The Code for Love and Heartbreak
The Code for Love and Heartbreak is a retelling of Jane Austen’s Emma, following the life of modern Emma, a high school student. Emma is the co-president of her high school coding club and develops a matchmaking algorithm to help her classmates fall in love. This novel represents the often-underrepresented demographic of women in STEM while retaining its unique qualities as a sweet young-adult romance.
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Caroline Turnbull, Karissa Kaminski, Luke Perry, Mitchell Hanna, Nathan Grobbel, Marilyn Moores
Cantor, Jillian, "The Code for Love and Heartbreak" (2023). University Libraries Popular Romance Collection. 23.