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

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HarperCollins, 2004 - 180 pages
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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

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User Review  - Kristi - Goodreads

I did not love this book! I can see in the outside world how the feminist movement has put men down and treated as 2nd class but in my religious teachings we are to be partners so this book came ... Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa Henderson - Goodreads

Not for the easily offended, but I loved it. This is a guide to allowing your hubby to continue to be that awesome guy you fell in love with, not a run-down, pushover glimmer of who he used to be. Give him the freedom to just love you and read this book. 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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