The Honking Goose

something to honk about

library score or library magic

This is the library equivalent to a “ground score” or “trail magic”. My 10yo son opened up a book he checked out from the library and found a Pokemon card. … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 17 Comments

the crap books I’m reading right now

I’m reading two less-than-stellar books right now. A book should be amusing, comforting, or at least thought provoking. Since I can say none of those things about these two books, … Continue reading

December 3, 2014 · 55 Comments

not a book review: The Fault in our Stars

I recently finished reading The Fault in our Stars, by John Green. I borrowed it on Kindle from my local library. I was on the waiting list for weeks and … Continue reading

November 22, 2014 · 58 Comments

my kid said that 2

My almost 8 year old son is learning to read. He is very smart, but he was slow to read. His reading skills have really taken off exponentially just in … Continue reading

October 9, 2014 · 21 Comments