On episode 62, we hear from Rachel Winters, the author of the rom com Would Like to MeetShe and I talked about our favourite rom coms in both books and film form, advice for people wanting to get into publishing, books featuring older people, and more.

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Books Mentioned on the Podcast:

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Would Like to Meet, by Rachel Winters

You Deserve Each Other, by Sarah Hogle

You Had Me At Hello, by Mhairi McFarlane

If I Never Met You, by Mhairi McFarlane

The Switch, by Beth O’Leary

The Flatshare, by Beth O’Leary

The Lido/Mornings with Rosemary (US title), by Libby Page

Now Let’s Dance, by Karine Lambert

The Binding, by Bridget Collins

Well Met, by Jen De Luca

Heat Stroke, by Hazel Barkworth

The High Moments, by Sara-Ella

The Cabinet of Calm, by Paul Anthony Jones

Unscripted, by Claire Handscombe


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