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Escape into a Love Story

Romance Recommendations

These are stressful times, so why not find some escapism in a good love story? Check out these suggestions for books and movies to make you laugh, cry, and fall in love.

Romantic Comedies

The Hating Game: A Novel by Sally Thorne, Paperback | Barnes & Noble®Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston, Paperback | Barnes ...The Kiss Quotient: Hoang, Helen: 9780451490803: Amazon.com: BooksAct Like It: A Slow-Burn Romance (London Celebrities Book 1 ...The Wedding Date: Guillory, Jasmine: 9780399587665: Amazon.com: Books

The Hating Game by Sally Thorne — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

Act Like It by Lucy Parker — borrow ebook

The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory — borrow ebook or digital audiobook


Uplifting Stories

Evvie Drake Starts Over: A Novel: Holmes, Linda: 9780525619246 ...Amazon.com: Get a Life, Chloe Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters ...The Bookshop on the Corner: A Novel: Colgan, Jenny: 9780062467256 ...Amazon.com: Major Pettigrew's Last Stand: A Novel (9780812981223 ...The Bookish Life of Nina Hill: Waxman, Abbi: 9780451491879: Amazon ...

Evvie Drake Starts Over by Linda Holmes — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

The Bookshop on the Corner by Jenny Colgan — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand by Helen Simonson — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman — borrow ebook or digital audiobook


It’s Complicated

Normal People: A Novel: Rooney, Sally: 9781984822178: Amazon.com ...Amazon.com: Americanah (8601200954517): Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi ...The Song of Achilles: A Novel: Miller, Madeline: 9780062060624 ...The Engagements (Vintage Contemporaries): Sullivan, J. Courtney ...The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez, Paperback ...

Normal People by Sally Rooney — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

The Engagements by J. Courtney Sullivan — borrow ebook or digital audiobook

The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez — borrow ebook or digital audiobook


Film Recommendations

Ondine (film) - WikipediaAmazon.com: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (The Criterion Collection ...I Capture the Castle movie review (2003) | Roger EbertDisobedience movie poster #1562588 - MoviePosters2.comAmazon.com: Movie Posters Like Water for Chocolate - 27 x 40 ...His Girl Friday - WikipediaA Royal Affair | Total Movies Wiki | Fandom

Ondine — borrow from Hoopla

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg — borrow from Kanopy

I Capture the Castle — borrow from Hoopla

Disobedience — borrow from Kanopy

Like Water for Chocolate — borrow from Hoopla

His Girl Friday — borrow from Kanopy

A Royal Affair — borrow from Hoopla

Film Review: Take This Waltz | the secret keeperAmelie Movie Poster 27x40 Used MCP0005 – Mason City Poster CompanyStay-at-Home Movie Party: Charade | Eisenhower Public LibraryThe English Patient (film) - WikipediaBeyond the Lights by Gina Prince-Bythewood |Gina Prince-Bythewood ...Bridget Jones's Diary (film) - WikipediaThe Scent of Green Papaya - Wikipedia

Take This Waltz — borrow from Kanopy

Amelie — borrow from Hoopla

Charade — borrow from Kanopy

The English Patient — borrow from Hoopla

Beyond the Lights — borrow from Kanopy

Bridget Jones’s Diary — borrow from Hoopla

The Scent of Green Papaya — borrow from Kanopy


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