Feeding Best Buys 10 of the best baby and child feeding books Need kitchen inspiration? Then check out our pick of the best weaning and toddler feeding books 1 of Ad break Best for beginnersFirst Foods and Weaning, Ravinder Lilly (Thorsons NE, £7.99) Published in conjunction with the NCT, this book is a great introduction to basic weaning principles, including information on spotting the signs that your baby is ready, nutritional advice, food safety and hygiene tips and an at-a-glance weaning planner. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for the undecidedWeaning Made Easy: All you need to know about traditional feeding and baby-led weaning - get the best of both worlds, Rana Conway (White Ladder Press, £10.99) Written by nutritionist and Practical Parenting expert Dr Rana Conway, this book is perfect if you haven't yet decided whether to spoon-feed your baby or try baby-led weaning - or if you want to know if you can combine both methods. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for inspirationTop 100 Baby Purees: 100 quick and easy meals for a healthy and happy baby, Annabel Karmel (Ebury Press, £9.99) Britain's best-loved children's cookery writer presents a bumper crop of puree recipes suitable for first weaning and beyond, ensuring you'll never be lost for ideas again, with easy feeding plans to keep you on the right track. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for baby-led weaningBaby-Led Weaning: Help your baby to love good food, Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett (Vermilion, £10.99) The definitive guide to baby-led weaning, written by leading health visitor Gill Rapley. It explains the principles behind baby-led weaning, eases your worries about choking and gagging, and encourages a love of 'real food.' Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Continue slideshow > Best for routine loversThe Contented Little Baby Book of Weaning, Gina Ford (Vermilion, £10.99) Got a 'Gina baby'? Then this is the weaning book for you. Babycare guru Gina takes you through the weaning process step by step, with detailed meal planners at every stage and a clear structure moving your baby from first purees to family foods. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for dadsBaby and Toddler Meals for Dummies, Dawn Simmons, Curt Simmons and Sallie Warren (John Wiley & Sons, £13.99) Part of the highly successful 'For Dummies' series - typically associated with computers and other such techy subjects - this book has definite dad-appeal. Expect piles of information, including tips on feeding fussy eaters, coping with food allergies, and saving money on baby meals. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for nutritional adviceAmanda Ursell's Baby and Toddler Food Bible: Your essential guide to feeding your child for their first four years (Hay House, £11.99) Leading nutritionist Amanda Ursell talks you through your child's nutritional needs from weaning up to the age of four, with healthy, quick and easy recipes for every stage. She also comments on the organic debate, and suggests healthy shortcuts for time-starved parents. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for foodiesRiver Cottage Baby and Toddler Cookbook, Nikki Duffy (Bloomsbury, £14.99) Weaning gets a foodie makeover in this book from Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage. Forget boring purees and bland nursery food; instead, tempt your tot with recipes including blueberry pancakes, falafel, mackerel pate and baby baked apples with chocolate. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Continue slideshow > Best for fun family mealsThe Giraffe Family Cookbook, Hugo Arnold (W&N, £14.99) Child-friendly restaurant chain Giraffe presents a selection of its most popular recipes for the whole family, with an emphasis on internationally inspired cuisine with a minimum of fuss. Perfect for recreating that dining out experience at home. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner Best for fussy eaters25 Foods Kids Hate... And how to get them eating 24, Fiona Faulkner (New Holland, £12.99) Top toddler chef Fiona Faulkner delves into the world of the fussy eater, looking at 25 of the foods they're most likely to struggle with, from spinach to fish. With nutritional information about why these foods are important, hints for introducing them and simple but delicious recipes, even the pickiest toddler will be converted. Compare deals from top retailers MadeForMums Preferred Partner By Lucy Dimbylow Comments Daily deals from top retailers Latest on MadeForMums 14 internet and text slang terms every parent should know Mum breastfeeding between contractions - captured on camera This mum's adorable selfie with her toddler isn't what it seems Is it time to end the 'nightmare' of parents' evenings?