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First Date Woes for a Bookworm

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First Date Woes for a Bookworm

Dear Literary Lady, I’m finding that being a bookworm makes it hard to converse during a first date. I feel awkward because most of my dates want to talk...
The Book Nerd’s Guide to First Dates

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The Book Nerd’s Guide to First Dates

Welcome to the Book Nerd’s Guide to Life! Every other week, we convene in this safe place to discuss the unique challenges of life for people whose noses...
The Book Nerd’s Guide to Dating Apps

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The Book Nerd’s Guide to Dating Apps

Welcome to the Book Nerd’s Guide to Life! Every other week, we convene in this safe place to discuss the unique challenges of life for people whose...
6 Times Dorothy Parker Understood Modern Dating Way Better Than You

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6 Times Dorothy Parker Understood Modern Dating Way Better Than You

As an avid reader, a single 20-something woman, and a cynic, it’s sometimes hard for me to find a go-to author for relationship advice. No offense, Jane...

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8 Female Characters Who Need a Relationship Intervention

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8 Female Characters Who Need a Relationship Intervention

Clearly, not every fictional relationship is straight out of the lusty pages of a bodice-ripper. Similarly, many of literature’s most storied unions...

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If MORE Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

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If MORE Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

We know, we know.  The sequel is never as good as the original, but ya’ll loved the first post so much, we just had to imagine what some other favorite...

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If Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

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If Famous Literary Characters Had Online Dating Profiles

It seems like all my friends are looking for love online these days. Whether they’re searching for the One or just the One Right Now, they all know that...

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8 Ways Reading Will Help Your Relationship

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8 Ways Reading Will Help Your Relationship

You thought reading was just fun? Well it’s good for your relationship, too. Two birds, one stone. Don’t you love it when that happens? 1. It...

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10 Fictional Men Who Have Ruined Me For Actual Men

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10 Fictional Men Who Have Ruined Me For Actual Men

Pity the poor boys in my life from 1996 on, few as they may have been. That was the adolescent year I first started reading novels by Jane Austen and the...

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You’re 5 Dates Away from Wooing a Book Nerd

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You’re 5 Dates Away from Wooing a Book Nerd

Imagine, if you will, the last awkward date you had the privilege of sitting next to at a restaurant. All you wanted was to casually enjoy a plate of fried...

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11 Books That’ll Make You Glad You’re Single

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11 Books That’ll Make You Glad You’re Single

What kind of single person are you? The kind that stands on a mountaintop, letting out a primal roar of freedom? Or one that stares out a window watching...
The Lamest Girlfriends In Fiction

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The Lamest Girlfriends In Fiction

I adore romantic heroes in literature with a (possibly unhealthy) passion, so I often have a hard time with female characters who run roughshod over the...

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