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Books that Celebrate Moms, Abuelas, Aunties, & Other Amazing Women

What says "I love you" to an amazing woman in your life? A book you've picked out just for them! We've curated a list of some of our favorite books by and about moms, abuelas, aunties, and other women who love and care for us. Titles are listed roughly from youngest to oldest intended audiences, although we recommend that young readers be allowed to read whatever interests them, even if they don't fall into the stated range for age or reading level.

My Two Moms and Me Cover Image
By Michael Joosten, Izak Zenou (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780525580126
Availability: Available to order
Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019

My Singing Nana Cover Image
By Pat Mora, Alyssa Bermudez (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781433830211
Availability: Available to order
Published: Magination Press - October 15th, 2019

Bedtime Bonnet Cover Image
By Nancy Redd, Nneka Myers (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984895240
Availability: Backordered
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

Just Like a Mama Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534461833
Availability: Available to order
Published: Denene Millner Books/Simon & Schuster Books f - January 14th, 2020

Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
Availability: Available to order
Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

I Can Write the World Cover Image
By Joshunda Sanders, Charly Palmer (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781644420010
Availability: Available to order
Published: Six Foot Press - July 8th, 2019

The Kissing Hand Cover Image
By Audrey Penn, Ruth Harper (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781933718002
Availability: Backordered
Published: Tanglewood - October 15th, 1993

The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family Cover Image
By Ibtihaj Muhammad, Hatem Aly (Illustrator), S. K. Ali (With)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316519007
Availability: Available to order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

Lailah's Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story Cover Image
By Reem Faruqi, Lea Lyon (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780884484318
Availability: Available to order
Published: Tilbury House Publishers - May 1st, 2015

Sulwe Cover Image
By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534425361
Availability: Available to order
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019

Pie in the Sky Cover Image
By Remy Lai, Remy Lai (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250314109
Availability: Available to order
Published: Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks - May 14th, 2019

Zora!: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780358097464
Availability: Available to order
Published: Clarion Books - December 17th, 2019

Biographic Kahlo Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781781453414
Availability: Available to order
Published: Ammonite Press - October 1st, 2018

Black Girl Magic: A Poem Cover Image
By Mahogany L. Browne, Jess X. Snow (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250173720
Availability: Available to order
Published: Roaring Brook Press - January 2nd, 2018

AOC: Fighter, Phenom, Changemaker Cover Image
$14.95
Unavailable
ISBN: 9781523510375
Published: Workman Publishing Company - November 26th, 2019

The Poet X Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062662811
Availability: Available to order
Published: Quill Tree Books - April 7th, 2020

Dear Martin Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781101939529
Availability: Available to order
Published: Ember - September 4th, 2018

She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman Cover Image
$16.79
ISBN: 9781982139599
Availability: Available to order
Published: 37 Ink - November 5th, 2019

My Sister: How One Sibling's Transition Changed Us Both Cover Image
$28.00
Unavailable
ISBN: 9781541762954
Published: Bold Type Books - March 24th, 2020

Just as I Am: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062931061
Availability: Available to order
Published: HarperCollins Publishers - January 26th, 2021

Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: Stories from the Harlem Renaissance Cover Image
$18.19
ISBN: 9780062915795
Availability: Available to order
Published: Amistad - January 14th, 2020

Motherhood So White: A Memoir of Race, Gender, and Parenting in America Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781492679011
Availability: Available to order
Published: Sourcebooks - September 20th, 2019

Becoming Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524763138
Availability: Available to order
Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593303740
Availability: Available to order
Published: Delacorte Press - March 2nd, 2021

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

The Truths We Hold: An American Journey Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525560739
Availability: Available to order
Published: Penguin Books - August 4th, 2020

Men to Avoid in Art and Life Cover Image
By Nicole Tersigni, Jen Kirkman (Foreword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781797202839
Availability: Available to order
Published: Chronicle Books - August 11th, 2020

Me & Mama Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534454217
Availability: Available to order
Published: Denene Millner Books/Simon & Schuster Books f - August 25th, 2020

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights Cover Image
By Mikki Kendall, A. D'Amico (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399581793
Availability: Available to order
Published: Ten Speed Press - November 5th, 2019