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The Happiest Baby on the Block: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Baby Sleep Longer

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Excellent book!!

My baby isn't really colicky but this book is full of wonderful information. I would recommend to every single new parent!

posted by 8272357 on October 16, 2011

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2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

OMG!

i tried it, and loved the reasults! works EVERY time!!! :`D

posted by 7415435 on March 25, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 22, 2002

    Happiest Baby on the Block: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Baby Sleep Longer

    This book should be titled The Happiest NEWBORN on the block. I would have loved this book when my baby was a few weeks old since the ideas sound reasonable for the newborn stage. However, the suggestions don't work for an older baby. The 5 S's are: Swaddle (like my active 10 month old would go for this!) Put baby on his Side/Stomach (at 10 months you don't PUT him anywhere!) Shhhhh (he thinks that's funny) Swinging (I think every mother sways with a fussy baby, it's natural) Sucking (Oh, he does plenty of that, thank you!) I had to keep searching and luckily found a book for with plenty of answers, it's The No-Cry Sleep Solution, a great book for babies of any age since it also has a newborn section, maybe not as structured as this one, but lots of the same ideas. (Another thing that's rather weird, the endorsements for this Happiest Baby book come from Michelle Pfeiffer (actress) Pierce Brosnan (actor) plus lots of other actors and movie directors. I like movies, too, but when I want advice about baby-care I don't get why these endorsements mean anything.)

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