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

  • From the Vault: Our Cars, Our Bodies, Our Minds
    In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe consider the cognitive effects of driving. How does it alter our perceptions of self? How might driving prevent cognitive decline? What are the benefits of automotive ergonomics and how do we avoid the risks of road rage is aggressive? (Originally published 10/8/2019) Learn […]
    iHeartRadio

RSS Ologies Podcast

  • Fulminology (LIGHTNING) with Chris Giesige
    Thunder and lightning: very, very frighteningly interesting! Wildfire researcher and lightning scientist Chris Giesige answers questions about thunderclaps and lightning flashes in a laid back way that will put him at the top of your Fulminologist list. He explains everything from clouds to positive and negative charges, volcanic lightning, fire tornadoes, getting struck by lightning, […]
    Alie Ward

RSS Personality Hacker Podcast

Fiction 

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