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QBD Books Top Picks from our Mother’s Day Catalogue

Find the ultimate Mother’s Day present in QBD’s incredible ‘Mother’s Day Gift Guide’. 

This catalogue is packed with amazing titles from seat-gripping crime thrillers to uplifting and inspiring memoirs. It also features a range of beautiful Australian Geographic products, including gorgeous sun catchers, garden wind chimes, foldable picnic tables, and more! You are guaranteed to find a gift your mum will adore.

Keep reading to discover our team’s top picks from our new catalogue that your mum will cherish on her special day.


Funny Story by Emily Henry 

Set over one sizzling summer comes a shimmering, joyful new novel about the happily-ever-after that wasn’t and the exes determined to make the best of it from the #1 Sunday Times bestselling author of Happy Place and Book Lovers

The Familiar by Leigh Bardugo

When Luzia, a servant in the household of a Spanish nobleman reveals a talent for domestic magic, her social-climbing mistress demands she use her gifts to win over the royal court. But what begins as simple amusement turns dangerous, as the king seeks any edge in his ongoing war with England.

Shock Waves by Fleur McDonald 

Detectives Bob and Dave are keen to get back on the road, expecting the trip will be much the same as usual.

But the trip doesn’t play out that way.

Multiple bomb blasts in the small country town of Kallygarn send shock waves through the state of Western Australia, and Dave and Bob are once again drawn into the criminal underworld.


April Non-Fiction Book of the Month – The Simple Dinner Edit by Nicole Maguire 

Nicole Maguire is the cook behind the hugely successful home-cooking hub Simple Home Edit, where she shares her delicious, budget-friendly recipes and clever, simple systems that will streamline your weekly plan, shop and cook, saving you money and sanity.

Hope by Rosie Batty

After tragedy, how do we find hope? A memoir about what it takes to get through the very worst of times from Rosie Batty – a woman who has experienced tragedy, who had lost all hope, yet now is intent on finding it again.

Beautiful Chaos by Jessica Urlichs

Motherhood is messy and beautiful, and hard and humbling. We adore our children and sometimes we miss ourselves. Beautiful Chaos is a collection of raw, honest poems about motherhood – capturing everything from pregnancy to school age.


If your mum has been wanting to refresh her garden or add more sparkle to her living space, our Australian Geographic products are the ultimate gift for your loved ones this Mother’s Day.

We have gorgeous bird and butterfly wind bells or stunning cockatoo and gala sun catchers – you are guaranteed to find a present for your mum that she will adore!

Head to your local QBD Books or online now for your Mother’s Day gift shopping made easy. 

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