Mary My Mother. This book is also sold as part of the St. Joseph Picture Books 1st Grade (3) Book Set, by Fr. Lovasik. The set offers a savings over purchasing the individual books separately. This book is the story of the life of the Blessed Mother. It is meant to be read to your child. Imprimatur. Full page color illustrations on every page. 1978 Copyright. 5.5 x 7.5 inches. Soft cover. 32 pp.