Can't Find A Rom-Com To Watch On Netflix? Try These 5 Books
By Kerri Jarema
Picture this: it's a lazy summer Sunday afternoon, and you're in the mood to lie on the couch and watch a new rom-com on Netflix. If you're anything like me, this is a frequent occurrence. So, you pull up your Netflix account and start scrolling. You could watchTo All the Boys I've Loved Before... for the twentieth time. Or Always Be My Maybe... although you did just watch it last week. OK, take it back a bit further. Maybe Bridget Jones's Diary? But you've seen that one so often you could say the lines backwards, in your sleep. It's official: you've run out of rom-coms to watch.
As somewhat of a rom-com connoisseur, I have found myself in this exact same predicament too many times to count. While I would never insist that I've seen every rom-com there is to see, I can easily fall into a romance watching rut, returning to my tried and true favorites over and over. But when there just isn't anything new to watch, there are so many novels like rom-coms movies to check out instead. If you're in the mood to lose yourself in a new story that will give you all the same feels as some of your favorite romantic films, check out the list of recent releases below: