Here are some books to celebrate the unconditional love of mothers—all featuring adorable animals! Thank you, mums! (And grand mums and all the other beautiful mother figures in our lives.)
A must-read classic from one of my all-time favourite children’s writers.
Mrs. Mallard makes sure her eight ducklings arrive safely at their new home.
A variety of animals share why their mother is special.
A book to celebrate the immeasurable love of a parent, with gorgeous illustrations by Alison Jay (who illustrated Song of the Stars).
The joyful and bold illustrations you’ve come to love from Eric Carle in a book all about the love for a mom.
A tender tale of owl babies missing their mother—and celebrating when she returns.
A host of adorable animals find gifts for their mamas.
A special adventure under the sea between a mommy fish and her little one.
A beautiful book celebrating the many ways parents help new babies feel loved.
And as a bonus, a few of mine that celebrate the unconditional love of mothers and mother figures:
A beautiful story about the hope and anticipation of a new baby.
A heart-warming “instruction manual” for children on how to look after and love their grandparents.
Adjusting to life with a new baby can be hard. This hilarious story will help.
Hilarious guide to the behavior of babies by an expert older sibling.