Summer of Love As the days grow longer and the nights get hotter, it's the perfect time to celebrate the romance novel. Welcome to the NPR Books Summer of Love!

Alpha, Beta, Heathcliff — An Alphabet Of Romance Heroes

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: The Romance Novel Special

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The Heat Is On With These Summer Romance Novels

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Romantic Reads From Shakespeare To Steampunk (Heavy On The Steam)

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A Rainbow Of Happy Endings In Ethnic Romances

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Amish Romance: More Faith And No Sex In This Slice Of Christian Fiction

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