The Best Books For Crying Babies

The Best Books For Crying Babies 1Get these five great books to soothe your crying baby (and your ears).

  1. The American Academy of Pediatrics’ Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5, by Steven P. Shelov, M.D., and Robert E. Hannemann, M.D.
  2. Baby 411: Clear Answers & Smart Advice for Your Baby’s First Year by Ari Brown, M.D.
  3. Colic Solved: The Essential Guide to Infant Reflux and the Care of Your Crying, Difficult- to-Soothe Baby by Bryan Vartabedian, M.D.
  4. The Happiest Baby on the Block: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Newborn Baby Sleep Longer by Harvey Karp, M.D.
  5. Period of PURPLE Crying booklet by Ronald G. Barr, M.D. (PURPLE stands for: Peaks around 2 months; Unpredictable, occurs for no apparent reason; Resists soothing; Painlike expressions; Long bouts, 30 minutes or more; Evening is a common time.)