Spy Film Hall of Fame Ballot Checklist

The Spybrary Spy Film Hall of Fame voting is in full swing and voters are furiously combing their dvd shelves and streaming platforms to catch up on movies they haven't seen. To assist in the process the full voting ballot sorted by year is below. Print out this page and check them off as you …

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Spy Film Hall of Fame

In cooperation with Shane Whaley of the Spybrary podcast I am running a "Top Ten Spy Films" poll. Vote below for your favorites and the results will be revealed on an upcoming episode of Spybrary. Go here to find the films on the ballot. Print out the full list to check off the ones you've …

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Mac B., Kid Spy – A review

My kids have enjoyed Mac Barnett’s books for awhile now, most recently with his The Terrible Two series, and we recently read his latest - Mac B., Kid Spy. As a teen Barnett would tell tall tales of his adventures when he was younger to the kids he worked with at summer camp and that's …

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Spy Games – Top Secret Spies

Every so often I'll be highlighting some of the spy games I've picked up from various second hand stores over the years. I haven't played most of these yet, as finding willing spy game participants can be tricky, but I'm hoping to road test some of these as the kids get older. Top Secret Spies …

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Transcripton by Kate Atkinson

Kate Atkinson’s latest book Transcription tells the story of fictional spy Juliet Armstrong. She’s an eighteen year old who is recruited to assist with an operation to track German spies in London during WW2. While a colleague reels them in from the apartment next door, she transcribes their recorded conversations. Atkinson jumps between three timelines …

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G-Force – A movie review

Ok, I’ll admit, this is an atypical movie to review our the site. However, I’ve seen it a few times now due to my oldest son’s love of it and there are some things worth highlighting. G-Force came out in 2009 from Disney and was producer Jerry Bruckheimer first movie aimed specifically at younger kids. …

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