Category: Book and resource reviews

Am I Allowed?

If there were a Nobel prize for birth activism, then Beverley Beech would surely have been given one by now. Formerly Honorary Chair of AIMS, still a legendary campaigner, brilliant speaker and supporter of women’s rights in pregnancy and birth,…

Informed is Best

Dr Sara Wickham reviews – and loves – Informed is Best: How to spot fake news about your pregnancy, birth and baby, by professor Amy Brown.

Birth in Focus

Sara Wickham reviews Birth in Focus, Becky Reed’s book depicting birth photograps and stories.

Books I have known and loved…

A few years ago, I wrote a piece about my favourite midwifery books for Birthspirit Midwifery Journal: I love that certain books stand the test of time…  What a fun thing to be asked to do: choose five of my…