The titles he suggested :
South of the Border, West of the Sun by Haruki Murakami
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The History of Love by Nichola Krauss
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Here's why :
(More suggestions for Valentine reading, archived on this blog.)
Also on BFM this week - Shazmin Shamsuddin interviewed Chinese Stories in Times of Change author David T. K. Wong, so if you missed the talk the other day at CHAI, you should enjoy this.