Belly Laughs

Belly Laughs

The Naked Truth About Pregnancy and Childbirth

Book - 2004
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Oh, the joys of pregnancy! There's the gassiness, constipation, queasiness, and exhaustion, the forgetfulness, crankiness, and the constant worry. Of course, no woman is spared the discomforts and humiliations of pregnancy, but most are too polite to complain or too embarrassed to talk about them. Not Jenny McCarthy! In the New York Times best-selling Belly Laughs , actress and new mother Jenny McCarthy reveals the naked truth about the tremendous joys, the excruciating pains, and the unseemly disfigurement that go along with pregnancy. Never shy, frequently crude, and always laugh-out-loud funny, McCarthy covers it all in the grittiest of girlfriend detail. From morning sickness and hormonal rage, to hemorrhoids, pregnant sex, and the torture and sweet relief that is delivery, Belly Laughs is must-read comic relief for anyone who is pregnant, who has ever been pregnant, is trying to get pregnant, or, indeed, has ever been born!
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Lifelong Books, 2004
Edition: 1st Da Capo Lifelong Books ed
ISBN: 9780738210070
0738210072
9780738209494
073820949X
Branch Call Number: 618.200207 MCCA 2004 22
Characteristics: x, 165 p

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angeye87
Jul 03, 2014

I absolutely LOVED this book! I read it a while ago, when I was pregnant. It is full of life, and reading through her experiences made me feel better about my own as a first time mother. I would highly recommend! :)

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Einekatze11
Aug 16, 2013

I absolutely LOVED this book! Her stories made me laugh so hard I cried, because what she wrote about was just so true! Any pregnant woman should definitely read this book if they need a break from all the heavy pregnancy books out there. Also, the ending was really touching.

poatlee Dec 04, 2011

When I brought this book home, my husband attacked it in 30 seconds, and finished reading it in 2 hours. We both enjoyed the humor, cause sometimes that's what you need to get through the 9 months! Also its good to know that Hollywood celebraties with access to the best medical care arent immune from what women in Richmond Hill go through :-)

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Apr 01, 2010

Hilarious and really honest, but don't count on this for much solid information.

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