The idea is that the love of reading is a strong tie that can spark good conversation, affection, and maybe more. Wonder if such a thing might work north of Oz?
The article on the event at the Sydney Morning Herald is great, and goes on to provide a peek into romance among various publishing types like historians, playwrights, poets, writers festival organizers, novelists, and critics.
Check it out, because I said so! 🙂