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In case you forgot (although we know you haven’t), Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 8. It’s a great day to show extra appreciation for your mom. Some ideas include making her dinner, giving her flowers or other presents, or taking on her share of the household chores. What are your plans?

Above and below are some of the books in our children’s collection that showcase mother-child relationships. Click for availability!


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T. Rex and the Mother’s Day Hug
By Lois G. Grambling

T. Rex wants to do something special for his mother, but his ideas are a little ambitious….



Is Your Mama a Llama?

By Deborah Guarino

A young llama goes in search of his mother. Along the way, he learns what makes her different from his friends’ mothers.


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Henry and Mudge and the Funny Lunch

By Cynthia Rylant

Mudge looks forward to the Mother’s Day surprise that Henry and his father cook up for Henry’s mother.



How to Talk to Moms
By Alec Greven

Learn about some of the things moms like and dislike.