Alexandria Tops the List For Most Well-Read City

How do we love thee--books, that is? Apparently, we Alexandrians are reading the ways. According to's annual list of top-reading cities in America, Alexandria ranks as number one. The data findings also reveal that the city swoons the most over romance books. Virginia is for lovers, indeed. Check out Alexandria Library's collection of romance novels and series!


Romance Authors

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Kristin Hannah

Elin Hildenbrand

Luanne Rice

Nicholas Sparks

Amanda Quick

Mary Balogh

Jo Beverly

Georgette Heyer

Nora Roberts

Meg Cabot

Marian Keyes

Jennifer Weiner

Catherine Coulter