This Sunday is Mother's Day, and here on OOM we’re taking time to honor and celebrate mothers by reading some great books from Scholastic. Check out the list below and let us know what you’re doing to celebrate the mothers in your lives.
I Will Love You (Ages 3–5) by Alyssa Satin Capucilli, illustrated by Lisa Anchin:A magical tale of parental love that every parent will want to share with their little one! Capucilli's text is lyrical, touching, and makes for a great read-aloud, while illustrator Lisa Anchin brings this story to life through magical, detailed landscapes and precious mother/daughter moments.
Penguins Love Colors (Ages 3–5) by Sarah Aspinall: Mama loves brightly colored flowers and her little penguins too! Tulip, Tiger Lily, Dandelion, Bluebell, Violet, and Broccoli use red, orange, yellow, blue, purple, and green to color in their snowy world and paint a colorful surprise for Mama. Will she know who painted what? Of course she will! But will YOU know?
Hats Off to You! (Ages 4–8) by Karen Beaumont, illustrated by Leuyen Pham: Emily, Ashley, Kaitlyn, and Claire search for the perfect hats for their moms in this winning sequel to the bestselling Shoe-La-La! Put on your favorite hat and join in the rhyming fun as they unveil a very special mother-daughter surprise.