Stack Overflow

Stack Overflow: Civics for Kids

In honor of RBG, today's stack includes books that teach kids about equality, voting, and being a good citizen.

September 21, 2020

Stack Overflow: State of Mind

Today's Stack Overflow may be a bit scrambled, a reflection of the state of my mind this past week.

September 14, 2020

Stack Overflow: Blast from the Past

Today's column is a big stack of nostalgia: books (mostly comics) based on television series or movies, or even old…

September 7, 2020

Stack Overflow: ‘Unplugged Play’ by Bobbi Conner

The books offer hundreds of activities for every age.

August 24, 2020

Stack Overflow: 5 Comic Book Biographies

Comic books are a fascinating medium for biographies. Today's stack includes five biographies: four are about artists, and the last…

August 17, 2020

Stack Overflow: Getting Crafty

Need some crafts and activities for your kids? Here's a stack to get you started.

August 10, 2020

Stack Overflow: 10 Comic Books for Kids

If your kids are stuck at home this summer, these comics can take them on some adventures.

July 20, 2020

Stack Overflow: Black and White and Red All Over

What's black and white and red all over?

July 6, 2020

Stack Overflow: Movie Magic

Today's stack is books about movies: grab some popcorn and dim the lights, because the show's about to begin!

June 29, 2020

Stack Overflow: 10 Comic Books for Complicated Times

Today's Stack Overflow is maybe a bit of a jumble, but that probably reflects the state of my brain pretty…

June 22, 2020

Stack Overflow: Artist Biographies by Lucy Brownridge

As summer fast approaches there will be lots of time to learn about the masters.

May 25, 2020

Stack Overflow: Celebrating Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, a time to recognize the ways that Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans have…

May 4, 2020

Stack Overflow: Comics Grab Bag

Hello, book lovers: enjoy this stack of comics!

April 27, 2020

Stack Overflow: Happy Earth Day!

For the 50th Earth Day, here are some books about nature!

April 20, 2020

Stack Overflow: Comics Grab Bag

Today's stack: a grab bag of comic books!

March 30, 2020

Stack Overflow: More Books for Women’s History Month

I'm continuing the theme from last week: here are more books celebrating Women's History Month!

March 23, 2020

Stack Overflow: Celebrating Women’s History Month

March is Women's History Month here in the United States, so today's column is a collection of books about women!

March 16, 2020

Stack Overflow: Mysteries and Conspiracies

Today's column has kid spies and kid detectives, alligator spies, psychic agents, and giant fish creatures. Espionage, investigations, conspiracies, and…

March 9, 2020

Stack Overflow: Art and Craft Books!

There is an art book for every age here.

February 23, 2020

Stack Overflow: Black History Month

Today's stack is mostly picture books (plus a handful of others) that are great reading for Black History Month—from the…

February 17, 2020

Stack Overflow: Brave New Worlds

Today's stack takes a look at some fascinating visions of the world: what it could have been, what it could…

February 10, 2020

Stack Overflow: Play It Again, Sam

Today's stack: books in a series!

January 13, 2020

Stack Overflow: 2020 Reading Resolutions

The GeekDads and GeekMoms share our reading resolutions: what we're planning to read in 2020.

January 6, 2020

Stack Overflow: 2019 Year-End Reading Reflections

Now that the year is drawing to a close, we're taking a look back to see how we did with…

December 30, 2019

Stack Overflow: Picture Books

Today's column includes a few excellent picture books, and one coffee table book!

December 17, 2019

Stack Overflow: A Small Stack of Big Books

Today's column is all about gorgeous, oversized books. You probably don't need to get all of them (at least not…

December 9, 2019

Stack Overflow: 3 More Books to Do Art With Your Kids!

For this week's Stack Overflow: the advanced artist's edition.

December 2, 2019

Stack Overflow: Crushed by Comics

Today's entry is a big stack of comic books—some that I received for review, and some that I've purchased on…

November 25, 2019

Stack Overflow: 17 Thrills and Chills for Halloween

If you wait all year for October to roll around so you can break out the skulls and cobwebs and…

October 21, 2019

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