Despite that there are people who are cynical about love, there are still those who are positive when it comes to love. Hopeless romantics are those who never give up about the concept of true love. These are the people who believe in “together forever”. And thanks to romance novels, these people can explore more on the concept of Mr. and Ms. Right.
There is nothing wrong with being a hopeless romantic. Books with romance as the main genre doesn’t always include a Prince Charming or Miss Perfect. Characters in these novels are also imperfect but that makes them perfect for each other. Check out these books that can bring out the romantic side of any person.
Great Romance Novels For Valentine’s Day
The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
Even though it has science fiction elements in it, Niffenegger’s masterpiece is filled with love, longing, and loss. It is a perfect balance of the three characteristics and can bring tears to the reader’s eyes. And when the book is finished, consider watching the movie adaptation that stars Eric Bana and Rachel McAdams.
The Vampire Academy Series by Richelle Mead
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Yes, it is a novel about vampires but the elements of friendship, love and loyalty are strong in this series. With six books, the main plot features Rose Hathaway and how she juggled school and her training as a guardian for her best friend Lissa, who is a vampire princess. And along the way, Rose falls in-love, drops out of school, re-enroll, and becomes one of the best guardians in her batch. Watch out for Shadow Kiss, as this novel can be rather tear-jerking, especially near the end of the book.
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
This fantasy series follows a 20th century nurse who unwittingly travels back in time to 18th century in Scotland. It’s a wonderful mash up of action and romance, which makes it one of the top modern classics in the romance genre. Plus, the shared moments between the protagonists will definitely make any reader squeal in delight.
My Life Next Door by Huntley Fitzpatrick
Fitzpatrick’s novel is a perfect reminder how sweet first love can be. It’s one of the romance novels that show how powerful first love can be and how the innocent can suffer from political tragedies. And it will definitely make any reader hope for the perfect sweet love at one point in his or her life.
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
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Set in the late 80’s, Rowell’s novel is a very sweet young adult love story. It features two outcast teens who live in Nebraska. After several ups and downs in their lives, the two part ways. This leaves the reader to wonder if they will end up together and have a happily ever after.
Romance Novels: An escape from reality
Novels, especially the fiction ones, are great ways for a person to explore another world. Like food, books will not leave a person on Valentine’s day. So go grab a book, your favorite snacks, and read the day away!
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