The 22 Greatest Love Stories of All Time

We all love love. These are the books—most of them unexpected—that make Starry-Eyed Romantics feel it all over again, from the first delirious thrill to the ache of separation.

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garc' 'a M' 'rquez

Love in the Time of Cholera

368 pages; Vintage/Alfred A. Knopf

This is one of the greatest love stories I have ever read. ... It is so beautifully written that it really takes you to another place in time and will make you ask yourself—how long could you, or would you, wait for love? —Oprah
Featured in Oprah's Book Club 2007