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

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HarperCollins, 2004 - Husbands - 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  - Lindsay - Goodreads

Dr. Laura gives great points, but I thought there was some organization lacking in her thoughts. If each chapter were broken up in points, I think it would be easier to grasp some of the overarching ... Read full review

Review: The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands

User Review  - Charlotte - Goodreads

I was surprised that I liked this book. It was just the right does of Dr. Laura to help me think clearly and without all the tears. It gave me some things to think about. 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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