romance novels

Mills and Boon ’cause marital breakdown, unwanted pregnancies’

July 8th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Romantic novels like Mills and Boons are a danger to relationships and sexual health, a British medical journal has said.They are also a cause of marital ... Read more...

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‘Kindle DX’ use by college students points to e-reader’s role in academia

May 3rd, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): A study conducted to analyse use of Amazon Kindle DX in the course of reading by University of Washington graduate students provides the first long-term investigation of e-readers ... Read more...

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Bernie Madoff ‘reading American romance novels in jail’

April 10th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 10 (ANI): Ponzi scammer Bernie Madoff has revealed that he is spending his time behind bars reading American romance novels."I spend most of my time in my room, reading ... Read more...

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‘Love conquers all’ - is it the truth or just a fairytale?

February 12th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A professor of religion examines how romance novels and many other forms of popular culture emphasize the power of love to make all things turn out right, in ... Read more...

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Original plan for making ‘Twilight’ movies was to change book

September 26th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 26 (ANI): Producer Mark Morgan has revealed that the original plan for the making of the "Twilight" movies was to completely change Stephenie Meyer's best-selling teen romance novels.According to ... Read more...

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Reading, sex is the secret to Malaysian teacher’s boundless energy

May 31st, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 31 (ANI): A Malaysian teacher, who won the Tokoh Nilam, has revealed that his nightly ritual of reading and later having sex leaves him with seemingly boundless energy during ... Read more...

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‘Twilight’ characters most popular baby names

May 9th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) It seems that parents in the US are crazy about "Twilight" series as they are naming their babies after the vampire movie's characters. A new list compiled by ... Read more...

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Britain’s historic home celebrated on 400th anniversary in new Mills & Boon tome

May 3rd, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): British publisher of romance novels Mills & Boon is set to publish a special novel this week to mark the 400th anniversary of one of Britain's historic homes.The ... Read more...

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Ride Manila metro to read Spanish poetry

March 7th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Manila, March 7 (EFE) The passengers on the bustling Manila metro can now read the verses of Pablo Neruda, Luis Cernuda, Lope de Vega and San Juan de la Cruz while ... Read more...

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Mills & Boon turns to rugby to make novels racier

January 6th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): Mills & Boon, the worlds most prolific romance publisher, has teamed up with Rugby Football Union to create a series of rugby themed romance novels.The books will ... Read more...

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Seniors beat juniors hands down when it comes to sex!

August 27th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 27 (ANI): Older couples Down Under seems to be enjoying their sex life, for a new survey has revealed that more than a third of men and women are ... Read more...

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