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

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


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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Hello from the Gillespies: A Christmas Letter Never Meant To Be Sent

Cross Cultural
Hello from the Gillespies

I’ve always been slightly in awe of people who compose and send out Christmas letters to friends and family every year because just getting cards sent out when you work full time takes a lot of effort. Maybe that’s one reason I was attracted to Hello from the Gillespies by award-winning and internationally bestselling author […]

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The Red Book of Primrose House by Marty Wingate: A Gardening Mystery

Crime Story
The Red Book of Primrose House

Marty Wingate is a Seattle-based author with an advanced degree in urban horticulture. She has not only published non-fiction works on gardening but also leads garden tours throughout the U.S. and Europe. The Red Book of Primrose House is Book #2 in her Potting Shed Mysteries series; however, I had not read Book #1, The […]

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Lailah by Nikki Kelly: YA Romantic Paranormal Book Review & Giveaway


Lailah is Book #1 of the Styclar Saga series. Lailah may be Nikki Kelly’s debut novel but its path to publication was an interesting one. It was first posted in serial form on an interactive web site where writers and readers share stories, and in just a few months over a million readers around the […]

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