Between the Bookends: October 2014

It's Halloween season and the GeekMoms have been reading some surreal and spooky books to prepare, as well as our usual varied choices. Check out this month's Bookends for Floridian sci-fi, WWII France, a C. S. ...

Enhance Your EV3 Robot Experience With <em>The Lego Mindstorms EV3 Discovery Book</em>

The Lego Mindstorms EV3 Discovery Book: A Programmer's Guide to Building and Programming Robots will help you get the most out of your robot.

Cowboys Vs…Dinosaurs?

In Kid Sheriff and The Terrible Toads, a band of outlaws are terrorizing an old-west town with cow-kissin', and chili insultin'. It's up to Kid Sheriff, and his knowledge of dinosaurs to save the day!

“You Have to F*cking Eat” Is Funny Because It’s True

Getting your kids to eat right is the perennial challenge of being a parent, and now it's been turned into a humorous not-for-kids children's book.

4 Magical Cozy Mystery Series to Snuggle Up With This Fall

These four cozy mystery series are the perfect quick reads for nights when you want to wrap your brain in warm fuzzies.

Between the Bookends: September 2014

Wondering what the GeekMoms have been reading this month? As the new school year begins, our choices include time travel romance, astronaut biographies, kings' messengers, Irish immigrants, killer cakes, and The Doctor.

The Finale of the <em>Hollows</em>: An Interview with Kim Harrison

Kim Harrison talks about the final book in the best-selling Hollows series, including why she included the epilogue.

Back to School Guide 2014

Welcome to this year's back to school guide. We've got backpacks, fitness trackers, cameras, laptops, and books. Oh my!

7 New Middle Grade and YA Books I Want to Read This Fall

These are the new fall releases at the top of school librarian and GeekMom Jackie's To Read pile.

Looking Back at London’s First Young Adult Literature Convention

Last weekend saw the UK’s very first Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC) take place as part of the London Film and Comic Con. Fifty YA authors spoke on a range of subjects from sex to fan fiction, graphic ...