In the Spirit of Valentine’s Day

Library Connexions


Connexions between books, and more, @ the Library

February 14 marks the day we celebrate love.  Following are some suggestions for the occasion.


Make a date :
modern-dating
Modern Dating, A Field Guide
by Chiara Atik
646.77/A


Set the mood, with Frank, Dean, Tony, Nat and more :
voices-of-romance
Voices of Romance, The Very Best of the Great Romantic Singers
CD7.845/V8877


Set the scene :
table-settings
Table Settings : 100 Creative Styling Ideas
by Tessa Evelegh
642.7/E


Have a romantic dinner :
cooking-for-two
The Complete Cooking for Two Cookbook
by the Editors at America’s Test Kitchen
641.5612/C


Top it all off with :
sweet-things
Sweet Things : Chocolates, Candies, Caramels & Marshmallows – To Make and Give
by Annie Rigg
641.853/R


Read some poetry, out loud :
love-poetry
Love Poetry, Out Loud
Edited by Robert Alden Rubin
821./00803543/L89715


Watch a romantic film :
casablanca
Casablanca
DVD/Fic/C3342


Listen to a classic romance :
prideprejudcie
Pride and Prejudice
by Jane Austen
CD/Fic/A933


Remember love letters?
50-greatest
The 50 Greatest Love Letters of All Time
edited by David H. Lowenherz
808.869/F4697


Laugh a little :
zits
Lust and Other Uses for Spare Hormones :
A Zits Look at Relationships
by Jerry Scott and Jim Borgman
BD/S42742


Sometimes it doesn’t work!
endedbadly
It Ended Badly : 13 of the Worst Breakups in History
by Jennifer Wright
306.7/W


Do. Not. Compromise.
dumpem
Dump ‘Em : How to Break Up with Anyone from Your Best Friend to Your Hairdresser
by Jodyne L. Speyer
818.602/S752


You are not alone….
heartbreak
The Handbook of Heartbreak : 101 Poems of Lost Love and Sorrow
collected by Robert Pinsky
808./819353/H234904


Always an option,
going-solo
Going Solo : The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone
by Eric Klinenberg
306.815/K


Happy St. Valentine’s Day !!


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