Love story: In love with the romance novel

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Dheera Sujan reveals the secret she’s kept for half a lifetime – her teenage addiction to romance novels. She talks to the people who create the handsomer than life heroes and write the books one devours like chocolate candies, and asks: what is so embarrassing about romance novels that people don’t want to admit they read them?

Producer: Dheera Sujan

Broadcast: February 21, 2003