7 Best Romantic Novels To Read On A Rainy Day
There’s something romantic about the rains. Maybe it’s the sound of the thunder or just the scent of wet sand. But you have to admit, every single thing about the rain gets you all mushy inside and before you know it, you’re full of secret feelings gazing through the dripping window pane into oblivion. If you wish to know what are these secret feelings that are making you feel so romantic, you must read any of these 7 romantic novels on such a rainy day.
1. “Gone With The Wind”
If you thought the movie was simply incredible, then the book is going to blow your mind. With the American Civil War at its backdrop, this novel talks of a sheltered, spoilt, rich girl Scarlett who realizes the harsh truths of the real world. She goes from being doted upon and having every need taken care of, to being the bread-earner which couldn’t have been an easy task for her. And amongst all these adversities thrives a breathtaking romance of Scarlett and Rhett who tread through the murky waters of their love-hate relationship.
2. “The Time Traveler’s Wife”
You would mistake this for a science fiction story during the first few chapters. The time traveler’s wife is the story of a man who travels through time involuntarily and falls in love with a six year old girl who later goes on to find him and become his wife. A story of romance triumphing over stress and other issues, this is the kind of book you would want to read on a romantic rainy day.
3. “P.S. I love you”
A few months after they are married, Holly’s childhood sweetheart Gerry dies of brain tumor. Now it’s bad enough that her husband is dead but what is worse is that Gerry was the only person in the world who really knew Holly. As she sulks her days away, one day she finds out Gerry had planned ahead and left 10 letters for her each ending with “P.S. I love you”. A touching love story of a far gone husband helping his young widowed wife to move on and find her happiness in life.
4. “Pride and Prejudice”
It is the story of five sisters living in a closely-knit family with their parents and the coming of two men in their neighborhood that changes their lives forever. Pride and Prejudice focuses on the complexity of human emotions and explains how marriage and love are two different things when it comes to the society.