NCSS as its known in mommyville is the sleep bible for Attachment Parenting families, who as the title says, prefer to go the “no-cry” route. This book should be the first sleep book everyone chooses, and if it doesn’t solve your problems, then investigate medical issues such as food allergies and genetic/nutrition issues before moving onto other options.

Elizabeth Plantley, author and mother of 4, dedicates the first chapter to safety, a must considering that many may choose cosleeping as part of their repertoire for a good night’s rest.