The relationship between mother and daughter is very special. Gabrielle Union and her daughter have a unique bond which prompted her to pen a new children’s book. Welcome to the Party, illustrated by Ashley Evans, is inspired by Union’s personal excitement leading up to Kaavia James’s birth. 

Gabrielle Union Book

Union posted a sweet video to her Instagram page. “My inspiration for writing this book is to acknowledge all the routes to motherhood and the creating and expanding of families.” She captioned her post. “Reminding everyone that no matter how you family, we welcome you, love you and celebrate you.”

The book is available for $18.99 and can be ordered directly from Harper Collins as a hardcover book, eBook or audiobook.

—Jennifer Swartvagher

Featured photo: Harper Collins


Celebrities Read Bedtime Stories to Comfort Kids Safe at Home

“Captain Underpants” Author Dav Pilkey Is Hosting Weekly Virtual Drawing Lesson

Julie Andrews Is Hosting a Storytelling Podcast for Children