Books: A Canary in the Relationship Coal Mine?
Rachel Donadio talks about her essay in Sunday's New York Times, "It's Not You, It's Your Books." She writes that mismatched literary tastes can make it "chillingly clear that a romance is going nowhere fast."
Can love conquer taste in literature? Listeners weigh in with their literary deal breakers.
"I kind of thought [that] maybe that is just an issue faced by kind of overeducated, easily dismissive New York women," Donadio says. "But it seems that a lot of Americans find that literary taste is really important to them in how they think of themselves and how they assess other people."
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