LGBTQ

‘How It All Blew Up’ by Arvin Ahmadi, A Muslim LGBTQ Bildungsroman

'How It All Blew Up' by Arvin Ahmadi is a YA, LGBTQ, Own Voices story told from the perspectives of…

September 22, 2020

7 Picture Books from 2020 to Read with Your Family

Here are seven diverse picture books released during 2020 that are well worth reading aloud with your children at bedtime.

September 3, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘The Gravity of Us’ by Phil Stamper

'The Gravity of Us' is an LGBTQ YA novel set in the not-too-distant future when NASA is about to launch…

June 25, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Date Me, Bryson Keller’ by Kevin van Whye

Throughout June, GeekMom will be celebrating Pride Month. Today's book review is 'Date Me, Bryson Keller' by Kevin van Whye.

June 23, 2020

GeekMom’s Summer Camp Reading Roundup 2020

While reading will never match the real thing, we hope these stories set at summer camp will help ease some…

June 20, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Wayward Son’ by Rainbow Rowell

The sequel to 'Carry On,' 'Wayward Son' follows Baz, Penelope, and Simon nearly a year after the events of the…

June 19, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Who’s Your Real Mom?’ by Bernadette Green

This June, GeekMom is celebrating Pride Month. Today's book review is 'Who's Your Real Mom?' by Bernadette Green, illustrated by…

June 17, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Free to Be Me’ Journal by Dom&Ink

The 'Free to Be Me' journal is a fabulous, 192-page journal that is ideal for anyone who wants to explore…

June 15, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Free to Be Me’ Journal by Dom&Ink

The 'Free to Be Me' journal is a fabulous, 192-page journal that is ideal for anyone who wants to explore…

June 15, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Camp’ by L.C. Rosen

'Camp' is set at a summer camp exclusively for LGBTQ youth. Randy is returning for his fifth summer, but this…

June 12, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Blood Countess’ by Lana Popovic

'Blood Countess' by Lana Popovic is an LGBTQ YA book based on the story of Countess Elizabeth Bathory, combining historical…

June 8, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Only Mostly Devastated’ by Sophie Gonzales

'Only Mostly Devastated' by Sophie Gonzalez is an LGBTQ and bi-racial reimagining of 'Grease' told in present-day North Carolina.

June 5, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Queer Heroes’ by Arabelle Sicardi

'Queer Heroes' by Arabelle Sicardi is filled with short biographies of popular and historical figures who are or were believed…

June 3, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Read with Pride’ by Lucy Powrie

During June, GeekMom will be celebrating Pride Month. Today's book review is 'The Paper and Hearts Society: Read with Pride'…

June 1, 2020

The ‘Lumberjanes’ Novels Showcase Friendship to the Max!

This year I'm starting my middle-grade reading off with a series of 'Lumberjanes' novels based on the popular comic series.

February 14, 2020

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in October 2019

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie, Robin, Sarah, and Rebecca share the good and the bad of what they've…

November 1, 2019

Reading the Rainbow: The History of the LGBTQ+ Rights Movement

For Pride Month, I decided to read two books that look back over the history of the Stonewall Riots, Pride,…

June 17, 2019