Mothers and Motherhood

Glitter & glue, by Kelly Corrigan Make me a mother, by Susanne Antonetta The confident mom, by Joyce Meyer Overwhelmed--work, love and play when no one has the time, by Brigid Schulte

 

  • All mothers work. Cindy Ramming. 306.8743 RAM
  • At Grandmother’s table: women write about food, life, and the enduring bond between grandmothers and granddaughters. 641.5 AT
  • Baby laughs: the naked truth about the first year of mommyhood. Jenny McCarthy. 306.8743 MACC
  • Back on the career track: a guide for stay-at-home moms who want to return to work. Carol Fishman Cohen, Vivian Steir Rabin. 650.14 COH
  • Because I said so: 33 mothers write about children, sex, men, aging, faith, race, and themselves. 306.8743 BEC
  • Best friends, occasional enemies: the lighter side of life as a mother and daughter. Lisa Scottoline, Francesca Serritella. 818 SCO
  • But I don’t feel too old to be a mommy!: the complete sourcebook for starting (and restarting) motherhood beyond 35 and after 40. Doreen Nagle. 618.24 NAG
  • Chicken soup for the mother and daughter soul: stories to warm the heart and inspire the spirit. 158.1 CHI
  • Chicken soup for the mother’s soul. 810.803 CHI, Spanish Lang. 158.1 SOP
  • Chicken soup for the new mom’s soul: touching stories about the miracle of motherhood. 306.8743 CHI
  • The Christian mom’s answer book. 248.843 CHR
  • The complete single mother: reassuring answers to your most challenging concerns. Andrea Engber, Leah Klungness. 306.856 ENG
  • Confessions of a scary mommy. Jill Smokler. 306.8743 SMO
  • The confident mom: guiding your family with God’s strength and wisdom. Joyce Meyer. 248.8431 MEY
  • A deeper shade of blue: a woman’s guide to recognizing and treating depression in her childbearing years. Ruta Nonacs. 616.8527 NON
  • Difficult mothers: understanding and overcoming their power. Terri Apter. 155.924 APT
  • Don’t sing at the table: life lessons from my grandmothers. Adriana Trigiani. 306.8745 TRI
  • Eye of my heart: 27 writers reveal the hidden pleasures and perils of being a grandmother. 306.8745 EYE
  • From briefcase to diaper bag: how I quit my job, stayed home with my kids, and lived to tell about it. Katie Kelley Dorn. 306.8743 DOR
  • Fruitful: a real mother in the modern world. Anne Roiphe. 306.8743 ROI
  • Girl in the mirror: mothers and daughters in the years of adolescence. Nancy L. Snyderman, Peg Streep. 306.8743 SNY
  • The God box: sharing my mother’s gift of faith, love and letting go. Mary Lou Quinlan. 248.843 QUI
  • The grandmother principles. Suzette Haden Elgin. 306.874 ELG
  • Happy at work, happy at home: the girl’s guide to being a working mom. Caitlin Friedman, Kimberly Yorio. 306.8743 FRI
  • How she really does it: secrets of successful stay-at-work moms. Wendy Sachs. 306.8743 SAC
  • How to look hot in a minivan: a real woman’s guide to losing weight, looking great, and dressing chic in the age of the celebrity mom. Janice Min. 646.7 MIN
  • How to rock your baby: and other timeless tips for modern moms. Erin Bried. 649.1 BRI
  • I am my mother’s daughter: making peace with mom-before it’s too late. Iris Krasnow. 306.8743 KRA
  • I love being a mom: treasured stories, memories, and milestones. 306.8743 ILO
  • I love you, mom: a celebration of our mothers and their gifts to us. 306.8743 I
  • The imperfect mom: candid confessions of mothers living in the real world. 306.8743 IMP
  • Letters to my daughters. Mary Matalin. 306.8743 MAT
  • The lives our mothers leave us: prominent women discuss the complex, humorous, and ultimately loving relationships they have with their mothers. Patti Davis. 306.874 DAV
  • Living by los dichos: advice from a mother to a daughter. Cristina Perez. 170.89 PER, Spanish Lang. 158.2 PER
  • Love him, love his kids: the stepmother’s guide to surviving and thriving in a blended family. Stan Wenck, Connie J. Hansen. 306.874 WEN
  • Maternal desire: on children, love, and the inner life. Daphne de Marneffe. 306.8743 DEM
  • The maternal is political: women writers at the intersection of motherhood and social change. 306.8743 MAT
  • Mean mothers: overcoming the legacy of hurt. Peg Streep. 155.646 STR
  • Message from an unknown Chinese mother: stories of loss and love. Xinran. 306.8743 XIN
  • Mom: a celebration of mothers from Storycorps. 306.8743 MOM
  • The mom factor: dealing with the mother you had, didn’t have, or still contend with. Henry Cloud, John Townsend. 306.8743 CLO
  • The mommy manual: planting roots that give your children wings. Barbara Curtis. 649.1 CUR
  • Mommy wars: stay-at-home and career moms face off on their choices, their lives, their families. 306.8743 MOM
  • The mother dance: how children change your life. Harriet Lerner. 306.8743 LER
  • The mother-daughter book club. Shireen Dodson. 028.55 DOD
  • Mother-daughter wisdom: creating a legacy of physical and emotional health. Christiane Northrup. 613.0424 NOR
  • Mother God: the feminine principle to our Creator. Sylvia Browne. 202.114 BRO
  • Motherhood, the second oldest profession. Erma Bombeck. 306.874 BOM
  • Mothering the new mother: women’s feelings and needs after childbirth: a support and resource guide. Sally Placksin. 306.874 PLA
  • Motherless daughters: the legacy of loss. Hope Edelman. 155.937 EDE
  • Motherless mothers: how mother loss shapes the parents we become. Hope Edelman. 155.937 EDE
  • Mothers: a loving celebration. 757.4 MOT
  • Mothers and daughters at home: 35 projects to make together. Charlotte Lyons. 745.5 LYO
  • Mothers who can’t love: a healing guide for daughters. Susan Forward. 155.6463 FOR
  • My mom’s sweet influence. 248.843 MYM
  • The myth of the perfect mother: rethinking the spirituality of women. Carla Barnhill. 248.843 BAR
  • The new mom’s manual: over 800 tips and advice from hundreds of moms for baby’s first year. Mary Jeanne Menna. 649.122 MEN
  • The new mom’s survival guide: how to reclaim your body, your health, your sanity, and your sex life after having a baby. Jennifer Wider. 618.6 WID
  • Off-ramps and on-ramps: keeping talented women on the road to success. Sylvia Ann Hewlett. 658.312 HEW
  • Ophelia’s mom: women speak out about loving and letting go of their adolescent daughters. Nina Shandler. 306.8743 SHA
  • Opting in: having a child without losing yourself. Amy Richards. 306.8743 RIC
  • Overwhelmed: work, love, and play when no one has the time. Brigid Schulte. 640.43 SCH
  • Perfect madness: motherhood in the age of anxiety. Judith Warner. 306.874 WAR
  • A place I didn’t belong: hope for adoptive moms. Paula Freeman. 362.734 FRE
  • Please don’t call me collect on Mother’s Day. Mary McBride. 817 MACB
  • A question of balance: artists and writers on motherhood. 704.042 QUE
  • Searching for Mary Poppins: women write about the intimate relationship between mothers and nannies. 649.1 SEA
  • Secrets of a Jewish mother: real advice, real stories, real love. Jill Zarin, Lisa Wexler, Gloria Kamen. 306.8743 ZAR
  • The 7 stages of motherhood: making the most of your life as a mom. Ann Pleshette Murphy. 306.8743 PLE
  • Sh*tty mom: the parenting guide for the rest of us. 649.1 SHT
  • Side by side: the revolutionary mother-daughter program for conflict-free communication. Charles Sophy. 306.8743 SOP
  • The single girl’s guide to marrying a man, his kids, and his ex-wife: becoming a stepmother with humor and grace. Sally Bjornsen. 306.8747 BJO
  • The single mother’s book: a practical guide to managing your children, career, home, finances, and everything else. Joan Anderson. 649.102 AND
  • Six ways to keep the “good” in your boy. Dannah Gresh. 248.845 GRE
  • The Sweet Potato Queens’ guide to raising children for fun and profit. Jill Conner Browne. 818 BRO
  • The 10 habits of happy mothers: reclaiming our passion, purpose, and sanity. Meg Meeker. 649.1 MEE
  • The third shift: managing hard choices in our careers, homes, and lives as women. Michele Kremen Bolton. 331.4 BOL
  • A time to blossom: mothers, daughters, and flowers. Tovah Martin. 635.9 MAR
  • What a difference a mom makes: the indelible imprint a mom leaves on her son’s life. Kevin Leman. 306.8743 LEM
  • Woman first, family always: real-life wisdom from a mother of ten. Kathryn Sansone. 306.8743 SAN
  • You look too young to be a mom: teen mothers speak out on love, learning, and success. Y 305.856 YOU
  • Your best life now for moms. Joel Osteen. 248.8431 OST
  • Your boy: raising a godly son in an ungodly world. Vicki Courtney. 248.8431 COU
  • Your daughter’s bedroom: insights for raising confident women. Joyce T. McFadden. 649.65 MACF
  • Your girl: raising a godly daughter in an ungodly world. Vicki Courtney. 248.8431 COU
  • You’re wearing that?: understanding mothers and daughters in conversation. Deborah Tannen. 306.874 TAN
  • The yummy mummy manifesto: baby, beauty, balance, and bliss. Anna Johnson. 306.8743 JOH

BIOGRAPHY / MEMOIR

  • Addie. Mary Lee Settle. B Settle
  • All gone: a memoir of my mother’s dementia: with refreshments. Alex Witchel. 362.1968 WIT
  • The amazing “true” story of a teenage single mom. Katherine Arnoldi. 306.8743 ARN
  • The anorexia diaries: a mother and daughter’s triumph over teenage eating disorders. Linda M. Rio, Tara M. Rio. 616.8526 RIO
  • Another place at the table: a story of shattered childhoods redeemed by love. Kathy Harrison. 362.733 HAR
  • The anti-romantic child: a story of unexpected joy. Priscilla Gilman. 306.8743 GIL
  • Are you my mother?: a comic drama. Alison Bechdel. Graphic B Bechdel
  • At the end of words: a daughter’s memoirs. Miriam Stone. Y 362.19 STO
  • Baby bumps: from party girl to proud mama, and all the messy milestones along the way. Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi. B Polizzi
  • Bad mother: a chronicle of maternal crimes, minor calamities, and occasional moments of grace. Ayelet Waldman. 306.8743 WAL
  • Battle hymn of the tiger mother. Amy Chua. 306.874 CHU
  • Bloom: a memoir. Kelle Hampton. 305.908 HAM
  • The blue jay’s dance: a birth year. Louise Erdrich. 814 ERD
  • Carrie and me: a mother-daughter love story. Carol Burnett. B Hamilton, Large Type B Hamilton
  • Cats & daughters: they don’t always come when called. Helen Brown. B Brown
  • Consuelo and Alva Vanderbilt: the story of a daughter and a mother in the Gilded Age. Amanda Mackenzie Stuart. B Vanderbilt
  • Eight little faces: a mom’s journey. Kate Gosselin. 306.8743 GOS
  • First mothers: the women who shaped the presidents. Bonnie Angelo. 973.099 ANG
  • Forever Lily: an unexpected mother’s journey to adoption in China. Beth Nonte Russell. 362.734 RUS
  • The geography of memory: a pilgrimage through Alzheimer’s. Jeanne Murray Walker. 616.831 WAL
  • Glitter and glue: a memoir. Kelly Corrigan. B Corrigan
  • The good daughter: a memoir of my mother’s hidden life. Jasmin Darznik. B Darznik
  • Hi Mom, did you miss me? Joseph Rousch. Ind. Coll. B Roush
  • Hillbilly gothic: a memoir of madness and motherhood. Adrienne Martini. B Martini
  • Hold me close, let me go: a mother, a daughter, and an adolescence survived. Adair Lara. 306.8743 LAR
  • Holding her head high: 12 single mothers who championed their children and changed history. Janine Turner. 306.8743 TUR
  • Holding Silvan: a brief life. Monica Wesolowska. 362.8395 WES
  • I love Gootie: my grandmother’s story. Max Apple. B Apple
  • In triumph’s wake: royal mothers, tragic daughters, and the price they paid for glory. Julia P. Gelardi. 940 GEL
  • Instant mom. Nia Vardalos. B Vardalos
  • Jessica lost: a story of birth, adoption & the meaning of motherhood. Bunny Crumpacker, J.S. Picariello. 362.734 CRU
  • The key is love: my mother’s wisdom, a daughter’s gratitude. Marie Osmond. B Osmond
  • The latehomecomer: a Hmong family memoir. Kao Kalia Yang. B Yang
  • Leading with my heart. Virginia Kelley. B Kelley
  • A life in letters: Ann Landers’ letters to her only child. B Landers
  • Live through this: a mother’s memoir of runaway daughters and reclaimed love. Debra Gwartney. 362.74 GWA
  • The long goodbye. Meghan O’Rourke. 155.937 ORO
  • Lost and found: one daughter’s story of amazing grace. Kathryn Slattery. B Slattery
  • Make me a mother: a memoir. Susanne Antonetta. 362.734 ANT
  • Mama: Latina daughters celebrate their mothers. Maria Perez-Brown. 306.8743 PER
  • Las mamis: favorite Latino authors remember their mothers. 306.8743 LAS
  • Marmee and Louisa: the untold story of Louisa May Alcott and her mother. Eve LaPlante. B Alcott, CD B Alcott
  • Maverick mind: a mother’s story of solving the mystery of her unreachable, unteachable, silent son. Cheri L. Florance. 371.9 FLO
  • A Mennonite woman: exploring spiritual life and identity. Dawn Ruth Nelson. 248.48 NEL
  • The mighty queens of Freeville: a mother, a daughter, and the town that raised them. Amy Dickinson. B Dickinson, Large Type B Dickinson
  • Mom & me & mom. Maya Angelou. B Angelou, Large Type B Angelou, CD B Angelou
  • Mommywood. Tori Spelling. B Spelling
  • Mom’s cancer. Brian Fies. Graphic 616.994 FIE
  • Motherhood and Hollywood: how to get a job like mine. Patricia Heaton. B Heaton
  • Multiple bles8ings: surviving to thriving with twins and sextuplets. Jon & Kate Gosselin. B Gosselin
  • My mother dying. Hillary Johnson. 306.874 JOH
  • My Russian grandmother and her American vacuum cleaner: a memoir. Meir Shalev. B Shalev
  • My story, my song: mother-daughter reflections on life and faith. Lucimarian Roberts. B Roberts
  • Night sweats: an unexpected pregnancy. Laura Crossett. B Crossett
  • No mountain high enough: raising Lance, raising me. Linda Armstrong Kelly. B Armstrong
  • Not becoming my mother: and other things she taught me along the way. Ruth Reichl. B Reichl
  • Operating instructions: a journal of my son’s first year. Anne Lamott. B Lamott
  • Peace mom: a mother’s journey through heartache to activism. Cindy Sheehan. B Sheehan
  • Playing house: notes of a reluctant mother. Lauren Slater. B Slater
  • Poser: my life in twenty-three yoga poses. Claire Dederer. B Dederer
  • A remarkable mother. Jimmy Carter. B Carter, Large Type B Carter
  • Sala’s gift: my mother’s Holocaust story. Ann Kirschner. 940.5318 KIR
  • Searching for Mercy Street: my journey back to my mother, Anne Sexton. Linda Gray Sexton. B Sexton
  • She got up off the couch: and other heroic acts from Mooreland, Indiana. Haven Kimmel. B Kimmel, CD B Kimmel
  • Show me the way: a memoir in stories. Jennifer Lauck. 306.8743 LAU
  • A singular woman: the untold story of Barack Obama’s mother. Janny Scott. B Dunham
  • Some assembly required: a journal of my son’s first son. Anne Lamott. B Lamott
  • Still life with rice: a young American woman discovers the life and legacy of her Korean grandmother. Helie Lee. B Baek
  • Surrendering to motherhood: losing your mind, finding your soul. Iris Krasnow. B Krasnow
  • Tangles: a story about Alzheimer’s, my mother, and me. Sarah Leavitt. Graphic 616.831 LEA
  • Teaching the cat to sit: a memoir. Michelle Theall. B Theall
  • Teta, mother, and me: three generations of Arab women. Jean Said Makdisi. B Makdisi
  • Three wishes: a true story of good friends, crushing heartbreak, and astonishing luck on our way to love and motherhood. Carey Goldberg, Beth Jones, Pamela Ferdinand. 306.8743 GOL
  • Traveling with pomegranates: a mother-daughter story. Sue Monk Kidd, Ann Kidd Taylor. B Kidd, Large Type B Kidd
  • Weeding out the tears: a mother’s story of love, loss, and renewal. Jeanne White. B White
  • Welcome to the Departure Lounge: adventures in mothering mother. Meg Federico. 306.874 FED
  • What I thought I knew. Alice Eve Cohen. 306.8743 COH
  • Without a net: middle class and homeless (with kids) in America: my story. Michelle Kennedy. 362.5 KEN
  • Yeh Yeh’s house. Evelina Chao. B Chao
  • You have no idea: a famous daughter, her no-nonsense mother, and how they survived pageants, Hollywood, love, loss (and each other). Vanessa Williams and Helen Williams. B Williams

POETRY

  • Mother: a cradle to hold me. Maya Angelou. 811 ANG
  • Mother poems. Hope Anita Smith. Y 811 SMI
  • Motherhood: poems about mothers. 808.81 MOT

FICTION

  • The accidental mother. Rowan Coleman. Fic COL
  • All she ever wanted. Lynn Austin. Rel. Fic AUS
  • The baby chronicles. Judy Baer. Rel. Fic BAE
  • The bad mother’s handbook. Kate Long. Fic LON
  • The bonesetter’s daughter. Amy Tan. Fic TAN, Large Type Fic, CD Fic TAN, Audio Fic TAN
  • The bright side of disaster. Katherine Center. Fic CEN
  • Brown eyes blue. Carolyn Meyer. Fic MEY
  • The distance between. Eliza Osborne. Fic OSB
  • Hearts divided. Debbie Macomber. Fic MACO
  • The hunchback of Neiman Marcus: a novel about marriage, motherhood, and mayhem. Sonya Sones. 811 SON
  • I don’t know how she does it: the life of Kate Reddy, working mother. Allison Pearson. Fic PEA
  • Missing Mom. Joyce Carol Oates. Fic OAT
  • Moon women. Pamela Duncan. Fic DUN
  • Motherhood made a man out of me. Karen Karbo. Fic KAR
  • Motherlunge. Kirstin Scott. Fic SCO
  • Mothers and daughters. Rae Meadows. Fic MEA
  • Mothers and sons: stories. Colm Toibin. Fic TOI
  • Mother’s Day murder. Leslie Meier. Mystery MEI
  • My Hollywood. Mona Simpson. Fic SIM
  • Odd mom out. Jane Porter. Fic POR
  • Renovating Becky Miller. Sharon Hinck. Rel. Fic HIN
  • The rice mother. Rani Manicka. Fic MAN
  • She is me. Cathleen Schine. Fic SCH
  • Shout her lovely name. Natalie Serber. Fic SER
  • Slummy mummy. Fiona Neill. Fic NEI
  • Somebody’s daughter. Marie Myung-Ok Lee. Y Fic LEE
  • The story jar. Robin Lee Hatcher. Rel. Fic HAT
  • The ten-year nap. Meg Wolitzer. Fic WOL, Large Type Fic WOL
  • Things I want my daughters to know. Elizabeth Noble. Fic NOB
  • Tilt: every family spins on its own axis. Elizabeth Burns. Fic BUR
  • What do you do all day? Amy Scheibe. Fic SCH

AUDIOBOOKS & MUSIC CDS

  • Lifesaving lessons: notes from an accidental mother. Linda Greenlaw. CD B Greenlaw
  • Music 4 mommies. Vol. 1 songs to make you laugh! Sue Fabisch. CD MA FABI MFM F-17
  • NPR driveway moments: radio stories that won’t let you go. Moms. CD 791.447 NPR

DVDS / VIDEOS

  • The Berenstain Bears. Happy Mother’s Day. DVD Children B
  • Freaky Friday. DVD Comedy F
  • George Washington’s mother. VIDEO Children G
  • Going to Grandma’s around the world. VIDEO Children
  • How to make an American quilt. DVD Drama H
  • Little women. DVD Drama L
  • Mars needs moms. DVD Comedy M
  • Small, beautifully moving parts. DVD Comedy S
  • Surviving motherhood: your guide to being a mom. DVD 649.1

ONLINE

PICTURE BOOKS

  • Abuelita, full of life = Abuelita, llena de vida. Amy Costales. Sp. Lang. Pic COS
  • All the mamas: a true love story for mothers and daughters of all ages. Carol Shough. Pic SHO
  • Antonio’s card = La tarjeta de Antonio. Rigoberto Gonzalez. Sp. Lang. Pic GON
  • At grandma’s. Rhonda Gowler Greene. Pic GRE
  • Before I was your mother. Kathryn Lasky. Pic LAS
  • The Berenstain Bears and the Mama’s Day surprise. Stan & Jan Berenstain. Pic BER
  • Big Mama. Tony Crunk. Pic CRU
  • A Christmas gift for Mama. Lauren Thompson. Pic THO
  • Como mama = Just like Mom. Isabel Muñoz. Sp. Lang. Pic MUN
  • Elmo’s Mommy. Naomi Kleinberg. Board Book KLE
  • The empanadas that abuela made = Las empanadas que hacia la abuela. Diane Gonzales Bertrand. Sp. Lang. Pic BER
  • Estrellita en la ciudad grande = Estrellita in the big city. Samuel Caraballo. Sp. Lang. Pic CAR
  • Floating on Mama’s song = Flotando en la cancion de mama. Laura Lacamara. Sp. Lang. Pic LAC
  • A gift for Abuelita: celebrating the Day of the Dead = Un regalo para Abuelita: en celebracion del Dia de los Muertos. Nancy Luenn. Sp. Lang. Pic LUE
  • Grandma and me at the flea = Los meros meros remateros. Juan Felipe Herrera. Sp. Lang. Pic HER
  • Grandma Fina and her wonderful umbrellas = La abuelita Fina y sus sombrillas maravillosas. Benjamin Alire Saenz. Sp. Lang. Pic SAE
  • Grandma’s chocolate = El chocolate de abuelita.  Mara Price. Sp. Lang. Pic PRI
  • The hat that wore Clara B. Melanie Turner-Denstaedt. Pic TUR
  • Heaven Sent. Melissa Israel. Pic ISR Parenting
  • Honk! Chris L. Demarest. Pic DEM
  • Hooray for Mother’s Day! Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. Pic SHA
  • I love Mommy. Lizi Boyd. Pic BOY
  • I say a little prayer for you. Burt Bacharach. Pic BAC
  • I’m just like my mom = Me parezco tanto a mi mama. Jorge Ramos. Sp. Lang. Pic RAM
  • In my momma’s kitchen. Jerdine Nolen. Pic NOL
  • In our mothers’ house. Patricia Polacco. Pic POL Parenting
  • Into my mother’s arms. Sharon Jennings. Pic JEN
  • It’s going to be perfect. Nancy Carlson. Pic CAR
  • John Denver’s Grandma’s feather bed. Pic DEN
  • Just like Mama. Beverly Lewis. Pic LEW
  • Ladybug girl and her mama. David Soman, Jacky Davis. Board Book SOM
  • Liliana’s grandmothers. Leyla Torres. Pic TOR
  • Little Mama forgets. Robin Cruise. Pic CRU
  • Love as strong as ginger. Lenore Look. Pic LOO
  • Love you forever. Robert Munsch. Pic MUN, Sp. Lang. Pic MUN
  • Ma Dear’s aprons. Patricia McKissack. Pic MACK
  • Mama and me. Arthur Dorros. Pic DOR
  • Mama, do you love me? Pic JOO, Board Book JOO, Sp. Lang. Pic JOO, DVD Children M, VIDEO Children
  • Mama loves. Rebecca Kai Dotlich. Pic DOT
  • Mama loves me from away. Pat Brisson Pic BRI
  • Mama says: a book of love for mothers and sons. Rob D. Walker. Pic WAL
  • Mama will be home soon. Nancy Minchella. Pic MIN
  • Mama’s day. Linda Ashman. Pic ASH
  • Mars needs moms! Berkeley Breathed. Pic BRE, DVD Comedy M
  • Me and my mom! Alison Ritchie. Board Book RIT
  • Momma’s magical purse. Paulette Bogan. Pic BOG
  • Mom and me. Miela Ford. Pic FOR
  • Mom pie. Lynne Jonell. Pic JON
  • The mommy book. Todd Parr. Pic PAR
  • Mommy, carry me please! Jane Cabrera. Pic CAB
  • Mommy, Mama, and me. Leslea Newman. Board Book NEW Parenting
  • Mommy, please don’t cry: tender words for broken hearts. Linda DeYmaz. Pic DEY Parenting
  • Moon sandwich mom. Jennifer Richard Jacobson. Pic JAC
  • Mother’s Day. Anne Rockwell. Pic ROC
  • The Mother’s Day mice. Eve Bunting. Pic BUN
  • The Mother’s Day sandwich. Jillian Wynot. Pic WYN
  • Mother’s Day surprise. Stephen Krensky. Pic KRE
  • My abuelita. Tony Johnston. Pic JOH
  • My grandma is coming to town. Anna Grossnickle Hines. Pic HIN
  • My grandma = Mi abuelita. Ginger Foglesong Guy. Pic GUY, Sp. Lang. Pic GUY
  • My hippie grandmother. Reeve Lindbergh. Pic LIN
  • My mom. Anthony Browne. Pic BRO
  • My mom is my show-and-tell. Dolores Johnson. Pic JOH
  • My mommy is magic. Carl Norac. Pic NOR
  • My two grandmothers. Effin Older. Pic OLD Hanukkah
  • Nana’s big surprise = Nana, que sorpresa! Amada Irma Perez. Sp. Lang. Pic PER
  • No time for Mother’s Day. Laurie Halse Anderson. Pic AND
  • Oma’s quilt. Paulette Bourgeois. Pic BOU, Sp. Lang. Pic BOU
  • Piglet and Mama. Margaret Wild. Pic WIL
  • A pillow for my mom. Charissa Sgouros. Pic SGO
  • Pilot mom. Kathleen Benner Duble. Pic DUB
  • A present for Mom. Vivian French. Pic FRE
  • Quiero a mi mama porque– = I love my mommy because–. Laurel Porter-Gaylord. Sp. Lang. Board Book POR
  • Quilt of dreams. Mindy Dwyer. Pic DWY
  • Red light, green light, mama and me. Cari Best. Pic BES
  • Seven brave women. Betsy Hearne. Pic HEA
  • Sometimes my mommy gets angry. Bebe Moore Campbell. Pic CAM
  • Spot loves his grandma. Eric Hill. Board Book HIL
  • Spot loves his mommy. Eric Hill. Board Book HIL
  • 31 uses for a mom. Harriet Ziefert. Pic ZIE
  • Tortillas and lullabies = Tortillas y cancioncitas.  Lynn Reiser. Sp. Lang. Pic REI
  • Walking with Maga. Maureen Boyd Biro. Pic BIR
  • Way out in the desert. T.J. Marsh. Pic MAR
  • What! cried Granny: an almost bedtime story. Kate Lum. Pic LUM
  • When Mama comes home tonight. Eileen Spinelli. Pic SPI, Sp. Lang. Board Book SPI
  • Where’s my mommy? Jo Brown. Pic BRO
  • You, me and the big blue sea. Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick. Pic FIT

EASY READERS

  • Are you my mother? P. D. Eastman. E EAS, Sp. Lang. E EAS, VIDEO Children
  • Hanging out with Mom. Sonia W. Black. E BLA
  • Mother’s Day mess. Karen Gray Ruelle. E RUE First Grade
  • Weekend with Grandmother. Wolfram Hanel. E HAN

CHILDREN’S FICTION

  • The Barefoot book of mother and son tales. Josephine Evetts-Secker. J 398.27 EVE
  • A gift for Mama. Esther Hautzig. J HAU
  • Granny Torrelli makes soup. Sharon Creech. J CRE, J AUDIO CD CRE
  • The great Mom swap. Betsy Haynes. J HAY
  • Kristy and the Mother’s Day surprise. Ann M. Martin. J MAR
  • Snowed in with Grandmother Silk. Carol Fenner. J FEN
  • Stink bomb mom. Martha Freeman. J FRE
  • Wake up, Emily, it’s Mother’s Day. Patricia Reilly Giff. J GIF

CHILDREN’S NONFICTION

  • Grandma elephant’s in charge. Martin Jenkins. E 599.67 JEN
  • Grandma Esther remembers: a Jewish-American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • Grandma Francisca remembers: a Hispanic-American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • Grandma Hekmatt remembers: an Arab-American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • Grandma Lai Goon remembers: a Chinese-American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • Grandma Lois remembers: an African-American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • Grandma Maxine remembers: a Native American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • Grandma Susan remembers: a British-American family story. Ann Morris. E 973.04 MOR
  • If my mom were a platypus: mammal babies and their mothers. Dia L. Michels. J 599 MIC
  • Mother’s Day crafts. Jean Eick. J 745.594 EIC
  • My grandma’s angels. Leah Beck. E 248.8 BEC
  • The rainbow hand: poems about mothers and children. Janet S. Wong. J 811 WON
  • A ride on mother’s back: a day of baby-carrying around the world. Emery Bernhard. J 392.13 BER
  • Something for Mother. Laura Alden. E 394.2 ALD
  • Stepping out with Grandma Mac. Nikki Grimes. J 811 GRI
  • Supermom. Mick Manning. E 591.56 MAN
  • When you were inside Mommy. Joanna Cole. E 612.6 COL

EL DÍA DE LA MADRE EN ESPAÑOL / MOTHER’S DAY IN SPANISH

  • Abuela. Arthur Dorros. Sp. Lang. Pic DOR
  • Eres tu mi mama? P.D. Eastman. Sp. Lang. E EAS, VIDEO Spanish Lang.
  • Esta noche cuando mama regrese a casa. Eileen Spinelli. Sp. Lang. Board Book SPI
  • Me quieres, mama? Barbara M. Joosse. J 460 JOO
  • Siempre te querre. Robert Munsch. Sp. Lang. Pic MUN
  • Te quiero: cuatro cuentos para compartir. Sp. Lang. Pic TEQ
  • Vamos a la granja de la abuela. Betsy Franco. Sp. Lang. E FRA
  • Cantos a la madre: en la poesía latinoamericana: antologia. Spanish Lang. 861.008 CAN
  • De mi madre lo aprendí: consejos prácticos para mi hija. Cristina Pérez. Spanish Lang. 158.2 PER
  • La jefa de la casa: tu guia esencial para manejar la casa y la familia de hoy. Claudia Caporal. Spanish Lang. 640 CAP
  • Mamá: hijas latinas celebran a sus madres. Maria Perez-Brown. Spanish Lang. 306.8743 PER
  • Sopa de pollo para el alma de la madre: nuevos relatos que conmueven el corazón y ponen fuego en el espíritu. Spanish Lang. 158.1 SOP

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