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Books to Read With Mom This Mother’s Day

These books will offer you and your mother a nice distraction from chaotic times, sparking compelling conversation and comforting reprieve.

Books Both You and Your Mom Will Enjoy

In honor of Mother’s Day, here’s a wrap-up of books I think both my mom and I would enjoy. Like ...

5 Not-So-Perfect Literary Moms Who Deserve to be Celebrated Anyway

Here is a list of not-so-perfect literary moms who shatter the trope of "ideal supermom" and deserve all the badges of honor in the world. 

The Bookish Moms Behind Book Riot

First and foremost, thanks to all the bookish moms out there! The ones who let us read under the blankets ...

8 Books to Read for Mother’s Day

Looking for books on motherhood that reflect diverse experiences and don't shy from the messy, complicated side of parenting? Check out these excellent reads recommended by a mother for mothers.

Top 5 Bookish Mother’s Day Gifts For The Book-Loving Mom

If your mom is like mine—or like me—they love diving into a good book and enjoy being surrounded by all things literary. Here are the my top five bookish Mother’s Day gift options that every book-loving mom will enjoy!

Literary Bad Moms Who Ease My Own Mom Guilt

Moms who can help ease your own mom guilt.

Our Favorite Literary Mothers

Because sometimes a literary mom is one you wish were your own, too.

My Mother-Daughter Book Club Fail

One reader on trying (and failing) to read books with her mother.

How My Mother Made Me a Classics Nerd

One reader talks about how her mother taught her to fall in love with the classics.

An Ode to Bookish Moms

One reader reflects upon the influence of mothers on the reading lives of their children.

Motherhood and More: A Reading List for Mother’s Day

Memoirs by mothers about parenting, work, art, and all other aspects of their lives.

Mother’s Day Comic Recommendations

Mother’s Day is almost upon us, and if you have a mom/mother figure that you’re shopping for, Panels is here ...

Mother’s Day Gift Books That Don’t Suck

Let’s be real. Your mom doesn’t need another pocket-sized book with photos of baby animals accompanied by inspirational quotes. Or ...

Bookends for Mother’s Day Gifts

If mom is a reader, maybe getting her something besides good ol’ lotion and bubble bath this year might be ...