Books

‘Pages and Co.’: A Magical Middle-Grade Series Blurring Books & Reality

'Pages and Co.' is an ongoing middle-grade book series following Tilly Pages who lives in a London bookshop with her…

December 8, 2021

Between the Bookends: 7 Books We Read in November 2021

It's the final Between the Bookends of 2021 and Sophie shares seven books that helped her transition from Spooky Season…

December 1, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Books, Music, and TV

See what the GeekMom and GeekDad writers recommend as gifts this year in the categories of books, music, and TV…

November 29, 2021

‘Awesome Asian Americans’: Diversifying Our Reading List With Immedium

If you are looking for a way to talk about race and what it is to be American, outside the…

November 20, 2021

Speak Up for the Freedom to Read!

All geeks, regardless of political persuasion, appreciate intellectual freedom, right? So speak up!

November 19, 2021

Peek Into the Private Lives of Writers (and Artists) From the Past

Learn about your favorite historical writers and artists in these collections of correspondence.

November 3, 2021

Between the Bookends: 7 Books We Read in October 2021

As Spooky Season wanes and the Holidays kick off in earnest Sophie, Nivi, Lisa, and Scott have been reading a…

November 1, 2021

‘An Illustrated Book of Loaded Language’: Don’t Let Sneaky Rhetoric Get the Best of You

A worthy successor to 'An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments,' this newest book by Ali Almossawi will help you parse…

November 1, 2021

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Adult

Our final Halloween roundup for 2021 is all about adult fiction, so read on for reviews of seven terrifying tales…

October 22, 2021

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Young Adult

Today’s Halloween roundup is all about YA, so check it out for reviews of six spooktacular stories for teens and…

October 15, 2021

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Middle Grade

Today’s roundup is all about middle grade, so keep reading to see 9 spooktacular stories for kids that will also…

October 8, 2021

Back to School: Two Teacher-Authored Books About Life in the Classroom

These two teacher-authored non-fiction books both claim to give an insider's perspective on life inside British schools.

October 7, 2021

‘Disney Villains: Devilishly Delicious Cookbook’ Is Devilishly Good

'The Disney Villains: Devilishly Delicious Cookbook' by Julie Tremaine is a fun addition to your kitchen recipe arsenal.

October 5, 2021

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Picture Books

Today's Halloween reading roundup is all about picture books, so keep reading to see 8 spooktacular stories for the littlest…

October 1, 2021

Audiobooks I Listened to While Going Through TMS Treatments for Mental Illness

GeekMom Dakster talks about all the books they listened to while undergoing TMS treatments for mental illness.

September 14, 2021

Make/Play/Watch/Read: My Fine Feathered Friends

Birdwatching is a great hobby to encourage at any time of year. Start with our Make/Play/Watch/Read and see where the…

September 10, 2021

‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ – The Offical Cookbook and Entertaining Guide

'The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Official Cookbook & Entertaining Guide' has over 50 recipes and four parties of "ghoulish delights."

September 9, 2021

Review: Fran Wilde’s ‘Clock Star Rose Spine’ Transported Me

Fran both wrecked and buoyed me through this, her first published collection of poetry.

September 7, 2021

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in August 2021

As summer draws to an end, Sophie, Scott, and Amy are excited to share eight of the books they have…

September 1, 2021

Adorn Your Home With Cross-Stitched Disney Villains

If you're really into Disney villains and cross-stitch, this craft book kit is the perfect joining of the two.

August 26, 2021