When is this day celebrated? March 1
What is this day? International Romance Reader Day is a day when romance readers can proclaim their love of the book genre. It’s time to end the stigma surrounded romance books and the people who read them!
This day was created to help advocate for the romance book industry. This genre is primarily written by women, for women, and is often ridiculed for being “silly” or “stupid books.” The fact is romance is the second largest genre being read, a billion dollar plus industry and contemporary romance focuses on a wide range if issues affecting readers today.
Who created this day? This day was founded by Eden Books LLC in 2020.
How should this day be celebrated? Romance readers should post on social media their favorite romance books and/or authors and use #romancereaderday