These Rom-Com Novels Will Keep You Swooning ‘Til The End (Refinery 29)

While romantic comedy movies eventually run out, there are practically limitless romantic comedy books. Just as the rom-com is seeing a resurgence on screen, it’s also becoming more popular in print. These books take a similarly jocular approach to unspooling a love story. The authors linger in characters’ banter, in building moments of fondness that culminate contribute to sexual…

21 Sunny Books for a Rainy Day (BookBub)

The season of spring showers is upon us and with it bleary, dreary days. If you find the gray clouds putting a damper on your mood, these books to read when you’re sad will help bring the sunshine back into your life! From heartwarming family sagas to tender romance to feel-good fiction, this list of…

Romance Books With Diverse Protagonists (Read it Forward)

Representing all love in literature matters. People of all ethnicities, backgrounds, religions, sexual orientations and interests fall in love every single day, but until recently it’s been hard—if not impossible—to find romance books that actually reflect the real word. I am so excited to see that this is changing, because to be honest, I’m a…

Q&A With Soneela Nankani, Narrator of The Matchmaker’s List (Penguin Random House)

The Matchmaker’s List has all the components of the perfect Valentine’s season love story: One devoted modern girl + a meddlesome, traditional grandmother = a heartwarming multicultural romantic comedy about finding love where you least expect it. Narrator Soneela Nankani, a classically trained actress who has narrated over 60 audiobooks, could not agree more. We caught up…

For Chilly February, 3 Romances To Warm Your Heart (NPR)

February is High Holiday season in Romancelandia (ahem, Valentine’s Day) and at this time of year, even those who are merely romance-curious seek some steamy recommendations. These three novels show romance that isn’t always what you might expect, but it’s often the heartwarming story you need. To read the full NPR article, please click here.

Brilliant Book Covers: The Best Covers of February 2019 (Bookish)

You can’t judge a book by its cover, but you can admire a beautiful cover design anyway. At least, that’s how the Bookish editors feel about it. Here, we’ve rounded up February 2019’s best book covers and selected three favorites in each genre. We suggest adorning your shelves with these beauties in addition to, of…