mothers and sons
If you like strong female characters with a sense of adventure such as the women featured in Amy Tan's stories, may we suggest...
Beautiful ruins: a novel by Jess Walter
This is an inspirational story about a mother's unconditional love for her child. Knowing Jesse by Marianne Leone is about a family's remarkable journey with their son Jesse, a child born with cerebral palsy. You may recognize the father's face on the book cover. It's Academy Award actor, Chris Cooper.