150 letters you were never meant to see
Call yourself a romantic? Then you should definitely get your hands on a copy of Other People’s Love Letters: 150 Letters You Were Never Meant To See, collated by Bill Shapiro. Written only for a lovers eyes, inside this book you’ll find a collection of love notes scribbled on everything from napkins and postcards, to text messages, to ‘It’s not you, it’s me’ relationship-enders via email.
From the hilarious (‘I can’t believe you’re real’; ‘I think about you constantly in some form or other all day’), to a hand-written note titled Liar, with ‘Liar’ printed 183 times on a scrap piece of paper. Re-discover your love of love, or just realise that other people go through exactly the same stuff as you do.