Advice from the Wisest Americans on Love, Relationships, and Marriage
Hudson Street Press
On Sale: January 11, 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
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From the author of the beloved 30 Lessons for Living
Karl Pillemer’s 30 Lessons for Living first became a hit and
then became a classic. Readers loved the sage advice and
great stories from extraordinary older Americans who shared
what they wish they had known when they were starting out.
Now, Pillemer returns with lessons on one of the mosttalked-
about parts of that book—love, relationships, and marriage.
Based on the most detailed survey of longmarried people ever
conducted, 30 Lessons for Loving shows the way to lifelong,
fulfilling relationships. The author, an internationally
renowned gerontologist at Cornell University, offers sage
advice from the oldest and wisest Americans on everything
from finding a partner, to deciding to commit, to growing
old together. Along the way, the book answers questions like
these: How do you know if the person you love is the right
one? What are the secrets for improving communication and
reducing conflict? What gets you through the major stresses
of marriage, such as child-rearing, work, money issues, and
inlaws? From interviews with 700 elders, 30 Lessons for
Loving offers unique wisdom that will enrich anyone’s
relationship life, from people searching for the right
partner to those working to keep the spark alive after
Filled with great stories, wise observations, and useful
advice, 30 Lessons for Loving is destined to become another
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