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Retro Romance
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July 3 2014

I Melt with You: Top 10 ’80s Romances

Ah, the '80s! A decade of big hair, Miami Vice, MTV, Duran Duran, shoulders padded out to there, and an explosion of over-the-top, lush, blooming romances that came to be known as bodice rippers. That...
April 24 2014

Anticipating Laura London’s The Windflower: Really Real Old School

“Merry Patricia Wilding was sitting on a cobblestone wall, sketching three rutabagas and daydreaming about the unicorn.” Thus begins The Windflower, Laura London’s classic...
April 10 2014

Simple, Honest, Relevant: The Romance Novels of Betty Neels

Some older romance novels don’t hold up well to the passage of time. The changes in fashion make the clothes seem dated; the changes in tech make the situations seem absurd; the changes in male-female...