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The Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #4: Baby-Sitters' Island Adventure

by Ann M. Martin

Dawn and Claudia have been taking sailing lessons and can finally sail without any instructors. Now the girls and three kids they sit for plan to sail to Greenpoint Island for a picnic. But when a storm forces them way off course, they have an adventure they'll never forget.

The Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #6: New York, New York!

by Ann M. Martin

The Baby-sitters have always wanted to be sophisticated New Yorkers like Stacey. Well, now here's their chance: Stacey has invited them all to the city for a vacation.

Baby-Sitters' European Vacation (Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #15)

by Ann M. Martin

Kristy, Abby, Mal, Jessi, and Stacey are off to London and Paris -- with some very special side trips along the way -- in this thrilling, 240-page super special that's packaged with three special friendship rings.

Baby-Sitters' Island Adventure (Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #4)

by Ann M. Martin

Dawn and Claudia have been taking sailing lessons and can finally sail without any instructors. Now the girls and three kids they sit for plan to sail to Greenpoint Island for a picnic. But when a storm forces them way off course, they have an adventure they'll never forget.

Baby-Sitters on Board (Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #1)

by Ann M. Martin

Guess who's going on a dream vacation? The Baby-sitters, of course! Kristy, Mary Anne, Stacey, Claudia, and Dawn are the luckiest baby-sitters in the world. This summer they're going on the greatest trip ever: a plane ride to Florida, a boat trip around the Bahamas, and then three days of fun--in Disney World! Of course they have a million adventures. Claudia gets notes from a mysterious "Secret Admirer.' Kristy, Mary Anne, and Stacey make some unusual new friends. Dawn has her first real romance. And they still have time for what they like best of all--baby-sitting!

The Baby-Sitters Remember (Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #11)

by Ann M. Martin

The teachers at SMS have assigned homework to do over the summer. How Mean! Plus, the essay topic is so boring: What I Did This Summer. If Kristy were teacher, she'd choose something much more interesting.

Baby-Sitters' Summer Vacation (Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #2)

by Ann M. Martin

What could be more fun than going to summer camp for two weeks with your best friends? Nothing! This summer, the Baby-Sitters and a whole bunch of the kids they sit for are going to Camp Mohawk! With the girls as counselors-in-training, and the kids as campers, it'll be just like baby-sitting -- in the woods! The Baby-Sitters soon discover that camp isn't just nature walks and making lanyards. Dawn gets lost in the wilderness overnight. Kristy learns how to use mascara, and Mary Anne gets caught sneaking over to the boys' side of the camp. Stacey spends the two weeks with poison ivy ... and Claudia falls in LUV with a boy CIT. This is one summer vacation the Baby-Sitters will never forget!

Baby-Sitters' Winter Vacation (Baby-Sitters Club Super Special #3)

by Ann M. Martin

A week of skiing, skating, and snowball fights. Why can't homework always be like that? Every year, Stoneybrook Middle School (the whole school!) gets invited to Leicester Lodge in Vermont for a week of winter adventure! This trip sure isn't like any other! A busload of little kids unexpectedly needs baby-sitters. Mary Anne uncovers a ghost in the lodge. Claudia and Stacey both fall in love with handsome French skiers. Kristy is helping her team win the Winter War ... while California Dawn can barely stand up in her skates. And if it doesn't stop snowing, SMS may be snowbound until spring!

The Baby Sleep Book

by William Sears Martha Sears James Sears Robert Sears

America's favorite pediatric experts turn their attention to solving babies' sleep problems in a definitive book that offers immediate results. A comprehensive, reassuring, solution-filled sleep resource, this guide shows parents how to match the nighttime temperament of their baby to their own lifestyle, and provides practical tools parents need to help the entire family sleep better.

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

by William Sears Martha Sears

America's favorite pediatric experts turn their attention to the hottest topic in parenting--solving babies' sleep problems--in a definitive book that offers immediate results. For every parent who's ever been deprived of sleep by a restless infant or toddler, now there's hope. This much-needed addition to the Sears Parenting Library is the comprehensive, reassuring, solution-filled sleep resource that virtually every American family will want to own. Nighttime separation anxiety, new breastfeeding habits, and an increase in adult sleep problems have made babies' sleep habits a growing concern in recent years. The Searses offer solutions. Instead of espousing the kind of "one-method-fits-all" approach advocated in other parenting books, the Searses teach parents how to match the nighttime temperament of their baby to their own lifestyle. The authors draw on important new infant sleep research from the Mother-Baby Sleep Laboratory at the University of Notre Dame, as well as on their own personal experience as parents of children with a wide range of sleep habits. They also offer a detailed critique of the myriad new devices and ballyhooed techniques that promise to deliver safer and better infant sleep. The Baby Sleep Book provides parents with the practical tools they need to help the entire family sleep better.

The Baby Squad

by Andrew Neiderman

THE PERFECT CHILD. THE PERFECT NIGHTMARE. In the middle of the twenty-first century, the search for the human ideal is over. A medical breakthrough maintains the integrity of the world's gene pool. It's also made the birth of Abnormals -- children born of natural pregnancy -- a capital offense. To ensure the faultless future of the human race, The Baby Squad is created to track down all women who defy the law, and exact punishment. Women like Natalie Ross. She's pregnant -- a blessing to her, a disgrace to society -- and she's afraid. One young woman has already been found murdered. And the promise of more bloodshed soon sends Natalie on the run to the underground, where a safe house awaits. Or so she thinks. For Natalie and her unborn child pose a mortal threat to those in power who desire a pure world of their own design -- a world they will do anything to protect. . . . THEBABY SQUAD

Baby Starts The Wedding March

by Amy Frazier

THE MOM-TO-BE Pregnant and unwed, Julia Richardson now had to tell her proper parents the news. But she couldn't do it without the moral support of her dearest friend, Dallas Parker. So imagine her surprise when the ex-rodeo champ showed up announcing he was the baby's father and proposing marriage! THE RODEO CHAMP What had come over him? Was it Julia's sad eyes or the protective instincts she aroused in him that made the footloose cowboy think of putting down roots? Deep down, though, Dallas couldn't deny that he loved Julia...had always loved her. But how could he convince his proud friend that he wanted to marry her--and not because of the baby?

Baby Steps

by Karen Templeton

It was bad enough that her partners left shy store owner Dana Malone to scout new retail space with devastatingly handsome Realtor C. J. Turner. Then - wham! - her way-out wayward cousin literally left a baby on Dana's doorstep, and a birth certificate listing C. J. as the father. Raising her ultracute nephew was a dream come true, and as she and C. J. shared baby duties and close quarters until paternity was established, Dana kept her cool. But every time the commitment-phobe looked at Dana, the yearning in his deep blue eyes provoked a meltdown. Would what started as a small step for Dana's store turn into a giant leap for Dana's love life?

The Baby Surprise

by Victoria Pade

SURPRISE, YOU MIGHT BE A DADDY!As a wildlife photographer, confirmed bachelor Devon Tarlington had encountered his share of dangerous nighttime predators. But it was the news that he might be the father of ten-month-old Harley that scared him most of all. Devon's experience with children had made him a firm believer that he wasn't cut out for the job. And yet, Keely Gilhooley, the stunning woman who'd delivered the life-altering news, was confident he would make a great dad...with a little help from her. Suddenly he had an urge to prove there was more to him than work and bachelorhood....

The Baby Swap Miracle

by Caroline Anderson

Sam Hunter had only intended to help his brother fulfill his dream of having children, but now, through an IVF mix-up, a complete stranger is pregnant with his child! To make matters worse, she's utterly gorgeous. . . ;. For warmhearted widow Emilia Eastwood, this child was meant to be the final legacy of her husband. The hospital's discovery turns her world upside down. Sam begins to feel fiercely protective of his accidental family, and soon he and Emilia discover that fate can lead to a love you never expected. . . ;.

Baby Talk (Girl Talk #21)

by L. E. Blair

Is Allison ready for a new member of the family? What about two new members, and that doesn't mean twin babies! First she has some things to work out. She gets along with her active little brother, but the closer the baby comes to being born, the more she has to baby-sit. She isn't getting enough time with her friends or time to herself. It's always about the baby and Allison feels she's almost become invisible. There are other changes, too. She is going to have to give up the room she grew up in, the one with the wonderful window seat, for the baby. A new room is being built for her, but when will it be finished and what will it look like? It's a good thing she has her friends who are full of new ideas for parties, sleep-overs and for facing her problems. They help Allison get through the changes until she learns that her parents understand her better than she thought and that they have some surprises of their own in store for her.

Baby Talk: A Guide to Using Basic Sign Language to Communicate with Your Baby

by Monica Beyer

Jump-start language and learning skills with this simple and elegant guide to using sign language to communicate with your preverbal baby. Imagine averting a tantrum because your baby was able to communicate her desire for a favorite toy without tears, or simply sharing in your baby's wonderment at the sight of a bird on a tree-before he has even uttered his first word! Generally, children do not develop the motor skills necessary to speak until they are two, and yet they are able to communicate using sign language as early as six months. Written by an experienced signer and a mother of three, this illustrated step-by-step guide will allow readers to join the ranks of parents around the world who experience the rich rewards of communicating with their preverbal babies by using sign language. Studies have shown that babies who are taught to use signs to express themselves before they can actually speak are more contented because they can communicate their basic needs (and ideas!) and also are more skilled at speaking once they begin to acquire language. Full of practical tips, real anecdotes, and straightforward diagrams of more than sixty basic American Sign Language signs, Baby Talk is the essential baby-signing handbook for parents, relatives, and caregivers-and their babies, who are just a little too young to express themselves verbally. .

The Baby That Changed Her Life

by Louisa Heaton

"You're pregnant." When midwife Callie Taylor agreed to be the surrogate mother for her best friend, Dr. Lucas Gold, she couldn't have predicted that his marriage would fall apart exactly when she became pregnant with his child... Suddenly her life has changed forever, and Callie's terrified of becoming a mom to the baby she never dreamed of keeping. Even more terrifying are the feelings she's starting to develop for Lucas-feelings that have nothing to do with her hormones...and absolutely everything to do with his scorching kiss!

Baby & the Beast

by Laura Wright

Caught in a raging snowstorm, imminent mother-to-be Isabella Spencer had never imagined that Michael Wulf, the sensual hero of her teenage fantasies, would come to her rescue. Now Isabella was ensconced in his high-tech mansion, secretly craving the touch of this reclusive millionaire who'd long ago closed off his heart. Opening his home to his childhood friend-now an alluring woman-was dangerous enough. And when Bella gave birth to an adorable baby girl, Michael found himself yearning to play the part of father. . . and Bella's passionate husband! Was it possible for this lone wolf to shed his solitary ways and open himself up to love?

The Baby & the Bodyguard

by Jule Mcbride

Had He Been Hired to Protect His Own Daughter? When bodyguard Anton Santa moved into Cyn Sweet's Manhattan penthouse, Cyn's pint-size daughter thought her Santa letters had been answered-and that she'd just gotten a daddy for Christmas! Cyn knew her little matchmaker needed protection, since the three-year-old was the mascot of the family toy store. But sexy Santa reminded Cyn of a Christmas past and a thief who'd stolen her heirlooms-and her heart!Santa-thief and master of disguises-was guilty as charged. Still, he suspected Cyn had stolen something far more valuable than the family jewels-his fatherhood!

The Baby Thief

by Barbara Bisantz Raymond

For almost three decades, renowned baby-seller Georgia Tann ran a children's home in Memphis, Tennessee - selling her charges to wealthy clients nationwide, Joan Crawford among them. Part social history, part detective story, part expose, The Baby Thief is a riveting investigative narrative that explores themes that continue to reverberate today.

The Baby Thief: The Untold Story of Georgia Tann, the Baby Seller Who Corrupted Adoption

by Barbara Bisantz Raymond

Journalist Raymond's research reveals that Tann and her Tennessee Children's Home Society stole nearly 5,000 children from 1924 to 1950, that scores died in custody, and that Tann falsified birth certificates with abandon and made a fortune from selling babies to the highest bidders. Raymond also analyzes the consequences of Tann's work, from personal heartbreak to the commercialization of adoption of America, in which children were sold to people whose qualifications for parenthood were in cash. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

A Baby To Care For

by Lucy Clark

Orphaned newborn baby-stand-in mum needed: how can Outback paediatrician Iris Tennant refuse? And when local playboy Dr Dex Crawford offers help, Iris finds herself falling for his devilish gaze-which makes her feel beautiful once more. As they both come to adore their tiny bundle of joy Iris wonders if she dares hope that their temporary family can become full-time bliss.

A Baby to Heal Their Hearts

by Kate Hardy

A little miracle... Sports doctor Jared Fraser won't be swayed by Dr. Bailey Randall's interfering research, no matter how beautiful she is. He's had it with beautiful women-except Bailey manages to get right under his skin. Two years ago, an ectopic pregnancy ended her baby dreams and her marriage. Ever since, Bailey's written men and babies out of her life-until arrogant yet delicious Jared makes her rewrite the rule book! But after one magical night...can Bailey's shock pregnancy ultimately heal both their hearts?

A Baby To Love

by Susan Kearney

A Baby To Love

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