‘There are all kinds of love in the world, but never the same love twice’  – F. Scott Fitzgerald


The great romances of Romeo and Juliet, Cathy and Heathcliff and Lizzie Bennett and Mr Darcy are all well and good, but sometimes we want a love story that’s a little more relatable, unusual or about a cat.

This Valentine’s Day we’ll be curling up with these dark, honest and funny books, which explore the most complex of human emotions: love.