Welcome to Motherwell Books

Motherwell Books is an innovative online platform devoted entirely to parenting books and the people who read and write them. Parenting is hard, books make it easier. We will be featuring the latest releases, evergreen favorites, plus our very own recommendations—selected especially to help curious parents and parents-to-be navigate this life-altering journey!


Parenting Books Coming Soon/Just Released


Equips tweens and teens with the hands-on tools and know-how they need to make small but meaningful change.
The conflicts that arise for mothers who are confronted with the unexpected, burdensome, and even catastrophic dependencies of their adult children.
Talking the talk can be tricky, and every page of this super-useful book provides easy, accessible scripts and guidance on the right thing to say in all kinds of situations.

Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them. 

Lemony Snicket

What We Recommend


A responsible mother is not one who slowly dies for her children, but one who shows them how to fully live. 
MORE BOOKS ON RELATIONSHIPS

Simply identifying the issue of unequal labor on the home front isn’t enough: we need a solution.
MORE BOOKS ON WORK-LIFE BALANCE

The biggest question is not, Will my daughter walk or talk? but, How can I best love my girl, just as she is?
MORE BOOKS ON SPECIAL NEEDS

The potential negative impact of this new girlie-girl culture is undeniable.
MORE BOOKS ON GENDER

Overparenting has the potential to ruin a child’s confidence and undermine their education. MORE BOOKS ON EDUCATION

This is a book about facing impossible circumstances and desperately wishing you could turn back the clock.
MORE BOOKS ON GRIEF/LOSS

New Children’s Books We Love


The kids’ guide to the glorious but endangered world of glaciers.

The moose plays the cello. The deer, violin. And it’s ONE-two-three, ONE-two-three, time to begin! 

Every young reader will discover firsthand how to slay their fears and find their inner power.

Resources


The Conscious Kid: dedicated to equity and promoting healthy racial identity development in youth

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