This guide was originally created to provide suggestions for mothers in the antepartum unit at NYU Langone, but has grown to include NYU employees who may be searching for suggestions of books to read.
100 Questions and Answers About Breastfeeding. (2009) by K. Caldwell et al
Q & A format. Excellent series.
Great Expectations: Essential Guide to Breastfeeding by Marianne Neifert
Publication Date: 2009-09-01
Authored by a physician.
Describes how to prepare for breastfeeding a newborn, from preparations before birth to breastfeeding with a busy schedule, proper storage, maintaining a healthy diet, and breastfeeding high-risk infants
If These Boobs Could Talk by Adrienne Hedger (As told to); Shannon Payette Seip
Publication Date: 2008-03-01
Humor about breastfeeding.
Ina May's Guide to Breastfeeding by Ina May Gaskin
Seminal work on breastfeeding.
The Nursing Mother's Companion by Kathleen Huggins
Publication Date: 2017-07-15
Latest edition of a classic work.
The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers by Teresa Pitman; Jack Newman
Publication Date: 2006-11-28
Popular title written by a physician and seasoned La Leche League leader.
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding. by La Leche League