Resources for Grown-Up Hermione Types

Resources That Have Changed Us

Whether you were nurtured into your strengths or are just now finding them, there’s hope for strong-minded parents, too! Here are some of the resources we’ve found helpful over the years.

RSS Stuff to Blow Your Mind Podcast

  • Déjà vu, Anxiety and Dreams, Part 1
    What is déjà vu and how does it relate to dreams and anxiety? Robert and Joe discuss what is known about this curious anomaly of memory on Stuff to Blow Your Mind. Learn more about your ad-choices at

RSS Ologies Podcast

  • Plumology (FEATHERS) with Allison Shultz
    Plumage! Sexy dances! Feather heists! Possible holographic disco birds? Natural History Museum of LA ornithology curator Dr. Allison Shultz is a professional plumologist aka feather expert. We visit the museum’s collection of rare specimens and chat about everything from fossilized dinosaur feathers to silent owl flight to furry bird legs to why pigeons are so […]
    Alie Ward

RSS Personality Hacker Podcast

RSS You Are Not So Smart Podcast


Yabo Alexis De Veaux

His Dark Materials Phillip Pullman

Harry Potter Series J.K. Rowling

A Wrinkle in Time Madeliene L’engle

All The Crooked Saints Maggie Stiefvater

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams

Discworld novels Terry Pratchett

Code Name Verity Elizabeth Wein

A Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell Susanna Clarke

Brown Girl Dreaming Jacqueline Woodson

The Language of Thorns Leigh Bardugo

The History of Love Nicole Krauss

Calvin & Hobbes