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Read Right Now! Mother's Day


05/12/2019

Is Your Mama a Llama?

Little llama asks each of his friends if their mamas are llamas. Each friend answers with a simple riddle about what kind of animal each mama is. One mama has a pocket for carrying babies. Can your child guess which animal mama has a pocket? It's a fun game to play all the way through to the last page turn. You might be surprised how much your child knows about animal characteristics. It is fun for kids to turn the page and know the guess was correct. You can listen to Is Your Mama a Llama? right now in this read aloud video. More books to download or check out and online activities follow about all kinds of wonderful mamas.

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25 Kids Books to Celebrate Amazing Mamas

From poignant to laugh-out-loud these picture book tributes to all kind of moms leave no doubt as to the true definition of unconditional love - mamas themselves. Perfect stories for Mother's Day and every day. #indyplkids

The Best Mother

Surrisi, Cynthia

A little girl interviews a variety of mothers before coming to the conclusion that her mother is indeed the very best one.

Mother Bruce

Higgins, Ryan T.

Grouchy Bruce's life is turned upside down when the eggs he plans to cook hatch instead, producing little geese who think he is their mother.

In Our Mothers' House

Polacco, Patricia

Three children who don't look like their mothers on the outside share about their different kind of family that celebrates holidays, goes to neighborhood parties, makes things together and loves on each other, which makes their family not very much different at all!