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832 Results
A chair for my mother —Williams, Vera B.
Book
1982
11 available of 18 items

A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire.

Red velvet —Byrd, Sandra.
Book
2005
15 available of 15 items

While comforting her mother after chemotherapy treatments, fourteen-year-old Quinn reads her parent's teen-years diary and determines to help her mother accomplish some forgotten goals.

Katie's happy Mother's Day —Manushkin, Fran.
Book
2015
9 available of 10 items

When Katie's mother feels unwell on the day before Mother's Day, Katie wants to do everything she can think of to help her mother get well--but she forgot to get a present.

Before I was your mother —Lasky, Kathryn.
Book
2003
8 available of 8 items

A mother tells her own daughter what she was like and what she used to do when she was a little girl.

Dylan : a Clique novel —Harrison, Lisi.
Book
2008
15 available of 15 items

After Dylan gets dumped by two boys at the end of seventh grade, she goes with her mom to Hawaii. There she meets a tennis-obsessed boy, who she tries to get to notice her.

That was then-- : a novel —Carlson, Melody.
Book
2006
6 available of 6 items

Kim faces many changes her senior year in high school, including Nat's hasty wedding, childbirth, an ultimate decision about the baby, the first holidays without her mother, new problems for cousin Maya, and a significan...

Between the lines —Picoult, Jodi, 1966-
Book
2012
60 available of 67 items

Two Summers —Friedman, Aimee, author.
Book
2016
9 available of 9 items

Two possible futures face Summer: either she will spend the summer in Provence with her father, uncovering family secrets, and exploring the old world, or she will stay in upstate New York, coping with her mother, and dr...

Ellie's chance to dance —Moss, Alexandra.
Book
2005
1 available of 3 items

After moving from Chicago to Oxford, England, ten-year-old Ellie worries about making new friends at school and caring for her mother who has multiple sclerosis, while also preparing to audition for the resident dancers ...

Artichoke's heart —Supplee, Suzanne.
Book
2008
2 available of 2 items

When she is almost sixteen years old, Rosemary decides she is sick of being overweight, mocked at school and at Heavenly Hair--her mother's beauty salon--and feeling out of control, and as she slowly loses weight, she re...

The foretelling —Hoffman, Alice.
Book
2005
8 available of 8 items

Growing up the daughter of an Amazon queen who shuns her, Rain rebels against the ways of her tribe through her sister-like relationship with Io and her feelings for a boy from a tribe of wanderers.

My mother always tells me —Kinsman Sharla, 1977- author.
Book
2014
6 available of 6 items

A young girls learns the ins and outs of getting along with others, and the rewards of listening to her mother.

Tip-top tappin' Mom! —Krulik, Nancy E.
Book
2009
8 available of 8 items

When the magic wind switches Katie into her mother just before a tap dancing audition, Katie panics, ruining her mother's big chance to appear on television.

Hilda and the great parade —Davies, Stephen, 1976- author.
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

Meet Hilda--explorer, adventurer, avid sketchbook-keeper, and friend to every creature in the valley! Well, almost every creature. We rejoin our favorite blue-haired heroine to find her warding off the nightmarish Marra,...

Girl at the grave —Black, Teri Bailey, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 5 items

As a child, Valentine saw her mother murder the wealthiest man in their Connecticut town and then hang at the gallows. Neglected by her father, she's learned to fend for herself, living in a crumbling estate that feels h...

The white bicycle —Brenna, Beverley A, author.
Book
2012
16 available of 16 items

Freaky green eyes —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
2003
4 available of 4 items

Fifteen-year-old Frankie relates the events of the year leading up to her mother's mysterious disappearance and her own struggle to discover and accept the truth about her parents' relationship.

Lucky little things —Erlbaum, Janice, 1969- author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

Eighth-grader Emma Macintyre is mourning the loss of her mother's best friend and struggling to keep her own friend from drifting away when she receives a mysterious letter telling her to list ten lucky things she would ...

A dance for three —Plummer, Louise.
Book
2000
5 available of 5 items

When fifteen-year-old Hannah becomes pregnant and her rich, popular boyfriend claims he is not responsible, she is forced to face some hard facts about her life.

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