Premature Baby Related Books

We all search for information after the birth of our premature baby so we have compiled a list of books available to purchase relating to premature birth, NICU journeys, siblings, views from parents, the years ahead and more.

Premmie Milestone Cards

Miracle Mumma 
The Little One

Premature Birth Journals

The BubBE Book

Premature Birth Related Books

The Complete Preemie Guide to: Surviving the NICU
The Complete Preemie Guide to:Preemie Development
Newborn Intensive Care: What Every Parent Needs to Know
Developmental and Therapeutic Interventions in the Nicu
The Premature Baby Book : Everything You Need to Know  – Birth to Age 1
For The Love of Babies
Preemies: The Essential Guide for Parents of Premature Babies
Preemies – Second Edition: The Essential Guide 
The NICU Rollercoaster
Miracle Birth Stories of Very Premature Babies
Saving Very Premature Babies: Key Ethical Issues
Music Therapy with Premature Infants: Research and Developmental 
Touch in Early Development
The Moment You Were Born

Premmie Parent Experiences

Our Stories – Collection of Neonatal Journeys in SA
Preemie Parents
Alex – The Fathering of a Premmie
The Early Birds: A Mother’s Story for Our Times
Fragile Beginnings
Preemie the Explorer: The Little Rocket Who Took Off Too Soon

Kangaroo Care for Premature Babies

Kangaroo Care: The Best You Can Do to Help Your Preterm Infant
The Miracle of Kangaroo Mother Care: Rare Inspirational Stories 
Kangaroo Babies: A Different Way of Mothering

Books for siblings & children

My Teeny Tiny Sibling
My Baby Sister Is a Preemie
Good Things Come In Small Packages (I Was A Preemie)
My Brother Is A Preemie: A Children’s Guide to the NICU Experience
No Bigger than My Teddy Bear


You are not alone – A carers journey


Please let us know if there is a publication you have read that isn’t included in our list.