"Well, sci-fi and fantasy. I think if you're the sort of man who's reading one of those lurid books with sort of triple breasted amazonian women on the front cover and inside it's all about swords and sorcery and so on then I think what you're communicating to any woman is that you're still an adolescent"
"Unless the woman is into that kind of thing, of course, I mean, it's possible"
"It is, it is, but I have friends who love that sort of stuff and many of them are still looking for women who are also similarly interested in that particular subculture. "
"Stick your nose in a book and you could find love. How the right book can find you the right partner." Today, BBC Radio 4, August 1st