“Mommy, Mama, and Me”, by Leslea Newman. Plus miscellaneous thoughts on being the “other mother”

So now that we’ve got the first post out of the way, on to the first review!

A book that has a very special place in our family is Mommy, Mama and Me, by Leslea Newman, illustrations by Carol Thompson.  Originally published 2009, I think by Tricycle Press?  So is now probably a Random Penguin book.  (I know, I know, Penguin Random.  But who names themselves Penguin Random when they could be Random Penguin?  C’mon, people.) Continue reading