On Mother s Lap

On Mother s Lap
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Author: Ann Herbert Scott
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0395629764
Release: 1992
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A small Eskimo boy discovers that Mother's lap is a very special place with room for everyone.

On Mother s Lap

On Mother s Lap
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Author: Ann Herbert Scott
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0395589207
Release: 1992
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A small Eskimo boy discovers that Mother's lap is a very special place with room for everyone.

Love You Forever

Love You Forever
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Author: Robert N. Munsch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0920668372
Release: 1986
Editor: Firefly Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

As her son grows up from little boy to adult man, a mother secretly rocks him each night as he sleeps.

Grandmother s Chair

Grandmother s Chair
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Author: Ann Herbert Scott
Pages: 32
ISBN: PSU:000016897915
Release: 1990
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Together Grandmother and Katie look through a family album and find all the little girls who have sat in Katie's black-and-gold chair.

We Have a Baby

We Have a Baby
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Author: Cathryn Falwell
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0395739705
Release: 1999-03
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The whole family can participate in loving and caring for the new baby.

I m a Big Brother

I m a Big Brother
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Author: Joanna Cole
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780062347121
Release: 2014-03-25
Editor: Harper Collins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

With an author's note about what big siblings need—extra guidance, reassurance, love—and sweet, engaging artwork, it's no wonder that nearly 4 million families have chosen I’m a Big Brother and its companion book, I’m a Big Sister, to prepare their young ones for their first big transition. "Someone new is at our house," begins this loving, reassuring celebration of brotherhood from trusted author Joanna Cole. Told through the eyes of a new older brother, this simple story lays out all the good things about being an older sibling, and just how exciting welcoming a new member to the family can be.

Bad Mother

Bad Mother
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Author: Ayelet Waldman
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780767932165
Release: 2009-05-05
Editor: Anchor

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In our mothers’ day there were good mothers, indifferent mothers, and occasionally, great mothers. Today we have only Bad Mothers: If you work, you’re neglectful; if you stay home, you’re smothering. If you discipline, you’re buying them a spot on the shrink’s couch; if you let them run wild, they will be into drugs by seventh grade. Is it any wonder so many women refer to themselves at one time or another as a “bad mother”? Writing with remarkable candor, and dispensing much hilarious and helpful advice along the way—Is breast best? What should you do when your daughter dresses up as a “ho” for Halloween?—Ayelet Waldman says it's time for women to get over it and get on with it in this wry, unflinchingly honest, and always insightful memoir on modern motherhood.

A Daughter May Outgrow Your Lap But She Will Never Outgrow Your Heart

A Daughter May Outgrow Your Lap But She Will Never Outgrow Your Heart
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Author: Ella Dawn Creations
Pages: 122
ISBN: 1074609697
Release: 2019-06-18
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Looking for a perfect gift for your teenager daughter? Look no further than this sweet journal with prompts to help the bond between the two of you grow! This beautiful and special book will provide hours of writing and contemplation for your daughter, helping her realize who she is while building the mother-daughter relationship. The unique and creative pages can help a girl build confidence, reflect on her feelings, write, draw, doodle and create a meaningful relationship with her mom. Some of the fun pages include: Travel plans Healthy living Goals page From Mom's kitchen page Weekly agenda and many more... This cute and engaging journal is the perfect tool for recording memories, setting personal goals, bucket list adventures, and exploring the relationship between a mom and her daughter. Grab yours today for your special girl!

Heaven is for Real

Heaven is for Real
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Author: Todd Burpo
Pages: 119
ISBN: 9781418550684
Release: 2011
Editor: Thomas Nelson Inc

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Why should we care about heaven? -- What is heaven like? -- When does a person go to heaven? -- Where is heaven? -- Who goes to heaven?

What Moms Can t Do

What Moms Can t Do
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Author: Douglas Wood
Pages: 24
ISBN: 1416901981
Release: 2005
Editor: Simon & Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Sometimes moms can't remember where they put the car keys.

My Mother s Sari

My Mother s Sari
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Author: Sandhya Rao
Pages: 20
ISBN: 8181464648
Release: 2020-10-22
Editor: Tulika Books

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Age range 3+ Mother's sari is sometimes a train, sometimes a river, or a swing, or a hiding place... Children have a way of seeing things differently! The spare text weaves and winds between a visual interplay of children, colours and textures, to create the mood-filled world of My Mother's Sari.

Mommy Hugs

Mommy Hugs
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Author: Karen Katz
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781416980445
Release: 2010-11-16
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Count from one to ten as Mommy and baby count their hugs throughout the day. From one nuzzle-wuzzle wake-up hug, to four "I'll always catch you!" sliding hugs, all the way to ten "I love you!" good-night hugs, this book captures some of the special moments mother and child share. In the style of Karen Katz's COUNTING KISSES, this is a simple, fun, bright book that mommies will love to read with their little ones.

When God Created Mothers

When God Created Mothers
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Author: Erma Bombeck
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9780740787775
Release: 2009-01-01
Editor: Andrews McMeel Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Erma Bombeck remains one of America's favorite humorists. When God Created Mothers republishes one of her most popular Mother's Day columns as an illustrated keepsake book that offers a touching description of all the characteristics a mother must possess. When it first appeared in Erma Bombeck's Mother's Day column in 1974, When God Created Mothers was an instant success, clipped from newspapers, tucked into purses, and tacked onto refrigerators all over America. Now in this beautiful keepsake edition, Bombeck's moving words are paired with original art that bring to life the warm portrait of motherhood contained within. An angel marvels at the detail and overtime that the good Lord is putting into his creation of mothers. Despite the six pairs of hands and the three pairs of eyes that every mother needs, the angel thinks she has discovered a flaw: "There's a leak," she pronounced. "I told you that you were trying to put too much into this model." "It's not a leak," said the Lord. "It's a tear." "What's it for?" "It's for joy, sadness, disappointment, pain, loneliness and pride." "You are a genius," said the angel. The Lord looked somber, "I didn't put it there." Every mother will treasure this moving tribute, penned by America's most beloved expert on motherhood.

Katy No Pocket

Katy No Pocket
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Author: Emmy Payne
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780547562469
Release: 1973-12-01
Editor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Katy's distress at being a kangaroo with no pouch is quickly remedied by a kindly construction worker.

The Fifth Child

The Fifth Child
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Author: Doris Lessing
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9780307777645
Release: 2010-11-17
Editor: Vintage

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Doris Lessing's contemporary gothic horror story—centered on the birth of a baby who seems less than human—probes society's unwillingness to recognize its own brutality.Harriet and David Lovatt, parents of four children, have created an idyll of domestic bliss in defiance of the social trends of late 1960s England. While around them crime and unrest surge, the Lovatts are certain that their old-fashioned contentment can protect them from the world outside—until the birth of their fifth baby. Gruesomely goblin-like in appearance, insatiably hungry, abnormally strong and violent, Ben has nothing innocent or infant-like about him. As he grows older and more terrifying, Harriet finds she cannot love him, David cannot bring himself to touch him, and their four older children are afraid of him. Understanding that he will never be accepted anywhere, Harriet and David are torn between their instincts as parents and their shocked reaction to this fierce and unlovable child whose existence shatters their belief in a benign world.

Risen Motherhood

Risen Motherhood
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Author: Emily Jensen,Laura Wifler
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780736976220
Release: 2019-09-03
Editor: Harvest House Publishers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BESTSELLER Motherhood is hard. In a world of five-step lists and silver-bullet solutions to become perfect parents, mothers are burdened with mixed messages about who they are and what choices they should make. If you feel pulled between high-fives and hard words, with culture’s solutions only raising more questions, you’re not alone. But there is hope. You might think that Scripture doesn’t have much to say about the food you make for breakfast, how you view your postpartum body, or what school choice you make for your children, but a deeper look reveals that the Bible provides the framework for finding answers to your specific questions about modern motherhood. Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler help you understand and apply the gospel to common issues moms face so you can connect your Sunday morning faith to the Monday morning tantrum. Discover how closely the gospel connects with today’s motherhood. Join Emily and Laura as they walk through the redemptive story and reveal how the gospel applies to your everyday life, bringing hope, freedom, and joy in every area of motherhood.

Mama s Belly

Mama s Belly
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Author: Kate Hosford
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781683352860
Release: 2018-04-17
Editor: Abrams

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

As a curious little girl awaits the arrival of her baby sister, she asks Mama many questions: “Will she have freckles?” “Will I have to share my blanket?” She helps Mama and Dad prepare to meet her little sister, singing her songs and knitting her a new blanket. But the most important part of getting ready is taking care of Mama. When Mama can’t see her toes, she counts to make sure there’s still ten. When Mama’s tired, she draws her a picture and gives her hugs. An honest and gentle exploration of the excitement and anxiety kids feel when welcoming a new family member, Mama’s Belly is ultimately a celebration of motherly (and daughterly) love and a soothing story for older siblings that even with the spotlight on a new baby, there is always enough love for everyone.

Motherhood

Motherhood
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Author: Sheila Heti
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780345810564
Release: 2018-05-01
Editor: Knopf Canada

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A daring, funny, and poignant novel about the desire and duty to procreate, by one of our most brilliant and original writers. Motherhood treats one of the most consequential decisions of early adulthood--whether or not to have children--with the intelligence, wit and originality that have won Sheila Heti international acclaim, and which led her previous work, How Should a Person Be?, to be called "one of the most talked-about books of the year" (TIME magazine). Having reached an age when most of her peers are asking themselves when they will become mothers, Heti's narrator considers, with the same urgency, whether she will do so at all. Over the course of several years, under the influence of her partner, body, family, friends, mysticism and chance, she struggles to make a moral and meaningful choice. In a compellingly direct mode that straddles the forms of the novel and the essay, Motherhood raises radical and essential questions about womanhood, parenthood, and how--and for whom--to live.

Can I Sit on Your Lap While You re Pooping

Can I Sit on Your Lap While You re Pooping
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Author: Matthew Carroll
Pages: 144
ISBN: 9781613129333
Release: 2016-03-08
Editor: Abrams

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

As a single dad, Matthew Carroll didn’t always have someone to share in his frequent laughter and incredulity at the various things his daughter, Morgan, said. Hoping to docu­ment some of her best commentary, Carroll took to recording her choicest quotes on his iPhone when she was between the ages of three and five. He then compiled them chronologically in a small homemade volume for friends and family who, compelled by the hilarious and touching content, encouraged him to share it with a larger audience. Can I Sit on Your Lap While You’re Pooping? is the record of the hilarious, crazy, and touching pronouncements of a little girl, but it’s also the irresistible documentation of the love between a parent and child.

Mother

Mother
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Author: Maya Angelou
Pages: 26
ISBN: 9781400066018
Release: 2006
Editor: Random House Incorporated

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Presents a poem celebrating the wisdom and enduring love of mothers.