No shade if February 14th has you spinning in glitter and rose petals, but this Hallmark holiday is simply not for everyone. If you're too cool for cupid or just not feeling the love this year, bury your head in one of these books until all the pink and red runs dry.
- Heartburn by Nora Ephron
- The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone by Olivia Laing
- You by Caroline Kepnes
- The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson
- Fear of Flying by Erica Jong
- Princesses Behaving Badly: Real Stories from History without the Fairy-Tale Endings by Linda Rodriguez McRobbie