15 March 2017

Clangers: Where is Mother Clanger? | Ladybird

Mum and toddler can enjoy some quality time on Mother’s Day trying to find Mother Clanger together. Curious little ones will just love lifting up the flaps and exploring the magical blue planet as Tiny and Small go in search of their Mum. This vivid and colourful board book is guaranteed to make both Mummy and youngster smile as they journey through the antic-laden world of the Clangers together. 

Peppa Pig: My Mummy | Ladybird

Peppa Pig: My Mummy is the perfect dedication to magnificent mummies everywhere. Join Peppa and her little brother George as they recount all the wonderful things their Mum does, and the things that make her so special. Mummy Pig is tidy but she also loves to jump in muddy puddles, and sometimes she is serious but she always has time to play with Peppa and George.  This board book celebrates all the marvellous contradictions that make Mummy Pig Mummy! As Peppa says, ‘Mummy can do anything she puts her mind to’.

Alfie and Mum by Shirley Hughes | Puffin

Written and illustrated by Shirley Hughes, this beautiful picture book celebrates the tender moments shared between mother and child. With two individual stories, Alfie Upstream and Alfie’s Big Adventure, this storybook will provide many hours of meaningful quality time. The journeys shared by Alfie and his red-haired Mum will inspire both mum and child to have many memorable adventures of their own.

Spot Loves His Mum by Eric Hill | Puffin

What better way to say ‘I love mum’ than gifting mum with a classic this Mother’s Day. Lovable Spot the Dog adores spending time with his mother, be it playing hide-and-seek, grocery shopping, reading a book together, or even baking a delicious cake; they always have heaps of fun. This is a heart-warming and sweet storybook that celebrates the importance of spending quality time together.

I Want My Mum! by Tony Ross | Andersen

Little princesses (and princes!) sure do love their mums! This humorous picture book tells the story of a cantankerous Little Princess, who demands her Mum’s attention each time a disaster happens. But when she goes to play with the Little Duchess, she discovers that maybe she can cope on her own after all. Meanwhile, Mum finds out she’s missing her little one. The tenth instalment in the Little Princess series is a joyous and comforting reminder of the special bond between mother and child.

Peppa Pig: Mummy and Me Sticker Colouring Book | Ladybird

This activity book is a real treat for mums. It comes with a picture frame and stickers to create a one-of-a-kind keepsake. With lots of room to doodle and colour in, this is perfect for arty little ones who love to make and do. Mum will be touched by the effort put in to make this Peppa-themed Mother’s Day memento; bound to be cherished for many years to come. 

Mother Knows Best by Jill Murphy | Puffin

Long suffering mothers will definitely be able to identify with poor mother bear as she tries to answer inquisitive Little Bradley’s questions. The little bear constantly has a bothersome query on his mind – ‘Mu-um-um…Can I have a pet dinosaur?’ – and mums everywhere will know what it’s like trying to keep their patience with young curious minds. But, as Bradley will find out, mums do always know best! A delightfully illustrated story by children’s favourite, Jill Murphy; certain to make mum and little one chuckle this Mother’s Day.

My Mummy is Magic by Dawn Richards | Picture Corgi

In case anyone needed a reminder, mums are magical in all the little things that they do each and every day. Like the bestselling Daddy is My Hero, this enchanting story is a glowing tribute to the wonder of mum!  Delicately illustrated, this gentle book recounts the special things that mums do from morning cuddle to bedtime kiss. It’s the perfect gift to capture imaginations and hearts this Mother’s Day. 

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