The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands: What Successful Marriage is Really about

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HarperCollins, 2004 - 180 pages
868 Reviews
The advice book for married couples which has hit the NY Times Bestsellers list and is sparking controversy. Some might say it's old fashioned advice, others say - like 'The Rules' - that it works, and helps couples get along better together.

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A few good tips and some not so good tips. - Goodreads
The writing was torture!! - Goodreads
Easy to read and has great information and ideas. - Goodreads
Good insights about men and how they think. - Goodreads
Her writing is weak, but she has lots of great advice. - Goodreads
It has great marraige advice and pointers! - Goodreads

Review: The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands

User Review  - Melody Reid - Goodreads

Im not really sure how i feel abt this help guide. I feel like its women n male bashing in a sense... Its like saying our men arent these strong standup nononsense men that we know some of us need n ... Read full review

Review: The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands

User Review  - Carlie - Goodreads

I have to say first that I did learn some things about myself from this book. There were several enlightening parts of the book that made me really think about the way I treat my husband. That being ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

Dr Laura Schlessinger, the controversial American talk show host, received her Ph.D. in physiology from Columbia University and holds a postdoctoral certification and licensing in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is the author of six New York Times Bestsellers, including 10 Stupid Things Women Do to Mess Up their Lives, which have sold over 4 million copies to date.

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