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Letters of Note: Mothers Cover Image
By Shaun Usher (Compiled by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780143134725
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Published: Penguin Books - April 6th, 2021

A fascinating new volume of messages about motherhood, from the author of the bestselling Letters of Note collections. In Letters of Note: Mothers, Shaun Usher gathers together exceptional missives by and about mothers, celebrating the joy and grief, humour and frustration, wisdom and sacrifice the role brings to both parent and child.


Why Don't You Write My Eulogy Now So I Can Correct It?: A Mother's Suggestions Cover Image
By Roz Chast (Illustrator), Patricia Marx
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250301963
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Published: Celadon Books - April 2nd, 2019

The perfect Mother's Day gift: A collection of witty one-line advice New Yorker writer Patricia Marx heard from her mother, accompanied by full-color illustrations by New Yorker staff cartoonist Roz Chast.


You're Mom: A Little Book for Mothers (And the People Who Love Them) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250228109
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 7th, 2020

From international bestselling author Liz Climo comes You're Mom, a hilarious and relatable collection of original comics about motherhood

Moms: they are there for us through the good, the bad, the scary, the sticky, and everything in between. They also read us a lot of picture books along the way, and now there’s a picture book just for them.


The Little Book of Support for New Moms Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781682685327
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Published: Countryman Press - March 24th, 2020

A survival guide to the emotional and physical roller coaster of becoming a new mom


Are You My Mother? (Beginner Books(R)) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780394800189
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers -

This must-have classic about a baby bird in search of his mother is the perfect gift for Mother's Day!


Mommy (Leslie Patricelli board books) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536203813
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Published: Candlewick - March 2nd, 2021

Every day is Mother’s Day as the inimitable Baby sings Mommy’s praises in a board book full of humor and heart.

Now we dance. Wiggle, wiggle.
I can make my mommy giggle!


Bad Mommy Stay Mommy Cover Image
By Elisabeth Horan, Gary Denton (Cover Design by), Amy Alexander (Illustrator)
$12.09
ISBN: 9781999598631
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Published: Fly on the Wall Poetry - May 10th, 2019

"Bad Mommy / Stay Mommy" by Elisabeth Horan is a blazing myriad of thoughts from her severely depressed mind. Written from the depths of a twirling stifling postpartum haze, Elisabeth's poetry her transcend the macabre. This book of poetry is a visceral, it speaks for all that suffer from mental illness.


Love Poems for Married People Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525540007
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Based on his wildly popular New Yorker piece, Thurber Prize-winner John Kenney presents a hilarious collection of love poems for, well, married people.


Love Poems for People with Children Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780593085240
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 15th, 2019

In the spirit of his wildly popular New Yorker pieces and the New York Times bestseller Love Poems for Married People, Thurber-prize winner John Kenney presents a hilarious new collection of poetry for people with children.


Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101972410
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Published: Vintage - December 3rd, 2019

“Blackness is an art, not a science. It is a paradox: intangible and visceral; a situation and a story. It is the thread that connects these essays, but its significance as an experience emerges randomly, unpredictably. . . . Race is the story of my life, and therefore black is the body of this book.” 


The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250756121
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 2nd, 2021

"Tubbs' connection to these women is palpable on the page — as both a mother and a scholar of the impact Black motherhood has had on America. Through Tubbs' writing, Berdis, Alberta, and Louise's stories sing. Theirs is a history forgotten that begs to be told, and Tubbs tells it brilliantly."


Grace & Steel: Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the Women of the Bush Dynasty Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250248718
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Published: St. Martin's Press - March 2nd, 2021

From New York Times bestselling celebrity biographer J. Randy Taraborrelli comes Grace & Steel, the epic, hidden history of the exceptional women behind the greatest political dynasty of all time—the Bush family.


Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780399589065
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Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

A “beautiful and eye-opening” (Jacqueline Woodson), “hilarious and heart-rending” (Celeste Ng) graphic memoir about American identity, interracial families,  and the realities that divide us, from the acclaimed author of The Sleepwalker’s Guide to Dancing.


In Bibi's Kitchen: The Recipes and Stories of Grandmothers from the Eight African Countries that Touch the Indian Ocean [A Cookbook] Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984856739
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 13th, 2020

Grandmothers from eight eastern African countries welcome you into their kitchens to share flavorful recipes and stories of family, love, and tradition in this transporting cookbook-meets-travelogue.


200 Women: Who Will Change the Way You See the World (Coffee Table book, Inspiring Women's book, Social book, Graduation book) Cover Image
By Geoff Blackwell (Editor), Ruth Hobday (Editor), Kieran E. Scott (Photographs by), Sharon Gelman (Editor)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781452184654
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 1st, 2019

In this ambitious global project, two hundred women share inspiring stories of success and courage, love and pain, redemption, and generosity.


In the Company of Women: Inspiration and Advice from over 100 Makers, Artists, and Entrepreneurs Cover Image
By Grace Bonney (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781579659813
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Published: Artisan - September 15th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller

Named One of the Ten Best Books of the Year by Essence
 
Named a Best Holiday Gift Book by Real Simple, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Boston Globe, and more
 
Named a Best Gift for Coworkers by Heavy.com
 
Named a Bes


Women: The National Geographic Image Collection Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9781426220654
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Published: National Geographic - October 15th, 2019