It was a great honour to be asked to edit some of Dr William and Martha Sears’ books for the UK market. The Sears family were already well known over here for their sensitive, baby-centered, evidence based approach to parenting, and US version imports had always sold well to UK parents. Now Thorsons were to offer four of their biggest sellers edited to be relevant to UK parents. Following on from the success of Babycalming, the publishers commissioned me to “translate” the books from American speak. This was not as simple as it sounds as there were many differences to iron out, for instance in procedures around birth, medical care and education.
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