French books for Mothers Day

Celebrate Mother’s Day this year with these lovely keepsakes that show the beautiful relationship between a mother or caregiver and child. 

The books listed below capture special moments between mother and child; whether it’s enjoying quiet moments at home, exploring the outdoors, or engaging in imaginative play. These charming stories can be shared not only on Mother’s Day but all year long.    

Je t’aimerai toujours by Robert Munsch

A classic tale of a mothers love for her son that starts with a song “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, as long as I’m living, My baby you’ll be”. A sentimental favourite that has been cherished for years. 

Pourquoi j’aime ma maman from the words of children

This charming books combines endearing things said by children about their mothers with beautiful illustrations of familiar animals. The charming words from children, all about mommies, is the perfect book to share with Mom! 

* Tip- have your child draw a picture and write out their favourite thing about “maman”!

Mon amour pour toujours by Caroline Jayne Church

With charming illustrations and poignant rhyming text, this story is a heartwarming reminder of the never ending love between parent and a child. A sweet message to share with little ones to let them know that whoever they become and wherever they go, they are loved and cherished.  

Moi, J’aime quand Maman by Arnaud Alméras

In this book, everyday moments shared by a mother and her child are beautifully described from the perspective of the child. They share moments of riding bikes together, watering the garden, cooking and being tucked in at bedtime. 

Cette Maman qui t’aime infiniment by Capucine Lewalle and Maud Legrand

The whimsical declaration of love from a mother to her child. This story has beautiful rhymes and illustrations and is sure to be loved by all. 

J’aime Maman! By Katia de Conti

Why do you love your mom? Is it for her bag full of treasures or because she loves your delicious sticky kisses? There are plenty of good reasons to love your mom and to love this book! This book includes touch and feel pages and fun illustrations. 

J’aime ma Maman by Elias Zapple

You have the best mom and in this book you will discover 10 reasons why your child has the best parent in the world. 

Mon Amour by Astrid Desbordes

A mother explains to her child why she loves him and will love him constantly and unconditionally. 

Celebrate the powerful love and relationship between a mother or caregiver and child with a good book! We hope you enjoyed this book list, and more so, we hope all mothers and caregivers have a wonderful day.
Bonne fête des mères!