Mother's Day is just around the corner, and what better way to express love and gratitude for the mothers in our lives than with a carefully chosen book? Whether it's for your mother, grandmother, or a motherly figure who has played a significant role in your life, a book is a gift that can be cherished for years to come. Below are our recommendations of meaningful books that celebrate the joys and challenges of motherhood, offering inspiration, comfort, and wisdom to the mothers, grandmothers, and mothers-to-be who have shaped us into who we are today.
Gifts for Expecting Moms
Ordinary Blessings for Parents: Prayers, Poems, and Meditations for Family Life
Publication date: August 30, 2022
Pregnant While Black: Advancing Justice for Maternal Health in America
Publication date: April 11, 2023
Expecting Wonder: The Transformative Experience of Becoming a Mother
Publication date: August 4, 2020
Gifts for Mindful Moms
The Sandbox Revolution: Raising Kids for a Just World
Publication date: March 30, 2021
It Starts with You: How Imperfect Parents Can Find Calm and Connection with Their Kids
Publication date: February 15, 2022
The Mindful Grandparent: The Art of Loving Our Children's Children
Publication date: May 3, 2022
Gifts for Unique Seasons of Motherhood
Missed Conceptions: How We Make Sense of Infertility
Publication date: April 25, 2023
Stepmother: Redeeming a Disdained Vocation
Publication date: April 19, 2022
Love Makes Room: And Other Things I Learned When My Daughter Came Out
Publication date: May 11, 2021
To view all of our books and resources, visit broadleafbooks.com.
Searching for picture books that celebrate mothers and grandmothers? Click here to explore books from our sister imprint, Beaming Books.