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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

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in July 2021

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie explores a wide range of non-fiction and picks up some interesting fiction too.

August 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 3 Books We Read in June 2021

We hope you will find something interesting within the three books featured in this month's Between the Bookends.

July 1, 2021

Pride Month 2021: ‘Bi the Way: The Bisexual Guide to Life’ – Lois Shearing

'Bi the Way: The Bisexual Guide to Life' by Lois Shearing is a non-fiction book that explores bisexuality in detail.

June 15, 2021

Between the Bookends: 9 Books We Read in April 2021

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie and Lisa review nine books covering a mixture of picture books, middle grade,…

May 1, 2021

The GeekMom Earth Day Reading List 2021: 12 Books for All Ages

A reading list of 12 books that are all ideal choices for Earth Day and any day - because when…

April 22, 2021

Between the Bookends: 4 Books We Read in March 2021

In this month’s between the bookends, Sophie and Rebecca share four books they read in the month of March.

April 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in January 2021

Despite everything that has gone on in this eventful month, Sophie, Rebecca, and Robin have been reading plenty of books…

February 1, 2021

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in November 2020

Can you believe it's time for the final Between the Bookends of 2020? We're here to share what we're reading…

December 1, 2020

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2020 – YA and Adult Part Two

In this final Halloween Reading Roundup installment for 2020, I have five more YA and adult books to share. Happy…

October 22, 2020

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in August 2020

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie and Rebecca share five middle-grade and YA books they have enjoyed recently.

September 1, 2020

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in July 2020

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie, Sarah, and Anika share eight books they have been reading this summer.

August 1, 2020

Mars Month: ‘The Sirens of Mars’ by Sarah Stewart Johnson

'The Sirens of Mars' is a part memoir, part historical narrative of the exploration of one of our nearest planetary…

July 6, 2020

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in June 2020

July's Between the Bookends column here at GeekMom includes seven books that have been read by Sophie, Lisa, Patricia, and…

July 1, 2020

Between the Bookends: 6 Books We Read in May 2020

As our "new normal" continues on, Sophie, Corinna, and Sarah share six books they have been reading during May.

June 1, 2020

Between the Bookends: 5 Books We Read in April 2020

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie looks at five books including a behind-the-scenes look at 'The Rise of Skywalker.'

May 1, 2020

8 How-to-Draw Books to Improve Your Drawing Skills

I gathered up some how-to-draw books and had a go at using them. While aimed at kids, they are great…

April 25, 2020

Six Earth Day Picture Books that Celebrate Our Planet (+ Giveaway)

To help celebrate Earth Day, you could win six Earth Day picture books from Quarto and Wide Eyed Editions to…

April 22, 2020

Tackle Your TBR Pile and Join the #StayHomeReadingRush

The #StayHomeReadingRush is a small, chilled out read-a-thon event that's being run for four days starting tomorrow.

April 15, 2020

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in March 2020

What a few weeks it's been since our last Between the Bookends. GeekMom hopes we can offer you some support…

April 1, 2020