1. Michael Fassbender
2. Classic love stories
3. Masterful lords of the manor
4. The shy governess finally getting her love on
5. Moody Victorian dramas, especially when written by those crazy Bronte sisters
6. “The torture of a love story”
7. Did we mention Michael Fassbender?
8. First-person books—was Jane Eyre the first chick-lit novel?
9. People in period clothing
10. “Ruggedly handsome, smart, mysterious...”
We thought we’d show you this. Plus listen to how cute Fassbender’s accent is here!