The holidays can be dicey if you're dating someone: What should you give your loved one as a gift? We've got the perfect books for you, whether you're just flirting or aiming to please a longtime partner.
Exploring sibling relationships is often an important dimension of the therapeutic process. Understanding the dynamics between siblings sheds light on one's historic roles in the family. Understanding family roles from childhood can be key to understanding current patterns in romantic, professional and social relationships.
If you're a victim of the turkey drop, you're not alone! Literature is filled with harsh breakups, from catching the guy you kissed making out with someone else to standing helplessly by while your first love chooses a path that doesn't include you.
Can you believe that Richard Curtis' uber-romantic comedy Love Actually turns 10 this week? If you still love this holiday classic, you'll adore these books with similar love stories.
Paris, shmaris. The masses may not call New York the most romantic city in the world, but it sure makes for one lively dating venue. From a heartwarming stolen kiss in Queens to a disastrous trip to the Bronx, we've rounded up some of the most memorable fictional dates set in New York.
Let's face it: Romance novels tap into the wish-fulfillment part of our brains. The scenarios can be delightfully outlandish, the romantic leads perfect dramatic (and erotic) foils for one another. There are mistaken identities, swordfights for ladies' honor and often unrealistic sex scenes. We've rounded up all the reasons we wish we were being courted by a fictional character — and one reason we're glad that's not the case.
My favorite quote about friends is "Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend." It's been attributed to the brilliant Albert Camus, author of the fantastic novel The Stranger. Some sources claim that Camus never wrote or even said this. I still love the quote, no matter its genesis. The following 21 friendship quotes, though, I can assure you came from books — novels, memoirs and philosophical works we love.
With hot casting news, there's no doubt the most talked-about book right now is E L James' Fifty Shades of Grey. So you've devoured the sexual history of Anastasia and Christian and loved every dominant and submissive minute. Now what? As you eagerly await the first trailer, satiate your need for more with these erotic encounters.
There's a gift you can give your partner that'll blow both your minds, bring you closer as a couple, possibly give you glimpse of spiritual enlightenment and won't cost you a penny: That's according to authors of these guides to tantric sex, an ancient sexual discipline inspired by Buddhist philosophy.
Divorce can be a painful time. Put a positive spin on things and celebrate your new life with divorce party planning tips and ideas.
Every book sends a particular message and if your partner is in the habit of gifting you reading material, you do well to learn how to decode their offerings. Here, we've broken down five kinds of messages books can send, with five examples to look forward to (or watch out for).
Since some stars' real-life stories are even steamier than what you've read about them, many share the truth about what's happened behind closed doors in these tell-all sex books. Read these memoirs to learn intimate details of their relationships, what's happened between their sheets and get their advice on how you can heat up your own love life.
From literary touchstones to no-holds-barred sex manifestoes, here are 10 conversation-starting books that can give you a leg up in the dating game.
Welcome to the class that doesn’t end…Team Lifelong Learner. Oprah says; life is one big classroom. Ladies and Gents your class is in session … You thought the last time you would be a student was when you crossed the stage and was handed a piece of paper…WRONG! Every single human being is a student; whether you embrace your lessons is a complete different story. Graduation is just the beginning of your next chapter. Look at your life as a book th