Kelly Knox

Kelly Knox is a freelance writer in Seattle, WA. She also writes for,, Geek & Sundry, and Nerdist.

3 Precocious Picture Books Perfect for Back to School

Pick up one (or all!) of these for the perfect book to read at bedtime on that last magical night…

July 31, 2019

Buzz Lightyear and Friends Finally Go to Infinity and Beyond on an Alaska Airlines Plane

Buzz, Woody, and Bo Peep are the latest pop culture characters to take flight on the side of an Alaska…

June 17, 2019

Swing Into the Bookstore For These Spectacular ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Kids Books

Pick these up for the little Spider-fans in your life, and we promise you'll get a smile out of them,…

May 28, 2019

Raina Telgemeier’s Newest Book Teaches Kids How to ‘Share Your Smile’

'Share Your Smile' is part journal, part how-to, and part behind the scenes of Raina's graphic novels.

April 26, 2019

Clark Kent Soars in This Exclusive First Look at ‘Superman of Smallville’

This all-new graphic novel from DC Zoom is a reimagined origin story of the Man of Steel, and we have…

April 4, 2019

Welcome Spring With a Smile With These 3 Hilarious Picture Books

These hilarious books are sure to put a spring in your kids' steps.

March 28, 2019

‘DC Super Hero Girls’ Debuts a New Series and a New Graphic Novel

The new DC Super Hero Girls is one of those rare shows that's going to appeal to the entire family.

March 14, 2019

‘Superman: Dawnbreaker’ Skillfully Puts a Timeless Character in a Timely Story

Author Matt de la Peña makes the familiar character a unique Clark Kent for today's readers.

March 5, 2019

Catch Up With the Marvelous Women of Marvel in ‘Powers of a Girl’

If you often find yourself going deep down the Wikipedia rabbit hole for your favorite super heroes, 'Powers of a…

February 5, 2019

DC Comics’ ‘Girl Power Brain Boosters’ Is a Retro Romp for All Ages

Packed with puzzles, word games, art and writing prompts, and much more, along with a gloriously retro comic book style…

January 16, 2019

Amazon’s Fire HD 8 Is the Tablet I Didn’t Know I Wanted

The Fire HD 8 is affordable, portable, and comes with all of a GeekMom's favorite apps.

November 30, 2018

Sorry, Kids, These Graphic Novels Are Mine (But You Can Borrow Them)

These three reads, which are all compelling and gorgeously illustrated in their own unique styles, are just for you.

October 9, 2018

3 Books to Stash In Your Kids’ Back-to-School Backpacks

Here are three picks that your kids will be thrilled to take back to school with them this September.

August 21, 2018

Force Push Summer Boredom Away With ‘Star Wars’ Science

'Star Wars' Science kits Jabba the Hutt Slime Lab and Jakku Scavenger Metal Detector are both perfect ways to spend a…

July 20, 2018

3 Patriotic Picture Books for ‘Hamilton’ Obsessed Kids

Turn your kids' passion for 'Hamilton' into a chance to learn something new about the United States, just in time…

June 24, 2018

3 Books to Add To Your Tween’s Summer Reading Pile

Here are three books to add to the pile if your young reader is in middle school and looking for…

May 24, 2018

Magical Girls: 3 New Middle Grade Books With Girl Power

These three recently released books star girls who are heroic, clever, authentic, and, yes, magical that almost anyone will enjoy…

April 12, 2018

My 3 Go-To Gifts for Kids and Classmates

Over the years, I've come to rely on three go-to gifts for birthdays and holidays that all kids will love…

February 13, 2018

Save What You Love (on the Fridge) With This DIY Rose Tico Magnet

Rose Tico is a vital part of a ship's crew, and she'll be just as handy as a magnet on…

February 6, 2018

3 Ways You and the Kids Can Get Ready For Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’

Check out these ideas for getting to know T'Challa before you see him on the big screen in his solo…

January 8, 2018