"An impressive book which challenges the assumptions we make about babies and impels the reader to look at the newborn child with fresh eyes."
– Sheila Kitzinger, Author of The Complete Book of Pregnancy and Childbirth
"Put a ribbon around this book for every pregnant woman you know, and the earlier the better."
– Audrey DeLaMartre, Minneapolis Star Tribune
"Splendid, delightfully written, and thorough."
– Ashley Montagu
"Parents, doctors, and midwives should be heeding these reports of birth. This book gives an understanding of babies that is essential for adults."
– Arthur Hastings, New Realities