Originally Posted by JSWolf
A good place to have Persuasion win is in the romance month. There are some better books nominated this month. So please don't drag them down with a dreary romance book.
In terms of literary merit, the only other nomination this month to equal Persuasion
I'll happily reread either, but Persuasion
Classics can come in a lot of forms and I have no issue with any book on this month's list, but to dismiss Persuasion
as "a dreary romance" shows you don't know whereof you write. I assume you've never read it?