Books

Stack Overflow: Fascinating Non Fiction (Mostly)

Also, a board book about a pear.

October 18, 2021

GeekMom: GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Young Adult

Once again, spooky season is upon us, and that means it’s time for the GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup. As with…

October 16, 2021

‘The Left-Handed Booksellers of London’ by Garth Nix

'The Left-Handed Booksellers of London' by Garth Nix is an immersive urban fantasy filled with folk legends, magic, and bookshops.

October 14, 2021

‘How to Survive a Human Attack’ is a Must Read for All Movie Monsters

'How to Survive a Human Attack' is written as a guidebook for all types of movie monsters with individual chapters…

October 13, 2021

GeekMom: GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Middle Grade

How is it October already?! Once again, spooky season is upon us, and that means it’s time for the GeekMom…

October 9, 2021

GeekMom: Back to School: Two Teacher-Authored Books About Life in the Classroom

September is back to school time here in the UK and for my family this year, that has included watching…

October 8, 2021

GeekMom: ‘Disney Villains: Devilishly Delicious Cookbook’ Is Devilishly Good

The Disney Villains: Devilishly Delicious Cookbook by Julie Tremaine is a fun addition to your kitchen recipe arsenal. With 128 pages…

October 6, 2021

GeekMom: ‘Disney Villains: Devilishly Delicious Cookbook’ Is Devilishly Good

The Disney Villains: Devilishly Delicious Cookbook by Julie Tremaine is a fun addition to your kitchen recipe arsenal. With 128 pages…

October 5, 2021

Stack Overflow: Reading Grab Bag

Today's stack: a mixed bag of fiction, travel books, and cool cars!

October 4, 2021

GeekMom: GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Picture Books

How is it October already?! Once again, Spooky Season is upon us, and that means it’s time for the GeekMom…

October 2, 2021

Review— ′School of Phantoms′- A Scary Modern Sequel

Kory Merritt invites us to visit Cowslip Grove one more time.

September 29, 2021

‘Kid: A History of the Future’ – A Book Review

'Kid: A History of the Future' is a captivating dystopia featuring VR, quantum entanglement, and the London Underground. What's not…

September 29, 2021

Review- ‘The Book of Amazing Trees’- Know to Love and Protect

A book full of information and illustrations.

September 22, 2021

‘Bewilderment’ by Richard Powers: A Book Review

'Bewilderment' by Richard Powers is an affecting story of science, environmentalism, and parenting. It's almost the perfect GeekParent novel.

September 21, 2021

‘Dare to Know’ by James Kennedy

'Dare to Know' by James Kennedy is a mind-bending trip into a world with death particles that can be read…

September 19, 2021

GeekMom: Audiobooks I Listened to While Going Through TMS Treatments for Mental Illness

While going through TMS treatments for anxiety, depression, and OCD, I was tasked with how to spend my time each…

September 15, 2021

Stack Overflow: Tales of Disaster

Today's stack is disastrous: these are all tales of catastrophe, some caused by people and some natural.

September 13, 2021

‘Adam-2’ by Alastair Chisholm: A Book Review

'Adam-2' by Alastair Chisholm. Is top-notch kids science-fiction. After the Robot Wars can man and machine life alongside one another?

September 13, 2021

GeekMom: Make/Play/Watch/Read: My Fine Feathered Friends

Unfortunately, the Make/Play/Watch/Read series has been a little sporadic of late. The Evil Genius Family, like millions of others, is…

September 11, 2021

GeekMom: ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ – The Offical Cookbook and Entertaining Guide

The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Official Cookbook & Entertaining Guide is one of my favorite cookbooks that I’ve checked out…

September 10, 2021

Challenge Your Kids (And Yourself) With ‘Drawing Workshop for Kids’

Process art has much to offer if you're up to it.

September 9, 2021

‘Earth Is Big’: A Book Review

'Earth Is Big' by Steve Tomacek takes readers around the globe and beyond, and examines the big, the small, and…

September 9, 2021

GeekMom: Review: Fran Wilde’s ‘Clock Star Rose Spine’ Transported Me

See our original publication announcement of this book from last month to read a poem from the book! Also, check…

September 8, 2021

Stack Overflow: Futurevision

Today's stack is all about the future: messages sent from the future, predictions about the future, and imagined possibilities for…

September 6, 2021

Review — ‘Gigantic’ by Ashley Stokes: Meet Kevin Stubbs, The Knower

Unsung Stories does it again, and never has cryptozoology been funnier.

September 3, 2021

Stack Overflow: Last Days of Summer

As summer draws to a close, here are a few activity books we've enjoyed, plus a couple of stories.

August 30, 2021

GeekMom: Adorn Your Home With Cross-Stitched Disney Villains

If you love cross-stitch and lean toward the dark side of Disney’s storylines, this pattern book and kit might be…

August 27, 2021

‘The Black Locomotive’ by Rian Hughes: A Book Review

'The Black Locomotive' by Rian Hughes is a multi-faceted sci-fi novel that marries modern subterranean London with the golden age…

August 26, 2021

GeekMom: GeekMom’s Own Fran Wilde Publishes First Collection of Poetry and Illustration

Fran Wilde started writing for us here at GeekMom back in 2013. Since then, she’s explored so many avenues of…

August 24, 2021

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