Romantic relationships are among the most delicious aspects of life. They can also be among the most vexing. Good books have been written about the subject, and Choice in its Annual Review of Books listed this book among them. Romantic Relationships was included in it's list of outstanding books of the year. The reviewer for Choice described Romantic Relationships as "an excellent book, universally relevant, well written, resourceful, well documented, and entertaining. It deserves widespread distribution."