The Baby Sleep Book by William Sears audiobook

The Baby Sleep Book: The Complete Guide to a Good Night’s Rest for the Whole Family

By William Sears, MDRobert Sears, MDJames Sears, MD ; and Martha Sears, RN
Foreword by Dr. James McKenna
Read by Coleen Marlo

Blackstone Publishing 9780316107716

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Everything you need to know about getting your baby or toddler to sleep—from America’s foremost baby and childcare experts For every parent deprived of sleep by a restless infant or toddler, now there’s hope. The Baby Sleep Book is the comprehensive, reassuring, solution-filled resource that every family will want to own. Babies don’t automatically know how to sleep through the night; they need to be taught. The Sears family has learned from decades of pediatric practice, bolstered by their own parenting experiences, that different babies have different nighttime temperaments—and, of course, different families have different lifestyles. Instead of espousing the kind of “one method fits all” approach advocated in other baby sleep guides, the Sears family explains how you can create a sleep plan that suits the needs of your entire family. With a sharp focus on practical tools and techniques, The Baby Sleep Book covers such topics as the following:The facts of infant sleep vs. adult sleepFiguring out where, when, and how your child sleeps bestFail-safe methods for soothing a crying infantHow to make night nursing easier, and how to stopNighttime fathering tipsWhether co-sleeping makes sense for youNap-time strategies that workMedical and physical causes of night wakingSleep habits in special situations such as traveling, teething, and illnessLike all books in the highly popular Sears Parenting Library, The Baby Sleep Book is clear, comforting, and uniquely authoritative. Its flexible sensitive approach to solving babies’ sleep problems distinguishes it as definitive—an unrivaled book that offers immediate results.

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Summary

Summary

Everything you need to know about getting your baby or toddler to sleep—from America’s foremost baby and childcare experts

For every parent deprived of sleep by a restless infant or toddler, now there’s hope. The Baby Sleep Book is the comprehensive, reassuring, solution-filled resource that every family will want to own.

Babies don’t automatically know how to sleep through the night; they need to be taught. The Sears family has learned from decades of pediatric practice, bolstered by their own parenting experiences, that different babies have different nighttime temperaments—and, of course, different families have different lifestyles. Instead of espousing the kind of “one method fits all” approach advocated in other baby sleep guides, the Sears family explains how you can create a sleep plan that suits the needs of your entire family.

With a sharp focus on practical tools and techniques, The Baby Sleep Book covers such topics as the following:

  • The facts of infant sleep vs. adult sleep
  • Figuring out where, when, and how your child sleeps best
  • Fail-safe methods for soothing a crying infant
  • How to make night nursing easier, and how to stop
  • Nighttime fathering tips
  • Whether co-sleeping makes sense for you
  • Nap-time strategies that work
  • Medical and physical causes of night waking
  • Sleep habits in special situations such as traveling, teething, and illness

Like all books in the highly popular Sears Parenting Library, The Baby Sleep Book is clear, comforting, and uniquely authoritative. Its flexible sensitive approach to solving babies’ sleep problems distinguishes it as definitive—an unrivaled book that offers immediate results.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Will do more for new parents than a pacifier will for a newborn…A comprehensive, soothing work which will ease the fears and anxieties that explode during a pregnancy.” Publishers Weekly on The Birth Book

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Author

Author Bio: William Sears MD

Author Bio: William Sears MD

William Sears, MD, received his pediatric training at Harvard Medical School’s Children’s Hospital and Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children. He has practiced as a pediatrician for more than forty years. He lives in southern California.

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Author Bio: Robert W. Sears MD, FAAP

Author Bio: Robert W. Sears MD, FAAP

Robert W. Sears, MD, FAAP, is a board-certified pediatrician in private practice in southern California. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University and completed his pediatric training at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He has authored and coauthored several books on parenting.

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Author Bio: James Sears MD

Author Bio: James Sears MD

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Author Bio: Martha Sears RN

Author Bio: Martha Sears RN

Martha Sears, RN, is the mother of eight children, a registered nurse, a former childbirth educator, a La Leche League leader, and a lactation consultant. She is the co-author of over twenty parenting books and is a popular lecturer and media guest drawing on her eighteen years of breastfeeding experience with her eight children. Martha speaks frequently at national parenting conferences and is noted for her advice on how to handle the most common problems facing today’s mothers with their changing lifestyles.

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Details

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/Family & Relationships
Runtime: 11.26
Audience: Adult
Language: English