The average pregnancy lasts 280 days-and the suspense can often be excruciating! For those women looking for straight info or helpful advice, most books on the market will suffice. But until now, there's never been a book on the market that works as both a gift book AND a book of practical info. The Pregnancy Countdown Book begins on "Day 280" and counts down the biggest milestones every step of the way-with one page of helpful information for each day of your pregnancy. This book offers, in a concise, entertaining, and browsable format, 280 days' worth of practical information, helpful tips (from doctors, midwives, and women who have been through it all), amusing anecdotes and quotes, and lots more. Categories include: At This Point (an update on your baby's growth and development), Doctor's Orders (suggestions from ob/gyn Kara Nakisbendi), Advice from the Trenches (quotes from new moms), How to (practical skills to help you along), To-Do List (what you should be doing, planning, etc.), and The Whole Truth and Nothing But (secrets other books won't tell you). Illustrated throughout, the book will be based on a normal, 40-week, 280-day pregnancy with an additional 14-day countdown at the end for overdue moms. The perfect gift or resource for the mom-to-be, The Pregnancy Countdown Book will offer real information in an entertaining format and is sure to be a hit.30 2-color spot illustrations, foreword by Dr. Kara Nakisbendi


  • 288 pages
  • 5 x 6 inches
  • 2 colors
  • Paperback

Rights available for...

  • French
  • Dutch