Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Romance Novels Thrive During Bleak Economy

"Reading romance novels won't help pay your bills, or erase the worry of an impending foreclosure, or even cure an illness. But what it does do is allow you a short escape from those staggering realities - and ultimately leave you refreshed and refocused and more psychologically able to deal with them."

Read the entire article.


  1. Not surprising at all... Reading a romance novel is better than watching a movie IMO!

  2. Romance novels have been my escape for over 50 years.

  3. I wish I could read romance 24/7! I have always loved to read. I grew up reading Dr. Suess, Billy and Blaze, Highlights, etc.; then Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys, Baby Sitters Club; and finally graduated to romance. =)

    Thanks for sharing, Cheryl!
    ~ Lori