The one, the only brilliant Aussie bible on being ‘up the duff’. Kaz gives you the up to date lowdown on pregnancy, birth and coping when you get home. No bossy boots rules. Just lots of cartoons and the soundest, sanest, wittiest advice you’ll ever get. Everything you need to know about the scary parts, the funny parts and your private parts.
Week by week: what’s happening to you and the baby
Hermoine the Modern Girl’s funny and useful pregnancy diary
NOT TO MENTION: How to prepare for pregnancy and the baby; crying, eating, weeing and working; blokes, bosoms, busybodies and bunny rugs; nausea and other ‘side effects”; choosing an obstetrician and a midwife; tests; what they’re like and who they’re for; the best services and books on everything; stretchmarks; maternity and baby clothes; childbirth classes, travel, safety, baby names and how to be rude to complete strangers; childbirth and pain relief; what to expect in hospital; breastfeeding; what it’s like with a newborn baby.
‘A wealth of good, up-to date information…she wisely goes beyond the delivery to discuss establishing breastfeeding, baby blues and practical things…This is an impressive, well researched and tightly edited book.” -review, Australian Doctor Weekly magazine
“Insane humour and sane advice” – Sydney Morning Herald