Books for Mother's Day

Shopping for Mom is not always easy. And as we are all stuck at home, even harder. Here are 10 titles for all different kinds of Moms that are well suited to our present moment.


This Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together By Jon Mooallem Cover Image

The true account of the 1964 earthquake in Anchorage, Alaska told through the story of a part-time radio reporter and working mother, Genie Chance. 

Saturday By Oge Mora (By (artist)) Cover Image
Saturday By Oge Mora (By (artist)) Cover Image
By Oge Mora (By (artist))

A mother and daughter make the best of a day that didn't go as planned. Perfect for families to share during this time.

House Lessons: Renovating a Life By Erica Bauermeister Cover Image

An inspiring book for mothers thinking of doing some home renovation from local novelist Erica Bauermeister. 

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How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy By Jenny Odell Cover Image

A book for this moment. We are all doing less right now. This book puts it all in perspective.

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse By Charlie Mackesy Cover Image

Providing inspiration for the entire family, this is a read aloud book for all ages.

Plenty of Hugs By Fran Manushkin, Kate Alizadeh (Illustrator) Cover Image

Two mommies spend a sunny day with their toddler in this cozy, rhyming picture book that is a loving celebration of family.

Grand: A Grandparent's Wisdom for a Happy Life By Charles Johnson Cover Image

Wisdom for Grandmothers from Seattle's own National Book Award Winner, Charles Johnson

Little Women (150th Anniversary Edition) By Louisa May Alcott, J. Courtney Sullivan (Foreword by), Shreya Gupta (Drawings by) Cover Image

You can never go wrong with a classic for Mom and this stylish 150th anniversary edition is one she'll treasure for a long time. 

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Sabrina & Corina: Stories By Kali Fajardo-Anstine Cover Image

Gorgeous emotional stories about family and friendship.

All Adults Here: A Novel By Emma Straub Cover Image

A warm poignant novel of family.