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Mother's Day Recs

Mother's Day looks different for everyone. I tried to include a little bit of everything.

Are You My Mother? by Alison Bechdel

  • A companion to Fun Home, but this one deals with her relationship with her mother

Dancing at the Pity Party by Tyler Federicos

  • A graphic memoir about losing a parent

Good Talk by Mira Jacob

  • Jacob answer questions her son has about everything

Hey, Kiddo: How I Lost My Mother, Found My Father, and Dealt with Family Addiction by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

  • Krosoczka's childhood living with his grandparents while his mother lived with a substance use disorder

In Vitro by William Roy

  • One couples journey with in vitro fertilization

Kid Gloves: Nine Months of Careful Chaos by Lucy Knisley

  • Follow Lucy’s personal journey into motherhood

Nubia: real one by L. L. McKinney and Robyn Smith

  • I just loved her moms SO much

Squished by Megan Wagner Lloyd and Michelle Mee Nutter

  • A story of feeling squished by your SIX siblings

Waves by Chabbert Ingrid and Chabbert Ingrid

  • A memoir about a young woman and her wife's attempts to have a child

Witches of Brooklyn (series) by Sophie Escabasse

  • Effie lives with her magical aunts

Phillip’s Picks:

Spider-Woman (2015) Vol. 1 by Dennis Hopeless

Black Widow (2020) Vol. 1 by Kelly Thompson

Bad Mother by Christa Faust & Mike Deodato Jr.

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