Books

Review: ‘Everything I Need To Know I Learned From Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood’

Everything I Need To Know I Learned From Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood is a book of quotes and life lessons taken…

Word Wednesday – ‘DC Comics: Year by Year’

'DC Comics: Year by Year' is a slipcased hardback perfect for those who want to immerse themselves in comic book…

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

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

Word Wednesday – ‘Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop Up Galaxy’

The 'Star Wars: Ultimate Pop Up Galaxy' brings the saga to life in an amazing feat of cardboard engineering.

2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Books

Books have been very popular with our writers and readers this year. Here is a list of 22 of the…

From the Depths of Outer Space to Traveling to the Age of the Dinosaurs

Whether you're into space or dinosaurs, Smithsonian Books' two new references are something to behold.

Q&A With ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ Author Jeff Kinney

Eric spoke with 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' author Jeff Kinney about the new book and Midwest tour.

Word Wednesday: ‘Strange Planet’ by Nathan W. Pyle

Instragram sensation 'Strange Planet' has arrived in book form. It's designed to make you laugh & fill festive foot fabric…

‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ #14 Came In Like a Wrecking Ball

Eric has a quick review of 'Wrecking Ball,' the newest release in Jeff Kinney's popular 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid'…

Word Wednesday ‘Rebel Starfighters Owner’s Workshop Manual’

Stay on target with 'The Rebel Starfighters Owners Workshop Manual.' Everything you ever wanted to know about maintaining your X-Wing.

Word Wednesday: ‘Big Ideas for Curious Minds’

'Big Ideas for Curious Minds' will help your child understand themselves and the wider world. This excellent book will help…

Word Wednesday: ‘Seeing Gender’ by Iris Gottlieb

Seeing Gender is an excellent book about free expression and understanding the multi-faced subject of gender identity.

‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ Crashes Into Stores With 14th Book…And A Midwest Tour

The newest installment in the 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' series is released, with author Jeff Kinney hosting an interactive…

Portland Book Festival This Weekend

The Portland Book Festival is coming this weekend: Saturday, November 9!

A Neighborly Review: ‘Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History’

Mister Rogers wasn’t just a persona he used for the show, he was the real deal and his knowledge of…

New Book Alert: ‘Fracture’ by EJ Fisch

We discuss author EJ Fisch's newest release, 'Fracture.' Now available at most online book retailers along with her other novels.

5 Reasons to Read ‘Slay’ by Brittney Morris

'Slay' is an excellent book for STEM interested teenagers that explores the complex global problem of race and prejudice. 

Discover Unusual Places Around the World With ‘Atlas Obscura (2nd Edition)’

"Where should we go next?" you ask? The folks at Atlas Obscura have hundreds of suggestions.

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…

‘Race Against Slime’ With This Awesome Ghostbusters Bogie!

This toy book and car have some fun spins.

A Stunning New Hardcover Edition of ‘Dune’ by Frank Herbert

Frank Herbert's classic sci-fi novel gets a beautiful new edition.

Harry Potter Is Always in Season: 3 New Books From the Wizarding World

Three new books from Insight Editions will make your season festive as only Hogwarts, the Wizarding World, and everything Harry…

Word Wednesday: Smells

'You Smell!' and 'Poo!' two excellent books that will help slake your child's fascination with bodily functions.

‘Weird Little Robots’ is the Magical Tale of a Girl, Her Robots, and Making Big Choices – Win a Copy!

When two science-savvy girls create an entire robot world, they don’t expect the robots to come alive. But life may…

Stack Overflow: Tackling Tricky Topics

It's easy to talk to our kids about being nice, playing outside, and having adventures. But some topics get a…

Word Wednesday: DK’s ‘Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life’

'Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life' from DK Books. Everything you ever wanted to know about life before humans in a single…

Stack Overflow: 7 Picture Book Biographies

Picture books are a fantastic way for younger kids to learn about real people who have made an impact on…

Review: ‘The Balance Point’ by Jordan Ring

If you are an entrepreneur or even just someone like me who has a regular 9-to-5 job but does a…

Word Wednesday: “DC – Women of Action”

A history of female DC characters and creators, 'Women of Action' is a lovingly crafted homage to some of greatest…