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At PopcornReads.com, we’re life-long bookaholics who’ve always been passionate about the joys of reading. This publication is about sharing books, e-readers and other book related products we love with you. Hopefully you’ll love them as much as we do!
What’s a Popcorn Read? It entertains you, triggering all of your emotions and often your funny bone. Above all, it’s a rollicking good time – however you define that. We hope you find great new reads among our favorites, so check back often to see what new books we’re reviewing! We’re eclectic readers, so you’ll find reviews of all kinds of fiction here. We also love to host book giveaways!
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Monday, July 6th, 2015: The holiday weekend was lovely but I’ll be back at work on the house renovation. And, yes, it does seem to be taking forever. Sigh. Let’s not spoil Monday by discussing the “manana” attitude of some workmen who live at the beach…
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015: We’re posting a brief review of Apex, the stunning conclusion to the Nexus Arc trilogy by award-winning author and tech expert, Ramez Naam. What will be the resolution to Nexus’ worldwide direct interconnection of tech with human minds? Click here to read our review of Book #1, Nexus, and here to read our review of Book #2, Crux. If you’re a sci-fi and/or techno junkie, you’ll want to check out this trilogy.
Wednesday, July 8th, 2015: We’re reviewing Cities And Thrones, Book #2 in the Recoletta series by Carrie Patel. This dystopian future gaslit series features political intrigue, spies, crimes to be solved, and a world still reeling from upheaval. And things are about to get really messy. Click here to read our review of The Buried Life, Book #1 in this sci-fi/dystopian mystery/thriller series.
Thursday, July 9th, 2015: We’re reviewing and hosting a Giveaway for , a new YA novel by award-winning author Angela Carling. A cursed being holds a family’s secrets locked tightly away but the cost is huge. What will happen if Winter tries to set those secrets free? Click here to read our review of her YA novel about soul mates, Unbreakable Love, and here to read our review of her award-winning YA novel about dating abuse, Shackled.
Friday, July 10th, 2015: I’ll still be working on the seemingly never-ending beach house renovation…and looking for a magic wand to wave so it can be done already!
Saturday, July 11th, 2015 & Sunday, July 12th, 2015: We’ll post the upcoming week’s reviews & giveaways. We’ll also post new giveaway winners’ names either this weekend or on Monday.
Giveaways Continuing This Week:
False Tongues is by Kate Charles. In this English clerical mystery, Deacon Callie Anson has misgivings about attending a college reunion where she might see her ex-boyfriend even though she’s moved on. What is she so afraid of? Click on the book title to go to the giveaway page.
The Gracekeepers is by by Kirsty Logan. In a possible future world that’s more sea than land, Callanish tends watery graves in penance for a misdeed that haunts her. When a sudden storm brings her into contact with a sea-faring performing troupe, will she discover hope for redemption? Click on the book title to go to the giveaway page.
Congratulations to Kathleen Remsa on winning our Giveaway for Finding Audrey!
Congratulations to Allie Gardner on winning our Giveaway for In Wilderness!
Congratulations to Gloria Walshver on winning our Giveaway for Beach Town!
Congratulations to Brittany Marie Thompson on winning our Giveaway for The Mapmaker’s Children!
Congratulations to Bette Lee Crosby on winning our Giveaway for The Memory Painter!
Congratulations to Cheri Oggy on winning our Giveaway for Off the Page!
Congratulations to William Gossage on winning our Giveaway for Are You Dissing Me & The Tapper Twins Go to War!
Congratulations to Barbara Norton on winning our Giveaway for Five Middle Grade Novels!
Congratulations to Donna Harris on winning our Giveaway for War of the Wives!
Congratulations to Nadine Stacy on winning our Giveaway for Dead Wake!
Congratulations to Amy Paulson on winning our Giveaway for The Art of Baking Blind!
Congratulations to Anne Berger, Anthony Ciofani, Holly D. Edwards, Lisa Vazquez, and Mary Brandis on winning our Giveaway for Stolen Songbird!
Congratulations to Beverly Sizemore on winning our Giveaway for The Poser!
Congratulations to Heather DeLuna on winning our Giveaway for If I Die, If I Fall!
Congratulations to Heather Howard on winning our Giveaway for The Only Words That Are Worth Remembering!
Congratulations to Johannah Brookwell on winning our Giveaway for The Patriot Threat!
Congratulations to Maria Malaveci on winning our Giveaway for Shadows Over Paradise!
Congratulations to Lysette Lam on winning our Giveaway for Sisters of Shiloh!
Congratulations to Renee Grandinetti on winning our Giveaway for Trigger Warning!
Congratulations to Deanna Schwartz on winning the three novels in our Spring Cleaning Book Giveaway!
Congratulations to Donna Teller on winning our Giveaway for The Nightingale!
Congratulations to Melissa B. on winning our Giveaway for Dragons at Crumbling Castle!
Congratulations to Truman Hung on winning our Giveaway for The Buried Life!
Congratulations to Kara Shamy and Sandra Williams on winning our Giveaway for Dreaming Spies!