Mills & Boon books could ruin your chance of REAL romance

Mills & Boon books could ruin your chance of REAL romance

Harmless escapism No, Mills & Boon could ruin your chance of REAL romance

8:36 AM on 23rd June 2011

Fiction addiction: Many women are becoming too obsessed by romance novels (posed by model)

Fiction addiction: Many women are becoming too obsessed by romance novels (posed by model)

Seductive: Mills & Boon books were allowed to be printed during the Second World War when paper was rationed to boost the morale of women Seductive: Mills & Boon books were allowed to be printed during the Second World War when paper was rationed to boost the morale of women

Seductive: Mills & Boon books were allowed to be printed during the Second World War when paper was rationed to boost the morale of women

Damaging relationships: Fans of romantic comedies like Notting Hill, starring Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant, also have unrealistic expectations about love

Damaging relationships: Fans of romantic comedies like Notting Hill, starring Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant, also have unrealistic expectations about love