The Best Mother's Day Books

If your mum has been looking out for you all your life then Mother's Day is your chance to let her know how much you appreciate her. But, that doesn't mean thinking of Mother's Day gift ideas is easy. Don't worry though, we're here to help you out. If your mum is a book fan then you can treat her to one of our exciting new fiction titles, alternatively, if she is interested in crafts, cooking or history, we have some great non-fiction recommendations in our list of the best Mother's Day books...

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1. An Unsuitable Match

  • £6.99

Joanna Trollope

Joanna Trollope's latest novel is a moving and cheery family drama about finding love again. Rose and Tyler have both been married before but when they meet they realise it's never too late to find the right person. Everything seems to be falling into place until they have to tell their grown-up children about their relationship. Lacking support from their kids and trying desperately to hold their families together, can love really conquer all? This is a great read that will make your mum want to hug all her family members tight.


2. Classic

  • £10.99

Mary Berry

Mary Berry is back with 120 new recipes that any foodie won't be able to resist trying out in their own kitchen. Every recipe is simple and easy-to-follow with mouth-watering results. From tasty meal ideas such as French Onion Soup to popular desserts like Lemon Meringue Pie, all her recipes are, simply, "Classic".

3. Prosecco Made Me Do It

  • £3.99

Amy Zavatto

Treat your mum to this gorgeous giftbook so she can make any hour cocktail hour. Filled with 60 tasty Prosecco cocktail recipes, including a fruity Mimosa, summery Kiwi Cooler and Fizzy Watermelon Margarita, and each paired with a fun illustration, this book is a must for any mum who loves spending time at her home bar.


4. Yorkshire

Yorkshire - Hardback - 9780297609438 - Richard Morris
  • £5.99

Richard Morris

Whether she's a Yorkshire lady herself or just enjoys spending time out on the moors and beaches of the north, she'll love taking a look through this beautiful book. Featuring stunning photography, local stories, gorgeous poetry and historical and geographic marvels, if your mum loves Yorkshire as much as Richard Morris does then she needs this book on her shelf.

5. Davina's Kitchen Favourites

  • £6.99

Davina McCall

Davina McCall is known for her healthy lifestyle and her new cookbook can help any foodie get as fit as she is with loads of tasty and healthy recipes your mum can try at home. All the recipes are sugar-free and feature ingredients that are cheap and easy to find. Featuring dishes the whole family will love, among the tastiest of Davina's recipes are the Oat Pancakes with Apple Compote, American-Style Squash Chilli and Spiced Banana Bread. Treat your foodie mum to this tasty little book this Mother's Day.

6. The Century Girls

The Century Girls - Hardback - 9781471161322 - Tessa Dunlop
  • £3.99

Tessa Dunlop

If your mum loves history or has perhaps lived through many of the biggest moments from the last century herself then she may be interested in reading this truly fascinating book. The Century Girls brings together the life stories of 6 centenarians from across the United Kingdom. The women - Helena, Olive, Edna, Joyce, Ann and Phyllis - were alive when women were given the vote for the first time and have continued to observe first-hand some of the most significant historical events over the last 100 years. Each of the women's stories is told in their own words and each forms an eye-opening account of how life has changed for women in the UK.


7. Diane Chamberlain Collection - 3 Books

Diane Chamberlain Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781509897278 - Diane Chamberlain
  • £5.99
  • RRP £23.97
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  • Just £2.00 per book

Diane Chamberlain

This collection features 3 stand-alone novels all about love, family and various other hugely important themes. Pretending to Dance sees Molly attempt to keep a secret from her past hidden as her and her husband try to adopt a baby. Secret Lives tells the moving story of an actress called Eden trying to reconnect with her mother who died when Eden just a child. And, finally, Fire and Rain focuses on 3 different characters whose lives become unexpectedly intertwined after a stranger comes into town claiming he can make the rain fall. If your mum is a fan of women's fiction then you can really spoil her with not one but three engrossing novels. 

8. The Complete Guide to Essential Oils

  • £4.99

Gill Farrer-Halls

If your mum is into her beauty or natural remedies then you can help her discover the benefits of essential oils with this brilliant book on the subject. Find out how oils are used in aromatherapy and what effect certain oils can have when used in beauty treatments. Filled with advice and ideas for making the most of oils from roots, flowers, herbs, trees, spices and more, this book may just the perfect present for your mum.

9. Death of an Honest Man

  • £4.99

M.C. Beaton

The newest Hamish Macbeth book is a great gift for anyone that loves a good murder mystery. In this book, Hamish as to find the culprit of the murder of Paul English, a man whose honesty and bluntness has driven the locals mad for some time. But, with so many possible suspects, where will Hamish start? Let your mum curl up with a cosy crime mystery this spring with M.C. Beaton's latest offering.


10. Book Art

Book Art - Paperback - 9781782495697 - Clare Youngs
  • £3.99

Clare Youngs

If your mum is as crafty as they come then she might just enjoy this book demonstrating how to make an unusual type of craft. Book Art shows you how you can reuse old, unwanted books and transform them into something beautiful. Amongst Clare Youngs' fun and varied craft designs are Paper Dolls, Birdcage Cards and even Three Little Mice made of old book pages. So, if your mum is a fan of crafts or books or both then this fantastic craft book can help your mum decorate her home and put her old books to good use.


Now you have plenty of ideas for books that you can spoil your mum with this Mother's Day. But, if you still need Mother's Day gift inspiration then take a look through our website to find the perfect book or gift for your mum. With over 200,000 options, we're bound to have something to please her in our range.