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Top books for the ultimate Sunday fling.

A perfect Sunday afternoon means many things to different people, but for lovers of romance it’s hard to beat finding a cosy spot in the sun with a great romantic read (and maybe a cup of tea). These books, filled with love, friendship, family and heartache, are some of our top picks for a perfect afternoon of reading.

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