Glossary of Reading Abbreviations • Ana’s Attic Book Blog
AA = African American romance (also known as Amazon Affiliate, Alcoholics Anonymous, and Ana’s Attic). BBW =Big Beautiful Woman. BWWM =Black woman, white male. DILF =Dad I’d Like To F**k.
What does MC stand for in romance novels?
The main character (the book is told from their point of view) is referred to as the MC.
What does BBW mean in texts?
The abbreviation BBW stands for “Big Beautiful Woman.”
What does H and H mean in books?
Hero and heroine are abbreviated as H/h.
What does M M mean in books?
M M Romance Genre Originally known as “M/M Romance” (from slash fiction, meaning male-on-male, not mass-market), this gay romance genre now goes by the names “M M Romance” or “mm romance,” and features queer men falling in love.
What does OTP mean books?
One True Pairing (OTP) is a term that refers to a person’s favorite fictional romantic relationship.
What does RH mean in romance?
The reverse harem is the polar opposite: it consists of multiple men and one woman, with the men usually only attracted to the woman and not to each other, but the woman being attracted to all of them.
What does DDF mean?
DDF stands for drug disease free or drug and disease free and is commonly used on dating websites or personal ads.
What does BBW stand for on dating sites?
Overall, the abbreviation BBW stands for “big beautiful woman” on the internet, and it is frequently used on dating sites by people looking for plus-sized or full-figured women to date.
Is reading romance bad?
Women should be wary of romance novels in general, according to new research, because they are addictive, mood- and mind-altering, adultery-inducing distractions that make it impossible for women to put down their books and start worshiping their real husbands.
What does H stand for in reading?
Level H readers will read aloud in phrases, with expression, and at an appropriate speed, which means they will read at a pace that is neither too fast nor too slow for the text they are reading.
What is Romancelandia?
Authors, bloggers, and readers meet virtually on social media in Romancelandia, which includes robust and interesting romance conversations on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram.
What does NA stand for in books?
New adult (NA) fiction, also known as new-adult fiction, is a growing genre of fiction with protagonists in the 18u201330 age bracket, according to Wikipedia.
What does hea stand for in books?
Happily Ever After stands for “Happily Ever After,” and it refers to the kind of dreamy fairytale romance ending that readers crave. It used to mean marriage and babies, but expectations have evolved over time, blurring the lines between HEA and HFN.
What is the difference between YA and Na?
NA, in my opinion, is about adolescents and adults between the ages of 18 and 25, or the targeted audience is between the ages of 18 and 25, though some books can range from the ages of 16 to 30, depending on the type of book. This genre is a little more mature than YA.