Top 10 Books To Buy Mum for Mother’s Day From Dymocks Hyde Park

Every day should be a celebration of Mum, however Mother’s Day is the landmark day of the year where we truly gives thanks to the strong, powerful, loving mammas who have stepped on our Lego, cleaned up our spew, encouraged us and raised us to be who we are today!

Sometimes it can be difficult to decide how to reward such a feat so here are some fabulous book suggestions for Mum. let her sit back, relax and enjoy some reading from Dymocks Hyde Park Mum favourites.

THE MISTER by E L James

London, 2019. Life has been easy for Maxim Trevelyan. With his good looks, aristocratic connections, and money, he’s never had to work and he’s rarely slept alone. But all that changes when tragedy strikes and Maxim inherits his family’s noble title, wealth, and estates, and all the responsibility that entails. It’s a role he’s not prepared for and one that he struggles to face.

 

THE MOMENT OF LIFT by Melinda Gates

For the last twenty years, Melinda Gates has been on a mission. Her goal, as co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has been to find solutions for people with the most urgent needs, wherever they live. Throughout this journey, one thing has become increasingly clear to her: If you want to lift a society up, invest in women. In this candid and inspiring book, Gates traces her awakening to the link between women’s empowerment and the health of societies.

 

QUEENIE by Candice Carty-Williams

Bridget Jones’s Diary meets Americanah in this disarmingly honest, boldly political, and truly inclusive novel that will speak to anyone who has gone looking for love and found something very different in its place.

 

THE TIGER CATCHER by Paullina Simons

Can true love ever die? The first novel in a beautiful, heartbreaking new trilogy from Paullina Simons, the international bestselling author of Tully and The Bronze Horseman. Julian lives a charmed life in Los Angeles. Surrounded by friends, he is young, handsome, and runs a successful business. Everything changes after he has a fateful encounter with a mysterious young woman named Josephine.

 

THE SPARKLE PAGES by Meg Bignell

‘Is marriage just a series of texts about where the children are and whether we need milk until one of you dies?’

Susannah Parks – wife, mother, cleaner of surfaces and runner of household – is a viola virtuoso. Except she hasn’t picked up a viola for over a decade. She has, however, picked up a lot of Lego, socks, wet towels and other exhibits of mundanity. She has also picked up on the possibility that her husband has lost interest in her. (And frankly, she’s not very interested in Susannah Parks either.) But this year, she has resolved to be very interesting. Also thoughtful, useful, cheerful, relevant, self-sufficient, stylish, alluring and intelligent.

 

THE SEVEN OR EIGHT DEATHS OF STELLA FORTUNA by Juliet Grames

When I tell you Stella Fortuna was a special girl, I hope you aren’t thinking small-town special. Other people would underestimate Stella Fortuna during her long life, and not one of them didn’t end up regretting it. Hundred-year-old Stella Fortuna sits alone in her house in Wethersfield, Connecticut, crocheting blankets and angrily ignoring her sister, Tina, who lives across the street. Born into abject poverty in an Italian village, Stella Fortuna’s name might mean Lucky Star, but for the last century, her life has been defined by all the times she might have died.

 

RESTORE REFRESH RELAX by DK Australia

Embrace holistic health and optimise your wellbeing with natural remedies for the mind, body and home.

Restore Refresh Relax is like no other resource in your journey towards self-care. Through mindfulness, gentle yoga practice, nourishing foods, homemade skincare products and other healthful ideas, this book explores the building blocks for optimising lifelong wellbeing using natural remedies. Featuring more than a hundred natural projects, follow step-by-step instructions in six key areas: practical mindfulness, gentle yoga, nourishing recipes, essential oils, natural skin care and rejuvenating body care.

 

MUM FOR SALE by Zanni Louise

Errols mum wont get off the phone. So there is only one thing for Errol to do… Find out what happens when cheeky Errol puts his mum up for sale!

 

OTTOLENGHI SIMPLE by Yotam Ottolenghi

Yotam Ottolenghi’s award-winning recipes are always a celebration- an unforgettable combination of abundance, taste and surprise. Ottolenghi SIMPLE is no different, with 140 brand-new dishes that contain all the inventive elements and flavour combinations that Ottolenghi is loved for, but with minimal hassle for maximum joy.

 

THE BEAUTY CHEF by Carla Oates

In The Beauty Chef Carla Oates, founder of the natural beauty company of the same name, combines the joy of cooking with the science of nutrition, to create more than 150 recipes that offer you radiant skin and robust health.

 

 

So head in and browse away…

 

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