Articles Posted in the " Books " Category


  • It’s Your Universe by Ashley Eckstein: A Tale to Inspire

    I’ll be honest, I don’t read many memoirs – they just aren’t my style – but when I heard about Ashley Eckstein’s new book, It’s Your Universe, I knew I had to have it. I was lucky enough to receive a review copy from the publisher, and while it wasn’t quite what I expected, I […]


  • “Ship It” Sounds Cute but May Actually Do Shippers a Disservice

    I was really excited about Britta Lundin’s Ship It, a YA novel heavily focused on fandom and convention culture featuring an LGBTQ+ romance. Unfortunately, I was incredibly disappointed with the characters and the way fandom – particularly shippers – were presented. It is a good starting off point for a much-needed discussion about entitlement in fandom, […]


  • ‘A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo’ Is a Must Read

    I’m not one of the usual book reviewers here at the Geekiary, but I couldn’t pass up A Day In The Life of Marlon Bundo.  I’m a big fan of children’s books that promote diversity, and this one is donating their proceeds to The Trevor Project and AIDS United.  It also has the added bonus […]


  • Star Wars Forces of Destiny: Tales Of Hope & Courage – Book Review

    Disney and Lucasfilm gave a much-deserved push to heroines through the Star Wars initiative titled Forces of Destiny which debuted last year. The initiative included toys, animated shorts, apparel, and a number of books including Stars Wars Forces of Destiny: Tales of Hope & Courage. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in […]


  • Book Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

    I read a lot of YA. I read a lot of fantasy. It has been a long time since something has captivated me as much as Tomi Adeyemi’s Children of Blood and Bone. I had a lot of expectations going into this book, and usually that means I’m silently pleading to not be let down, but […]



  • Geek Sweets by Jenny Burgesse Review – Get Your Geeky Bake On!

    Author Jenny Burgesse does an amazing job combining geekiness with baking in her book Geek Sweets: An Adventurer’s Guide to the World of Baking Wizardry. Even if you haven’t baked before, you’ll probably end up trying after going through this cookbook. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks […]



  • Beauty is Power in “The Belles”

    Beauty is in the blood… for a special few. These are the most revered citizens of Orléans, and every generation is called upon to use their magic for the good of the people. This is the world of the Belles, who are pressed into service at a young age. They set the standard for beauty, […]