About Us

CAPERS Bookstore has provided a worldwide mail order service since 1988 (online since 2001). We specialise in books and other resources on women’s health, pregnancy, childbirth, fertility, midwifery, breastfeeding, parenting, childbirth CAPERS Bookstore education, grief and loss and also have a range of carefully selected children’s books and toys. We provide educational seminars and conferences for health professionals, primarily midwives, lactation consultants and childbirth educators. See Our History for more on CAPERS’ activities in the last 30 years, and details of 40 years’ involvement in this field by Jan Cornfoot.

CAPERS Bookstore provides quality resources to assist women and families in making informed choices in their pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and parenting. We also provide a selection of textbooks and educational events for midwives, lactation consultants, childbirth educators and other health professionals; and teaching resources for childbirth and parenting education. CAPERS also sells gifts, novels and biographies of interest to midwives and other health professionals. Finally, our CAPERS for Children section includes special gifts and books for children, and particularly books for children on pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding, and grief and loss.

We are selective in the items that we sell and take pride in our knowledge of our products. We are always happy to help with further information or suggestions – just phone the office Monday to Friday (07 5499 9900) or email from the Contact Us page at anytime.

Sarah Cornfoot, CAPERS Bookstore