Picture books

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

GeekMom’s International Women’s Day Reading List 2021

Happy International Women's Day! Here is a selection of books that are all great choices to read today, either alone…

March 8, 2021

6 Educational Picture Books to Enjoy Reading This March

I have spent the last few weeks reading some brilliant picture books covering topics from vehicles to dinosaurs, racism to…

March 2, 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

5 Picture Books that Celebrate Unity and Positivity

Six recent picture books that promote the same messages of unity and positivity we heard from the Capitol steps last…

January 28, 2021

7 Picture Books to Enjoy With Young Readers This December

Sophie and Rebecca have put together a list of seven picture books that will be ideal for reading together over…

December 6, 2020

Celebrate Healthcare Heroes with History Heroes and Julia Donaldson

Celebrate the hard work of our healthcare heroes this holiday season & encourage kids to do the same with History…

November 11, 2020

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in October 2020

In this month's Between the Bookends, Sophie, Scott, and Rebecca review eight books they read during the spookiest month of…

November 1, 2020

LyricPop Returns With Four New Picture Books Based on Classic Songs

LyricPop use the lyrics from classic songs and adapt them into picture book format and now the series is back…

October 6, 2020

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2020 – Babies to Grade School

This year's Halloween Reading Roundup is split into multiple parts; today will focus on books for babies, preschoolers, & grade…

October 1, 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

Mars Month: ‘Mars’ First Friends’ by Susanna Leonard Hill

'Mars' First Friends' is an adorable picture book that depicts an anthropomorphized Mars as sad, bored, lonely, and longing for…

July 3, 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

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

LyricPop: A Picture Book Series Based on Classic Pop Songs

LyricPop is a series of picture books with stories based on well-known pop songs and the first wave of four…

June 2, 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

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

5 Inspiring Books for International Women’s Day 2020

International Women's Day has arrived once again, and GeekMom is here to provide you with a reading list of books…

March 8, 2020

Between the Bookends: 5 Books We Read in February 2020

This month, Sophie and Rebecca share some of the books that have helped them settle into this brand new decade.

March 1, 2020