Picture books

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

Between the Bookends: 9 Books We Read in November 2019

In this final Between the Bookends of 2019, we hope you find something to gift to a loved one or…

December 1, 2019

The GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2019

Our Halloween reading roundup has a spooky story for every age group from preschoolers to adults; there's sure to be…

October 15, 2019

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

Apollo 50th: ‘Field Trip to the Moon:’ A Childhood Lunar Journey

'Field Trip to the Moon' is an inclusive, imaginary tale where a student explorer introduces color to moon aliens in…

June 26, 2019

Mercy Watson Gets Her Own Origin Story in ‘A Piglet Named Mercy’

A review of 'A Piglet Named Mercy' from Kate DiCamillo, illustrated by Chris Van Dusen.

April 3, 2019

5 Fascinating Illustrated Children’s Books From Quarto

I want to share five Quarto titles that I have recently read and that I hope you and your family…

December 5, 2018