Reading lists

The best books to buy new mums

From beautiful children's classics which make the perfect baby shower gift, to pratical advice for new parents to see them through the sleepless early months.

Best books for new mums

Whether you're looking for a more thoughtful present than a pack of muslin squares, or you're a new parent in search of some practical advice, we have a selection of books to answer your needs. All that is left for you to do is make a cup of something caffeinated, handover baby and (somehow) find some time to read. 

Sign up to the Penguin Newsletter

For the latest books, recommendations, author interviews and more