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How Hard Can Love be? by Holly Bourne
How Hard Can Love be?
Holly Bourne
February 2016 NewGen Book of the Month. Holly Bourne’s new novel demonstrates that with the right female friends, and a decent supply...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2016
Time to Say Goodbye by S. D. Robertson
Time to Say Goodbye
S. D. Robertson
A sad, sweet, thought-provoking tale about the love and bond between parents and children. ‘Time To Say Goodbye’ is a story about 6 year old Ella and her father Will, however the whole family have a part to play in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/02/2016
Match Me If You Can by Michele Gorman
Match Me If You Can
Michele Gorman
A fresh yet cosy and warmly romantic tale with an added extra sparkle of fun and wit. Meet three women, Catherine is divorced and spends most of her time matchmaking, her friends and housemates Rachel and Sarah decide to join...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/01/2016
Let's Compromise and Say I'm Right Calman on Love & Relationships by Mel Calman
Let's Compromise and Say I'm Right Calman on Love & Relationships
Mel Calman
A small book this may be, it does though, pack a mighty and occasionally feisty wallop. Mel Calman’s cartoons about love and relationships have the ability to ring a playful or even wicked little bell as you read them. There...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2015
Chance Developments by Alexander McCall Smith
Chance Developments
Alexander McCall Smith
Explore in ‘Chance Developments’ five charming and poignant short stories. I absolutely adore the premise for this little book and the stunning cover made me ooh with delight. Alexander McCall Smith has imagined a background tale to the five black...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/11/2015
Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney
Guess How Much I Love You
Sam McBratney
Snuggle up with this brand new Guess How Much I Love You enlarged board book edition of this much-loved classic that children simply cherish. Best-selling and glorious Guess...
Format: Board book - Released: 02/10/2014
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Lovereading recommends you take a leaf out of the book of Latin lovers. The Catalans in Barcelona celebrate their Valentine's Day by exchanging gifts with their sweethearts. The men give their 'novias' a rose and the women give their 'novios' a book.

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By the end of the day, some four million roses and 400,000 books will have been bought in the name of love. Over half of the total yearly book sales in Catalonia take place on this occasion.

You can woo your loved one with words by sending them a book too and you need look no further for ideas than our featured titles below. Have a wonderful Valentine's Day!