With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, Cook Library’s Romance book selector Erica O’Rourke shares a few of her favorite titles. Erica talks about what differentiates a romance from a love story then suggests books for fans of Bridgerton, those looking for something contemporary, and even some titles for anyone celebrating Galentine’s Day.
MENTIONED IN THE EPISODE
Bridgerton (series) by Julia Quinn
The Wildes of Lindow Castle (series) by Eloisa James
Make Up Break Up by Lily Menon.
Brown Sisters (series) by Talia Hibbert
The Ex Talk by Rachel Lynn Solomon
Bet Me by Jennifer Crusie
Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Bossypants by Tina Fey.
Parks & Recreation Season 2 – includes the episode with Galentine’s Day.