The other day on Facebook I posted one of those pencil sketch cards (thanks to Karen Hawkins and Sabrina Jeffries) in which the couple was happily dancing. The caption: Tell me again how big your library is. For avid readers like me, that puts a new spin on the most 'romantic hero'.
But what precisely defines heroic?
We're taught that brave, courageous people are heroes - and that's true. Those who charge in to rescue or liberate those in need are definitely heroes. We read bigger than