Isabelle Popp

Isabelle Popp has written all sorts of things, ranging from astrophysics research articles and math tests to crossword puzzles and poetry. These days she's writing romance. When she's not reading or writing, she's probably knitting or scouring used book stores for vintage gothic romance paperbacks. Originally from New York, she's as surprised as anyone that she lives in Bloomington, Indiana.

Why Romance Characters Need Friends

Why I think romance characters need friends, people who like & support them, whom they can trust to look out for them as their story unfolds.

Full Meta Jacket: 10 Nonfiction Books about the Stories Behind Books

What's the truth behind LOLITA? What about behind GO ASK ALICE? These books, including Prairie Fires, take off the dust jackets behind the stories.

10 Unputdownable Authors like Emily Henry

For real characters with a blend of heart and humor that so many of us romance readers crave, look to these authors like Emily Henry.

23 A WRINKLE IN TIME Covers, Ranked

What are the best and worst, weirdest and most unique, covers for A WRINKLE IN TIME?

What are Forgotbusters? The Blockbuster Books that Time Forgot

These books were bestsellers in their time, and some even adapted to film, but have been ultimately forgotten. One writer explores why.

11 Books to Read after THE SEVEN HUSBANDS OF EVELYN HUGO (That Aren’t My Fanfic Sequel 8velyn Hugo)

Want more? Find books like The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo to read (that aren't my fanfic sequel 8velyn Hugo).

Fire Up Your Broomstick and Take a Tour of 10 Books with Magical Towns

There’s a multitude of stories to tell about what’s hidden — or in plain sight — in these magical towns. Let’s take a look at a few.

Why Reading Rainbow Gave Me Recurring Nightmares as a Child (But I Still Love LeVar Burton Anyway)

I sought out the books featured on Reading Rainbow and begged for them as gift—except for one book that gave me nightmares for years.

10 Fascinating Graphic Nonfiction Books for Curious Minds

From the history of pinball to a firsthand account of Tiananmen Square, these graphic nonfiction books are sure to pique your curiosity.

Sip on these 9 Delicious Books Paired with the Perfect Tea

It's time to curl up with a book and a cup of tea. Prepare a cup (or whole pot) of these delicious brews with the perfect book to match.