Here are 10 lovely books for Mother's Day, explaining to your kids what mothers day is all about - or maybe how not to go about it (Horrid Henry, I'm talking to YOU there....)
I Love Mum with The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a gorgeous little book with The Very Hungry Caterpillar helping you to find all the ways to tell your mum how much you care. The book has Eric Carle's bright and distinctive artwork of animal mums and babies - from giraffes and crocodiles to bears and penguins - with The Very Hungry Caterpillar making an appearance alongside each one.
With My Mummy is a touching celebration of the special relationship between mother and child. Warmly told in gentle rhyme - from playing in the park to cuddles at bedtime, being with Mummy makes every moment of every day special.
In this simple holiday story, What is Mother's Day? you can look under the flaps to see how Little Mouse (with some help from Daddy) prepares the perfect surprise for Mummy. This simple and sweetly illustrated story captures the special relationship between mother and child.
It's The Night Before Mother's Day, and Dad and the kids are determined to show Mum just how much they love her. They whip up a cake from scratch, and offer a special coupon for a day at the spa, right in their own kitchen!
Happy Mother's Day, Mami! Dora has decided to make a special cake for her mami, but first she must gather all the ingredients. Join Dora as she gets ready to make her mami's Mother's Day present, and find out what her friends make along the way! From Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com.
I Like Noisy Mom Likes Quiet Little Raccoon likes clomping and stomping. He likes noise and messes. But Mama Raccoon likes peace and quiet and sitting on the porch sketching the cat. Little Raccoon makes an effort to make Mother's Day a very special day. From Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com.
T. Rex and the Mother's Day Hug It's Mother's Day, and T. Rex wants to plan something really special. He wants to DO something, not just give something. He has the perfect gift idea that he knows Mama Rex is going to love. At least, he thinks she will. . . .
Create Your Own Mother's Day Sticker Cards gives you everything you need for a personalized card including 2 blank cards with decorative borders, 19 colourful sticker images of flowers, hearts, cake and more.
Clifford's Happy Mother's Day Mother's Day is coming, and Emily Elizabeth is gathering together surprises for her mother - candy, flowers, and a card she'll make herself. But Clifford accidentally knocks over the ink and tracks pawprints over the card and Emily's sweater!
The Mother's Day Present Mothers day is only one week away, and Ade and his friends really want to give their mums a special present for mother's day but they haven't saved enough money for their gifts. So, what do they do?
About the Author: Jacqui O'Brien is the Editor of eParenting.