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

Front Cover
HarperCollins, 2004 - 180 pages
1091 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.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
329
4 stars
359
3 stars
231
2 stars
103
1 star
69

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  - Shanna Chu - Goodreads

I feel sad that some women don't understand how important a happy marriage is, especially when I move from Asia to America, witnessing so many frds got divorce. I read the companion book first then ... Read full review

Review: The Proper Care and Feeding of Husbands

User Review  - Deborah Senga - Goodreads

Excellent book to challenge popular thinking concerning marriage. Highlights the wife's personal responsibility in the marriage role. Loved it! Read full review

All 387 reviews »

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.

Bibliographic information