romance

A Fifty-Year Silence by Miranda Richmond Mouillot: WWII Memoir Review

Fiction
A Fifty-Year Silence

We have only reviewed a couple of other memoirs in four years because our site is devoted to fiction. That said, there was just something about A Fifty-Year Silence: Love, War and a Ruined House in France by Miranda Richmond Mouillot that kept pulling me in. I kept saying to myself, “We don’t review memoirs” […]

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Golden Son by Pierce Brown: Can Darrow Go Through With His Mission?

Fiction
Golden Son

I devoured Red Rising, the bestselling first book in Pierce Brown’s complex dystopian sci-fi trilogy, and was anxious to read Book #2. I couldn’t wait to get my hands on a copy of Golden Son, and began a marathon reading session the minute I received it. Although books in most series I review can be […]

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All That Glitters by Michael Murphy: Fun Historical Hollywood Mystery

Fiction
All That Glitters

I love historical mysteries set in Los Angeles, and mysteries involving the entertainment industry are often even more fun. That means it was a no brainer when I saw the book cover for All That Glitters by Michael Murphy. The only two possible problems were that I had never heard of Mr. Murphy so I […]

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All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven: Book Review & Giveaway

Fiction
All The Bright Places

Where do I even start with All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven? We reviewed one of her novels back in 2011 and I fell in love with her writing style and her characters. When I saw that she had written a YA novel, I knew I wanted to read it because I knew she […]

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Popcorn Reads’ Best Books of 2014: Collection & International Giveaway

Bestsellers

This is the most torturous thing I do every year. In fact, I think I completely wussed out last year on compiling this collection. It’s like asking a mother to pick a favorite child – agh! I can never pick just one because if I don’t like a book, it doesn’t get reviewed. The collection […]

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I’m Dreaming of an Undead Christmas by Molly Harper: A Holiday Novella

Fantasy & Supernatural
I'm Dreaming of an Undead Christmas

Molly Harper is known for her romance novels, including a couple of paranormal romance series. This fun little novella is the prequel to a novel to be released in 2015, The Dangers of Dating a Rebound Vampire. When I saw the book cover for I’m Dreaming of an Undead Christmas, I couldn’t resist finding out […]

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