Mother's Day is a special occasion to honour mothers in our lives. Book lovers can celebrate this day by gifting a book or reading together. Whether you're looking for a heartwarming memoir, an inspiring self-help book, or light-hearted fiction, there are plenty of books perfect for Mother's Day. So grab a book, and spend this Mother's Day celebrating the mothers in your life.
One classic book for Mother's Day is "The Glass Castle" by Jeannette Walls. This memoir tells the story of Jeannette's unconventional upbringing with her eccentric and often neglectful parents. The book is a powerful and moving story of resilience, determination, and the unbreakable bond between a mother and child.
Another worthy recommendation for Mother's Day is "Becoming" by Michelle Obama. This memoir is written by the former first lady of the United States. It offers an intimate and inspiring look at her life, from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing motherhood and work. The book is an excellent gift for mothers looking for inspiration and motivation.
For mothers looking for a self-help book, "The Power of Now" by Eckhart Tolle is the ideal pick. This book guides you to living in the present moment. It offers practical advice on overcoming negative thoughts, reducing stress and finding peace and happiness. The book is a worthwhile read for mothers who want to improve their mental and emotional well-being.
Lastly, "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng is an excellent pick for light-hearted fiction fans. This novel tells the story of two mothers, one white and one Asian, who become embroiled in a custody battle. The book is a worthwhile read for mothers looking for a thought-provoking and engaging story.
For Indian readers, there are plenty of books by Indian authors perfect for Mother's Day.
One popular choice is "The Mother I Never Knew" by Sudha Murty. This memoir is written by a well-known Indian author and philanthropist. It tells the story of her relationship with her mother, who passed away when she was two years old. The book is a moving and powerful story of love and loss and is a perfect read for mothers looking for inspiration and motivation.
Another highly recommended title for Indian readers is "The Inheritance of Loss" by Kiran Desai. This novel is set in India and tells the story of a young girl raised by her grandmother. It also shows how political events affect their lives. The book is an excellent read for mothers looking for a thought-provoking and engaging story. It also explores identity, tradition, and mother-child relationships.
"The Zoya Factor" by Anuja Chauhan is an excellent option for mothers looking for light-hearted fiction. The novel is a romantic comedy that tells the story of a young woman who becomes a lucky charm for the Indian cricket team. It is a fun and engaging read that is perfect for mothers who need a break from their daily routines.
"The Village by the Sea" by Anita Desai is an excellent pick for mothers looking for a children's book. The novel is set in a small village in India. It tells the story of a young girl who cares for her family and siblings after her mother falls ill. The book is a heartwarming story perfect for mothers who need a children's book to read with their kids.
Lastly, "The Hidden Daughter" by Shobhaa De is an ideal pick for mothers looking for fiction with a mix of mystery and suspense. The novel tells the story of a young woman who discovers a family secret and its consequences. The book is a worthwhile read for mothers looking for a thought-provoking and engaging story.
These are just a few recommendations for Indian readers looking for a book by an Indian author to read on Mother's Day. Whether you're looking for a memoir, fiction, or a children's book, there is a book out there that is just right for you. This is the book to gift your mother.