Month: February 2017

Contemporary Romance for Modern Readers

Contemporary Romance are typically funny, humorous romances set in the “current” day.   Current issues like social media, dates, big cities, divorce, rock stars feature as the characters cope with romance.   See the funny side of romance and gain insight into different outlooks and problems in today’s culture.   You will laugh with most of these romance stories – and laughter is good for your health. Contemporary Romance Books 1. My not So perfect Life – Sophia Kinsella Katie Brenner is living her dream life. Actually that is not true. She wants to live a perfect life and...

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Psychology Novels To Learn From

Psychology books like text books can teach us the theory.  Psychology novels – that is fiction novels – can show us the theory in practice through stories.  This list will show you some psychology in action. Note this list comes with some warnings! Examining psychological beliefs can be disturbing for some people so please be careful. Psychology Novels A Short Stay In Hell – Steven Peck The Book of Strange New Things – Michael Faber Knockemstiff – Donald Ray Pollock Fates and Furies – Lauren Groff Click to go straight to a particular book.  Or read all the reviews...

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Be My Valentine Romance Book List

Celebrate Valentines Day with a romance book for two.  WhyToRead brings you lists of romantic novels from the historic, the fantasy and through to the (a little bit) naughty.  And dont miss our list of the Greatest Love Stories of All Time too.  Perfect reading for Valentines Day. Originating in Ancient Roman days, with the Feast of Lupercalia, Valentines day has come a long way. It originally involved sacrificing  goats and dogs and whipping women with these hides to make them fertile.  Yes, the women apparently volunteered. But actual the name came later – when Emperor Claudius II executed...

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Cat Mystery Books to Curl Up With

We love to curl up with a good mystery book, just like a cat. So a mystery with a cat as a main character is purrfect. Curl up with these Cat Mystery Books as the days start to get shorter. As always, if you think we have missed a fantastic read, please let us know on the Contact Us page. 1. The Whole Cat and Caboodle – Sofie Ryan This is a first book in the Second Chance Cat Mystery. The series features Sarah Grayson, an owner of charming shop called Second Chances in which she sells refurbished used...

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