Looking for some new picture books celebrating moms? 2020 and 2021 did not disappoint! From stories of gentle everyday home life to those of inspiring women, we’ve got you covered. Check out these five newer releases at your local library or bookstore! Think of them when choosing the perfect gift for mom!
5 Books to Celebrate Moms in 2021
Me and Mama by Cozbi A Cabrefa
This book melted my heart. A sweet story about the every day things that make time with mama special. It made me yearn for those sweet moments when my daughter was younger. Award winning art and storytelling- for good reason!
Standing On Her Shoulders by Monica Clark-Robinson
The title says it all! We all stand on the women before us. From trailblazing leaders to the moms, aunties, and grandmas who lift us up, this book is truly a celebration of women. Stunning and inspiring- a combo not to be missed!
Dreams for A Daughter by Carol Boston Weatherford
This gem has been described as a love letter from mother to daughter. It is -that sweet. The illustrations alone will fill your heart as a mom shares her wishes for her growing daughter. One of my favorite books to celebrate moms.
When I’m Bigger Mama Bear by Rachel Bright
For a bit of fun this newest installment of the Mama Bear series made me laugh. How many times have I said those words: when you are bigger? Celebrate the daily life as Baby bear tries to do everything Mama Bear does.
Home Base by Nikki Tate
In this graphic-novel style story, mom and daughter are both striving for new challenges -one on the field and another on the job front. From each other, they find encouragement to persevere despite those gender-stereotype obstacles.