Monday, April 27, 2009

Something to Read for Your Mom

On May 10, the world will celebrate and commemorate the best women in our lives – our mothers. Mother’s Day is one of the most important events that we should not all forget. This is celebrated every 2nd Sunday of May.

While it’s still three weeks away, it would be good if you could start thinking of something that you can give to your mom. It shouldn’t have to be expensive but make sure that they are especially handpicked by you. If your mom loves to read, then books are definitely the best pick. Here are some of the beautiful books about mothers or women that your mom they will surely inspire your mom.

1. Martha Burk: 50 Ways to Improve Women's Lives : The Essential Guide for Achieving Health, Equality, and Success for All (Call-to-Action)

2. Rachel Cusk: A Life's Work: On Becoming a Mother

3. Susan Chira: A Mother's Place: Taking the Debate About Working Mothers Beyond Guilt and Blame

4. Ann Leary: An Innocent, a Broad

5. Loretta Kaufman: And What Do You Do?: When Women Choose to Stay Home

6. Peter N. Stearns: Anxious Parents: A History of Modern Childrearing in America

7. Patricia Pearson: Area Woman Blows Gasket

8. Peggy Vincent: Baby Catcher

9. Carol Fishman Cohen: Back on the Career Track: A Guide for Stay-at-Home Moms Who Want to Return to Work

10. Kate Moses: Because I Said So: 33 Mothers Write About Children, Sex, Men, Aging, Faith, Race, and Themselves
11. Sylvia Ann Hewlett: Creating a Life: Professional Women and the Quest for Children

12. Ann Taylor Allen: Feminism and Motherhood in Western Europe, 1890-1970 : The Maternal Dilemma

13. Sandra Steingraber: Having Faith: An Ecologist's Journey to Motherhood

14. Cokie Roberts: Ladies of Liberty: The Women Who Shaped Our Nation

15. Karenna Gore Schiff: Lighting the Way : Nine Women Who Changed Modern America]