Beginnings Program for Parents of Premature Infants. Hogg Foundation for Mental Health, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas, 78713, 1989.

Spears, Heather. Drawings from the Newborn: Poems and Drawings of Infants in Crisis. Port Angeles, WA. Ben-Simon Publications 1986.

When Hello Means Good-bye. 2nd edition, ed: Schwiebert, Pat, Publisher, Perinatal Loss, 1985, 2116 NE 18th Avenue, Portland, OR 97212, (608) 284-7426.

Woodwell, William H. Jr. Coming to Term: A Father’s Story of Birth,Loss, and Survival. University Press of Mississippi. 2001.

Zaichkin,Jeanette. Newborn Intensive Care: What Every Parent Needs to Know. Santa Rosa CA: NICU Ink Book Publishers, 2002. Phone orders 1-888-642-8465. Comes in English and Spanish