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Reading Update: Hello, non-fiction & romance novels.

I’ve read at least 84 books this year, putting me ahead of schedule to hit my goal of 115. (I know I’ve missed documenting a few, so once I add those in, I bet I’m at almost 90. 126 more words

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Romance Novel Fact of the Week

Romance novels are 17% of the adult fiction category.

**Information from Maya Rodale’s Dangerous Books for Girls

Romance Novels

Romance Novel Fact of the Week

59% of romance readers are in a committed relationship.

**Information from Maya Rodale’s Dangerous Books for Girls

Romance Novels

Romance Novel Fact of the Week

Romance is a Billion Dollar Industry. The estimated annual total sales value of romance was $1.08 billion dollars in 2013.

**Information from Maya Rodale’s Dangerous Books for Girls

Romance Novels

What a Wallflower Wants by Maya Rodale

This was another DBSA podcast find. Those people know their romance books. This book was amazing…but first…

Trigger warning: This book has detailed descriptions of a rape, and rape is a prevalent theme throughout. 665 more words

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What a Wallflower Wants by Maya Rodale (audiobook) - Narrated by Carolyn Morris

Miss Prudence Merryweather Payton has a secret.

Everyone knows that she’s the only graduate from her finishing school to remain unwed on her fourth season – but no one knows why.

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Meta-Romance

Appropriately, my first post on this site is about self-consciousness, romances aware of themselves as romances….

There are plenty of clichés about romance novels and the women who write them. 983 more words

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