Crack open that box of conversation hearts and a bottle of wine: It’s Valentine’s Day, when single people all over the world are forced to confront feelings of inadequacy with a combination of dread, hope, and alcohol.
Make this the year you turn that bad attitude around. Take the day to commiserate with friends, and reflect on how many ways you already have love in your life. Then when you’re good and ready, start looking for love in all the right places. Yes, it’s the same advice your mom gave you. But she doesn’t need to know that these 10 books are what really made the difference.