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‘Be Gay Do Comics’

From the wildly popular website, magazine, book, and newsletter publisher The Nib, Be Gay Do Comics is a comic anthology…

September 30, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Free to Be Me’ Journal by Dom&Ink

The 'Free to Be Me' journal is a fabulous, 192-page journal that is ideal for anyone who wants to explore…

June 15, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Free to Be Me’ Journal by Dom&Ink

The 'Free to Be Me' journal is a fabulous, 192-page journal that is ideal for anyone who wants to explore…

June 15, 2020

20 Fantasy Novels and Series by Black Authors

If you’re a book lover, you’ve probably heard this before: one of the best ways of understanding the struggles of…

June 9, 2020

Pride Month 2020: ‘Blood Countess’ by Lana Popovic

Pride Month Blood Countess, Background Image by Prawny from Pixabay, Cover Image Abrams Books

June 8, 2020

Six Earth Day Picture Books that Celebrate Our Planet (+ Giveaway)

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April 22, 2020

Tackle Your TBR Pile and Join the #StayHomeReadingRush

<img data-attachment-id="328424" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2020/04/stayhomereadingrush/the-reading-rush-logo-image-reading-rush/" data-orig-file="https://i2.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/04/The-Reading-Rush-Logo-Image-Reading-Rush.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,675" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="The Reading Rush Logo, Image Reading Rush" data-image-description="The Reading Rush Logo, Image Reading…

April 15, 2020

10 Books to Read During a Pandemic

<img data-attachment-id="327457" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2020/03/10-books-to-read-during-a-pandemic/reading-pandemic-image-pixabay/" data-orig-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/03/Reading-Pandemic-Image-Pixabay.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,675" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Dive into a good story. Image: Pixabay" data-image-description="Dive into a good story. Image:…

March 13, 2020

Knit Your Way Through ‘Harry Potter: Knitting Magic’

What do you think of when you think of Harry Potter? I’m sure any number of images appear in your…

March 2, 2020

The Tarakan Chronicles: The Dystopia Created by Progress

Book 1 of the Tarakan Chronicles. Cover copyright Harper Voyager. The world of the Tarakan Chronicles, in The Lost Puzzler and…

February 20, 2020

Who Tells Your Story? Acknowledging Bias in History

<img data-attachment-id="326695" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2020/02/who-tells-your-story-acknowledging-bias-in-history/political-map-of-the-world-september-2008/" data-orig-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/political-map-of-the-world-september-2008.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,675" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="political-map-of-the-world-september-2008" data-image-description="Map of the world with South at the top " data-medium-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/political-map-of-the-world-september-2008.jpg?fit=600%2C338&ssl=1" data-large-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/political-map-of-the-world-september-2008.jpg?fit=1000%2C563&ssl=1"…

February 19, 2020

A Reminder About Story Middles: Heroes Don’t Give Up

<img data-attachment-id="326343" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2020/02/a-reminder-about-story-middles-heroes-dont-give-up/book-page-1005324/" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/book-page-1005324.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,675" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1580824688","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="book-page-1005324" data-image-description="open book " data-medium-file="https://i0.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/book-page-1005324.jpg?fit=600%2C338&ssl=1" data-large-file="https://i0.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/book-page-1005324.jpg?fit=1000%2C563&ssl=1" class="wp-image-326343 size-full" src="https://i0.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/02/book-page-1005324.jpg?resize=1200%2C675&ssl=1" alt="heroes story" width="1200" height="675"…

February 5, 2020

Graphic Novels Win Writing Awards & Other Notes On the ALA Youth Media Awards

<img data-attachment-id="326226" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2020/01/ala-youth-awards-graphic-novels/2020-newbery-and-caldecott/" data-orig-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2020/01/2020-Newbery-and-Caldecott.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,675" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2020 Newbery and Caldecott" data-image-description="Covers of New Kid by Craft and The Undefeated…

January 28, 2020

Adventures in Bookwandering

Image: Sarah Pinault Every so often, a story comes along that draws you in completely, carrying you along for a…

January 20, 2020

Researching History Online With Historian and Historical Romance Author Jennifer Hallock

Researching history online is a passion for many people but for authors, it’s also essential to provide the authentic details…

January 8, 2020

The Best of Between the Bookends: Our Top Picks from 2019

<img data-attachment-id="325365" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2019/12/best-bookends-2019/the-best-of-between-the-bookends-2019/" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/12/The-Best-of-Between-the-Bookends-2019.jpg?fit=1000%2C563&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1000,563" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="The Best of Between the Bookends 2019, Image: Sophie Brown" data-image-description="The Best of…

December 12, 2019

The Saga Continues: ‘Resistance Reborn’ by Rebecca Roanhorse

<img data-attachment-id="324616" data-permalink="https://geekmom.com/2019/11/resistance-reborn/the-saga-continues-resistance-reborn/" data-orig-file="https://i1.wp.com/geekmom.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/11/The-Saga-Continues-Resistance-Reborn.jpg?fit=1200%2C675&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1200,675" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 700D","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1521453247","copyright":"","focal_length":"24","iso":"640","shutter_speed":"0.033333333333333","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="The Saga Continues, Resistance Reborn: Cover Image: Del Rey" data-image-description="The Saga…

November 20, 2019

A Literary Obsession: Europa Editions

Reading Time: 4 minutes Everyone knows that you should never judge a book by it’s cover. Except that everyone also…

October 21, 2019

A Shortcut to Mushrooms

Reading Time: 4 minutes There is something wonderful about diving into a new world for the first time. Whether you…

September 24, 2019

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