A Good Read
When Surrogates and Intended parents ask CFC for book recommendations, we often offer a list of books that we strongly recommend, whether for Surrogate, Intended parent, or for your children, families, and others.
These titles are all available on www.amazon.com or often can be found at Chapters.
Mommies, Daddies, Donors, Surrogates: Answering Tough Questions and Building Strong Families
By Diane Ehrensaft
A tiny itsy bitsy gift of life, an egg donor story
By Carmen Martinez Jover
When Nature’s Not Enough: Personal Journeys through In Vitro Fertilization
By Diana M. Olick
Fertility Wisdom: How Traditional Chinese Medicine Can Help Overcome Infertility
By Angela C. Wu L.AC. O.M.D., Katherine Anttila, Betsy Brown
Eating for Pregnancy: An Essential Guide to Nutrition with Recipes for the Whole Family
By Catherine Jones
Pre- And Post-Natal Fitness: A Guide for Fitness Professionals from the American Council on Exercise
By Lenita Anthony
The Kangaroo Pouch: A Story About Gestational Surrogacy For Young Children (Paperback)by Sarah Phillips Pellet (Author), Laurie A. Faust (Illustrator)
Hope & Will Have a Baby: The Gift of Surrogacy (Paperback) by Irene Celcer (Author), Horacio Gatto (Illustrator)
We also love to have recommendations of books that our Surrogates, and Intended parents are reading, so please let us know if you are reading anything that you’d recommend. CFC also has a great book/video lending library, so please connect with us, if you are interested in borrowing any of our books/videos.