Does your mom already have all the wardrobe pieces she needs? A new pair of shoes just won’t work and a brand new dress doesn’t quite sound right as well. It’s mother’s day in just a few days and you might still be at a loss on what to get for her. Time to grab the foolproof gift idea that your stylish mom will totally love: books.
These items might be the solution for your mother’s day gifting troubles. Make her feel like a queen, send her to a high-fashion fiction adventure, or give her the motivation she needs. Here are five books that the most beautiful woman in your life deserves to have:
1. The Little Book of Feminist Saints
From Virginia Woolf to Michelle Obama—let your mom get the daily inspiration she needs in this book by Julie Pierpont. Illustrator Manjit Thapp fully captures each lady’s portraits while celebrating their achievements. Complete with “Matron Saint” titles and feast days, the book will be you and your mom’s ultimate feminist bible.
2. Tough Mothers: Amazing Stories of History’s Mightiest Matriarchs
From the author of “Rejected Princesses”, Jason Porath, “Tough Mothers” will leave you inspired with stories of the greatest real-life matriarchs of history. Learn more about “The Mother of Rock n’ Roll”, “The Mother of Holocaust Children”, and more in this illustrated books of iconic women’s accomplishments.
3. The Little Book of Skin Care: Korean Beauty Secrets for Healthy, Glowing Skin
Skincare knows no age. Let Soko Glam founder Charlotte Cho guide you and your mom to the basics and secrets of Korean skincare that has been taking the world by storm. Get step-by-step tutorials and more in this little book that will transform your skin to give it the healthy, glowing skin you’ve been looking for.
4. Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy
There’s still time to catch up on the books before it hits the big screen. Treat your mom to the original novels by Kevin Kwan full of wild twists and surprises. Enter the world of the rich and powerful in this trilogy crazy rich in secrets, outrageous drama, and wicked fun—”Crazy Rich Asians”, “China Rich Girlfriend”, and “Rich People Problems”.
5. Legendary Ladies: 50 Goddesses to Empower and Inspire You
The author of “Bad Girls Throughout History” is back and this time, Ann Shen brings us goddesses to inspire and empower your queen. Take each of Shen’s beautiful watercolor illustration and words, perfect to pay homage to the mighty woman within your mother.