Did you know there is such a thing as an Amish romance novel?
Since Amazon started the Kindle Romance Daily Deal, I've discovered there are a huge number of subclasses within the romance novel universe. Lots of historical romances, Regency England is most popular (think Jane Austen), but medieval, colonial American, Roman, Victorian, Depression era, you name, somebody writes it (I haven't heard of a paleolithic Romance, but I'm sure that is coming).
How about paranormal? Vampires, fairies, wizards, werewolves: they all have their own romances. No zombie romance yet (no, I mean romance between Zombies: plenty of romance during the zombie apocalypse).
This morning I saw one that I'm still trying to get my head around. Amish romance. Really. There is a writer who does these. A whole series:
Is it just me, or does this strike anybody else as totally out of left field?