Category: Literary Romance

Ranking the 10 Best Mr. Darcy’s and What You Need to Know

As the immortal Mr. Darcy turns 207, we share fun facts about the greatest actors who have played Jane Austen’s iconic character onscreen.

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Why the BBC Period Drama ‘North & South’ Matters

As BBC’s North & South celebrates its 15th anniversary this year, it’s time to give the period drama sleeper hit the recognition it deserves.

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15 of the Best Pride and Prejudice Adaptations, Ranked

To celebrate Jane Austen’s 244th birthday, we discuss the most well-known movie and TV Pride and Prejudice adaptations, ranking them from worst to best.

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Watch the New Emma Trailer (2020): Full of Humor and a Promising Cast

The new Emma stars The Miniaturist’s Anya Taylor Joy, the always memorable Bill Nighy as Mr....

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The Top 35 Enchanting Christmas Period Dramas To Watch

Here are five new Christmas period dramas, including Little Women and 30 old favorites to revisit over the holiday season.

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‘The Glass Ocean’ Book Review: You’ll Love this Historical Mystery Full of Romance Score 95%

‘The Glass Ocean’ Book Review: You’ll Love this Historical Mystery Full of Romance

If you have enjoyed any of the previous works by Lauren Willig, Beatriz Williams, or Karen White, or their previous collaboration, you might enjoy The Glass Ocean. If you like mysteries, romances, stories about writers, or stories set on ships, you should check out The Glass Ocean.

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Ranking the 16 Best Adaptations of the Beauty and the Beast Story

The Beauty and the Beast story is a tale as old as time. From Cupid and Psyche to the lesser-known...

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‘Cold Comfort Farm’ Book Review: A Futurist, Romantic Parody Score 80%

‘Cold Comfort Farm’ Book Review: A Futurist, Romantic Parody

Thus, begins Cold Comfort Farm, setting the tone for this tale of one young busybody, Miss Flora Poste. Cold Comfort Farm is a comedic novel, a gentle parody of romantic pastoral novels, of societal mores and the like.

It is also a futuristic novel, set in the near future (from 1932), after the fictional Anglo-Nicaraguan War of 1946, in which there are TV phones, and people jet around in private planes, flying themselves here and there.

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