Northern KY Mothers of Multiples


Helpful Books & Resources

When You're Expecting Twins, Triplets, or Quads, Revised Edition: Proven Guidelines for a Healthy Multiple Pregnancy   by Barbara Luke (Author), Tamara Eberlein (Author)

On Becoming BabyWise  by Gary Ezzo (Author), Robert Buckman (Author) 

Between Parent & Child by Haim G. Ginott

What to Expect When You're Expecting by Heidi E. Murkoff, Arlene Eisenberg, and Sandee Hathaway

The Girlfriends Guide to Pregnancy by Vivki Iovine

Mothering Multiples Breastfeeding & Caring for Twins or More by Karen Kerkhoff Gromada.  La Leche League International, 1999.

Preparation for Parenting by Gary & Anne Marie Ezzo

It Takes Two to Talk by A. Manolson

Twins! Expert Advice From Two Practicing Physicians on Pregnancy, Birth and The First Year of Life by Connie Agnew & Alan Klein

Health Sleep Habits, Happy Child by Marc Weissbluth


NKMOM also has a "lending Library" with many informative books!


Reading Suggestions for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers:  (we would like to thank the Kenton County Public Library for providing us the following lists)

Books for Babies

  • Baby's ABC by Neil Ricklen
  • Baby Food by Margaret Miller
  • Black on White by Tana Hoban
  • Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin, Jr.
  • Clap Hands by Helen Oxenbury
  • Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs by Byron Barton
  • Eyes, Nose, Fingers and Toes by Judy Hindley
  • Glittery Garden by Helen Stephens
  • Good Morning Baby by Cheryl Willis Hudson
  • Hickory, Dickory, Dock: and Other Mother Goose Rhymes by James Marshall
  • The Itsy Bitsy Spider by Lorianne Slomades
  • Good Night Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
  • Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown
  • Wheels on the Bus by Raffi
  • Maisey Drives by Lucy Cousins
  • My Animals/Mis Animales by Rebecca Emberley
  • Olivia's Opposites by Ian Falconer
  • One Duck Stuck by Phyllis Root
  • Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear by Michael Hague
  • Ten, Nine, Eight by Molly Bang
  • Toddler Two by Anastasia Suen
  • What Do You Say? by Many Stanley
  • Where is Baby's Belly Button? by Karen Katz
  • Yummy, YUCKY by Leslie Patricelli

Books for Toddlers 

  • Sleepytime for Zoo Animals by Caroline Arnold
  • Big Fat Hen by Keith Baker
  • My Car by Byron Barton
  • Whose baby Am I? by John Butler
  • Old Mother Hubbard by Jane Cabrera
  • Mimi's Book of Opposites by Emma Chichester Clark
  • This Boat by Paul Collicutt
  • Maisy books by Lucy Cousins
  • Freight Train by Donald Crews
  • It's Time! by Kathleen W. Deady
  • Where is My Mommy? by Julie Downing
  • Gossie by Olivier Dunrea
  • Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
  • Olivia Counts by Ian Falconer
  • My Big Brother by Valorie Fisher
  • Barnyard Banter by Denise Fleming
  • Time for Bed by Mem Fox
  • Let's Go, Anna! by Vivian French
  • What the Baby Hears by Laura Godwin
  • Four Friends Together by Sue Heap
  • Bounce, Bounce, Bounce by Kathy Henderson
  • In the Rain with Baby Duck by Amy Hest
  • Spot books by Eric Hill
  • Down by the Station by Will Hillenbrand
  • Bouncing TIme by Patricia Hubbell
  • Kipper books by Mick Inkpen
  • Peek-a-Boo You! by Roberta Grobel Intrater
  • Peekaboo Morning by Rachel Isadora
  • Look at the Baby by Kelly Johnson
  • Little Miss Spider by Daniel Kirk
  • I'm a Baby You're a Baby by Lisa Kopper
  • Baby Loves by Michael Lawrence
  • I Love Boats by Flora McDonnell
  • Baby Faces by Margaret Miller
  • Cleo in the Snow by Caroline Mockford
  • Cold Little Duck, Duck, Duck by Lisa Westberg Peters
  • Red Rubber Boot Day by Mary Lyn Ray
  • Mouse Mess by Linnea Asplind Riley
  • New Shoes, Red Shoes by Susan Rollings
  • Daisy books by Jane Simmons
  • Dinosaur Roar! by Paul Strickland
  • MInerva Louise by Janet Morgan Stoeke
  • I Love Trains! by Philemon Sturges
  • You Are Special, Little One by Nancy Tafuri
  • Mouse's First Day of School by Lauren Thompson
  • Row, Row, Row Your Boat by Iza Tranpani
  • Max and Ruby books by Rosemary Wells
  • I Went Walking by Sue Williams
  • A Nap in a Lap by Sarah Wilson
  • Piggies by Don Wood
  • How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? by Jane Yolen
Books for Preschoolers
  • Chimp and Zee by Catherin Anholt
  • Where is My Teddy? by Jez Alborough
  • Baby Bird's First Nest by Frank Asch
  • When Sophie Gets Angry-Really, Really Angry... by Molly Bang
  • The Bridge Is Up! by Babs Bell
  • Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans
  • Gingerbread Baby by Jan Brett
  • Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle
  • Daisy 1,2,3 by Peter Catalanotto
  • Follow the Leader by Emma Chichester Clark
  • Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed by Eileen Christelow
  • Full, Full, Full of Love by Trish Cooke
  • The Flea's Sneeze by Lynn Downey
  • Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert
  • Olivia by Ian Falconer
  • Butterflies for Kiri by Cathryn Falwell
  • Alphabet Under Construction by Denise Fleming
  • Hattie and the Fox by Mem Fox
  • A Rainbow of My Own by Don Feeman
  • Who Is It? by Sally Grindley
  • New Baby Train by Woody Guthrie
  • What Shall We Play? by Sue Heap
  • Kitten's First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes
  • Do Like a Duck Does! by Judy Hindley
  • The Seals on the Bus by Lenny Hort
  • My Crayons Talk by Patricia Hubbard
  • A Mother for Choco by Keiki Kasza
  • The Snowy Day by Ezra Lack Keats
  • One Monkey Too Many by Jackie Koller
  • K is for Kitten by Nikia Leopold
  • Swimmy by Leo Lionni
  • Froggy books by Jonathan London
  • Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin
  • Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey
  • Widget by Lyn McFarland
  • The Teddy Bear by David McPhail
  • If You Give a Pig a Pancakse by Laura Numeroff
  • Zigby Hunts for Treasure by Brian Paterson
  • Mrs. Sptizer's Garden by Edith Pattou
  • Curious George by H.A. Rey
  • Cassie's Word Quilt by Faith Ringgold
  • At the Firehouse by Anne Rockwell
  • All You Need for a Beach by Alice Schertle
  • All You Need for a Snowman by Alice Schertle
  • Where the Wild Thing Are by Maurice Sendak
  • Duck on a Bike by David Shannon
  • Tippy-Toe Chick, Go! by George Shannon
  • Preschool to the Rescue by Judy Sierra
  • Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina
  • Brown Sugar Babies by Charles R. Smith
  • Rain by Manya Stojic
  • The Little Red Hen (Makes a Pizza) by Philemon Sturges
  • Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Somms Taback
  • Owl Babies by Martin Waddell
  • Hungry Hen by Richard Waring
  • Yoko by Rosemary Wells
  • Kiss Kiss by Margaret Wild
  • How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon? by Jane Yolen
Pleasant Reads for Adults
  • Daddyhood by Daniel Driscoll
  • Babyhood by Paul Reiser
  • TWINS by Ruth Sandeiss 
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