Touch is a baby''s first language. Designed to stimulate the senses, and based on research into the benefits of baby exercise and massage, these books encourage interaction between parent and baby. Devoting time to special activities with your baby plays a crucial part in the bonding process. The rhythmic pattern of a lullaby promotes a comforting and soothing atmosphere in which parent and child can relax. Lullabies provide a calming focus, and are ideal as part of every bedtime routine.