Did you realize Mother’s Day is just around the corner? OK, so not JUST around–it’s May 14–but it’ll be here before you know it. Do you want to be the one standing in the supermarket looking for the least-dead bunch of carnations because you forgot to get your mom something nice? Of course you don’t! (Protip: nobody wants carnations.)

Wouldn’t Mom rather have a great book to read? We’ve selected a few choices that should satisfy moms of every stripe–and we’re putting it up now so you have plenty of time to order them.