Lending Library

LLL of Gainesville is pleased to offer a large variety of books related to parenting and breastfeeding, including children's books. Below is a list of all the books available for check out. Books are available for porch pick up from our Group Librarian, Lindsey. It is free to borrow a book!
Please email Lindsey to request a book or ask for help finding the right book for your needs! lindsey.laleche@gmail.com 

Loving Guidance
Loving Guidance

Gentle parenting books

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introducing food to your child

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Loving Guidance
Loving Guidance

Gentle parenting books

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Basics and Overcoming Challenges 

pumping. working, milk supply, breast reduction, tongue ties 

  1. Breastfeeding Made Simple: Seven Natural Laws for Nursing Mothers by Nancy Mohrbacher

  2. The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding by La Leche League International

  3. Adventures in Tandem Nursing by La Leche League International

  4. Work Pump Repeat: The New Mom's Survival Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work by Jessica Shortall

  5. Back to Work for the Breastfeeding Mother by Nancy Mohrbacher

  6. Expressing Your Milk by Nancy Mohrbacher

  7. Defining Your Own Success: Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction Surgery by La Leche League International

  8. Making More Milk: The Breastfeeding Guide to Increasing Your Milk Production by Lisa Marasco

  9. Trouble Shooting Milk Production by Nancy Mohrbacher

  10. Tongue Tied: How a tiny string under the tongue impacts nursing, speech, feeding and more by Richard Baxter

Nutrition and Weaning 

Introducing food and gentle weaning 

  1. My Child Won't Eat: How to enjoy mealtimes without worry by Carlos Gonzalez

  2. Baby Led Weaning Cook Book by Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett

  3. Baby-Led Weaning by Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett

  4. Feed Yourself, Feed Your Family: A cookbook by La Leche League International

  5. How Weaning Happens by La Leche League International

  6. A Loving Weaning: How to Move Foreward Together by Winema Lanoue


Sleep, gentle discipline and child development 

  1. Boobin' All Day.. Boobin' All Night: A Gentle Sleep Approach to Sleep for Breastfeeding Families by Meg Nagle

  2. Sweet Sleep: Nighttime and Naptime Strategies for the Breastfeeding Family by La Leche League International

  3. The Gentle Sleep Book by Sarah Ockwell-Smith

  4. Peaceful Parents, Happy Siblings: How to Stop the Fighting and Rasie Friends for Life by Dr. Laura Markam

  5. Adventures in Gentle Discipline: A Parent to Parent Guide by La Leche League International

  6. Peaceful Parents, Happy Kids: How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting by Dr. Laura Markam

  7. How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber

  8. How to Talk So Little Kids Will LIsten: A survival guide to life with children ages 2-7 by Joanna Faber

  9. The Wonder Weeks by Hetty van de Rijt

  10. Infant Massage by Vimala McClure

Picture Books

Children's books about nursing, weaning and feelings 

  1. Best Milk by Kate Carothers

  2. Breastfeeding Around the World by Moonstone Press, LLC

  3. I Like to Nurse, a breastfed toddler story by Vanessa Brundidge

  4. I'm Made of Mama's Milk by Mary Olsen

  5. Loving Comfort: A toddler weaning story by Julie Dillemuth

  6. Mama's Leche by Michelle Hackney

  7. Milkies in the Morning by Jennifer Saleem

  8. Mommy Feeds Baby by Christy Jo Hendricks

  9. My New Baby by Rachel Fuller

  10. Nursies When the Sun Shines by Katherine Havener

  11. The New Baby by Stephen Cartwright

  12. Waiting for Baby by Rachel Fuller

  13. What Does Baby Want by Tupera Tupera

  14. Mama's Milk by Michael Ross

  15. How Are You Peeling? Foods with Moods by Saxton Freymann

  16. Booby Moon: A storybook for weaning toddlers

  17. A Nursing Love Poem by Michelle Neyland