Books

Get in the Know with the Fly Guy Presents Series

Back in October, I was looking for a book to help my 6 year old son better understand the upcoming presidential election and came across a book featuring the popular children’s book character, Fly Guy. The book looked like it may be what I was looking for and my son loves Fly Guy, so decided… Continue reading Get in the Know with the Fly Guy Presents Series

Books

New Addition to the Star Wars: I Am A Book Series

Star Wars has been and continues to be hugely popular with adults and children. Many parents, who were fans as children, are now looking to share their love of Star Wars with their own children. My husband and I fall into that group of parents looking to share all of Star Wars’ awesomeness with our… Continue reading New Addition to the Star Wars: I Am A Book Series

Books

Star Wars Reads is Back Starting October 1st

    October is almost here, and it is bringing “Star Wars Reads” back for a 5th year with it! In years past, “Star Wars Reads” was a day to celebrate both reading and Star Wars. This year it is transitioning from a day to a month long celebration. Libraries, schools, and book stores across… Continue reading Star Wars Reads is Back Starting October 1st

Activities

Writers, Alamo City Comic Con Wants You!

As a booklover and former teacher of tween and teen readers, Alamo City Comic Con’s addition of the Young Adventurers Workshop makes me incredibly excited. Now the title of the workshop may make someone think at first that the workshop has something to do with adventure games. Though that couldn’t be further from the truth. The Young Adventurers… Continue reading Writers, Alamo City Comic Con Wants You!

Geek Parent

The Destruction of Louisiana School Libraries and How You Can Help

I have been a booklover since I was a young child. I live and breathe books. When I was a teacher, I strived to put as many books as possible in the hands of my students. So when I saw author Kate Messner’s post about the number of Louisiana school libraries that have been destroyed… Continue reading The Destruction of Louisiana School Libraries and How You Can Help

Books

Bedtime for Batman Book: Prepare for Bedtime Superhero Style

Story time before bed is one of my geeklings’ favorite rituals. Even the 11 year old will sit to hear whatever story I’m reading to the 6 year old. So when I see a new children’s book with one of my child’s favorite characters, I typically add it to our home library. When I saw Bedtime… Continue reading Bedtime for Batman Book: Prepare for Bedtime Superhero Style