It is a truth universally acknowledged that romance readers are single women in possession of cats and in want of a man. Here is the truth about the romance novel reader.
In which I relate how this literature snob discovered the joy of the “low brow” and the value of romance novels.
Here are the must Must Reads for the romance scholar or the romance reader who just wants to know more about her beloved books.
Why are romance novels–such a massively powerful and profitable female-driven industry– exemplified by one man?
More than just euphemisms for sexy parts! Here are 31 things women can learn from romance novels about being happy, confident and finding love…
Most people know them as bodice rippers, trashy books, and literary porn, but romance novels may actually be the most pro-feminist books you’re not reading. Romance novels — unlike most other literature — always put women in a starring role, rewards their rule-breaking, and guarantees their sexual pleasure. These are the books where women can lean in, fall in love and live happily ever after. Check out this AMAZING list of feminist romance novels from an AMAZING group of authors.
You know what they say: it’s always the quiet ones. It’s always the quiet ones that surprise everyone with a dramatic, shocking transformation. That’s why so many readers—myself included—love a good wallflower romance.