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.

Fabio Romance Novel Covers: By The Numbers

While Fabio may be the joke romance played on itself, the joke is also on those who can't get past him--they're missing out on the fun.

13 Ways of Looking at Sylvia Plath

Whether you see her as a mystic or a martyr, a prisoner or a genius, Sylvia Plath certainly isn't only any one of these things.

9 Modern Novels About the Quarter-Life Crisis

These modern novels about quarterlife crisis provide a deeply personal and nuanced look at this uncertain phase 20-somethings experience.

Getting Rare Books Appraised: What to Know

Have you ever thought about getting rare books appraised? We've got your how to, including some expert advice and why you should consider it.

20 Informative and Inspiring Plant Books for Kids

The best plant books for kids includes science books, practical books about gardening, and stories about plants' importance to communities, including The Sequoia Lives On by Joanna Cooke.

Reading Aloud: A Letter of Recommendation

Trying to find new ways to get more reading in and really engage with your chosen stories? Try reading aloud solo or with buddies!

Word Up: Great Games for Word Nerds to Gift

These games make perfect gifts for word-loving nerds, from tiny budding word nerds to the grown and serious.

Reading Aloud: A Letter of Recommendation

Trying to find new ways to get more reading in and really engage with your chosen stories? Try reading aloud solo or with buddies!

Get Excited! 10 Romance Novels That Deliver Infectious Enthusiasm

We're so excited and we just can't hide it! These romance novels are chock full of infectious enthusiasm that we just can't resist, including Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade.

Read What You Need: 9 Gothic Novels for Every Mood

Whether you seek for nightmares, thrills, love, laughs, whatever, we've got some atmospheric gothic novels for every mood, like Bunny by Mona Awad.