Mother's Day

Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too?

By Eric Carle

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Presents the names of animal babies, parents, and groups.

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Don't Forget I Love You

By Miriam Moss

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After spending too much time playing with his favorite toy, Billy and his mother are very late for nursery school and his mother forgets some crucial things as she rushes to work.

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Fourth Grade is a Jinx

By Colleen O'Shaughnessy McKenna

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When fourth grader Collette sees her own mother take over the job of teaching her class, life becomes more embarrassing and chaotic than she can stand.

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Freaky Friday

By Mary Rodgers

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Annabel thinks her mom has the best life. If she were a grown-up, she could do whatever she wanted! Then one morning she wakes up to find she's turned into her mother . . . and she soon discovers it's not as easy as it looks!

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Happily After All

By Laura C. Stevenson

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When her father dies, ten-year-old Rebecca is sent to live with the mother she's been brought up to believe had abandoned her and, through a growing relationship with a troubled foster child, begins to accept her mother and some of the truths her father had always kept from her.

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I Love You, Little One

By Nancy Tafuri

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Mama animals tell their little ones all the ways they are loved, forever and always.

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Lots of Moms

By Shelley Rotner and Sheila M. Kelly

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Photographs and brief text depict a variety of mothers engaged in different activities, with emphasis on the similarities of mothers everywhere.

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Mama Loves

By Molly Goode

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Follows, in rhyming text and illustrations, the activities of a variety of animal mothers as they care for their babies.

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Mommy's Hands

By Kathryn Lasky and Jane Kamine

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Young children describe the various things their hands and their mothers' hands do when they are together throughout the different seasons of the year.

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Mommy's Office

By Barbara Shook Hazen

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Emily accompanies Mommy downtown to see where she works.

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