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A Gentle Guide to Home Birth
A Gentle Guide to Home Birth

A Gentle Guide to Home Birth

Natural childbirth in your own home

Gentle Guides


51 Pages, 8.5 x 11.75

Formats: Mobipocket, PDF, EPUB

PDF, $2.99 (US $2.99) (CA $3.99)

Publication Date: August 2017

ISBN 9780857844347

Rights: US & CA

UIT Cambridge Ltd. (Aug 2017)
Green Books


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This book gives all the information you need about giving birth at home. From nutritious food and yoga to active birth positions and complementary methods of pain relief, A Gentle Guide to Home Birth will help you feel in control. Covering the role of your birth partner in labor and ways to include older children, Samantha Quinn and Holly Daffurn’s gentle guidance and personal insight will make your home birth a positive experience to be treasured.What a beautiful way for a new life to begin.

Author Biography

Holly is a professional writer, and ran a successful massage therapy and complementary healthcare business specialising in pregnancy yoga, massage and active birth. She has written for The Green Parent, Natural Health, The Ecologist and DIVA. She runs workshops that offer young people the space, opportunity and support to get their voices heard and also works as a mentor with young people who have been identified as 'at risk.' Samantha Quinn is a fully trained holistic therapist and award-winning reflexologist who has specialized in natural pregnancy and baby care since 2004. She is the founder of an award-winning natural skincare company that offers a range of specially formulated organic products designed to comfort and settle babies, along with advice on baby massage, health care tips and more. She is also author of Comfort, Settle and Sleep and has written articles for The Green Parent.