My Wife seem to like game like the sim and hidden chronicle a lot.
She a big sim fan since she was a teen.
From the some study, it seem that women are the primary user of social games compare to other games genre.
They probably enjoy social aspect of it more than there male counterpart.
There a interesting answer on Quora about what are the primary demographics in social game and it point out that there more women than men playing these game.
"Two-thirds of all qualified survey respondents are U.S.-based. 55% of all social gamers are female and 45% are male — with the disparity being even larger among UK consumers (58% vs. 42%)."
More here : http://www.quora.com/Social-Games/What-are-the-pri...