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How to fall in love with anyone : a memoir in essays

Author
Catron, Mandy Len, author.
Title
How to fall in love with anyone : a memoir in essays / Mandy Len Catron.
Format
Book
Edition
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Published
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2018.
©2017
Description
xi, 238 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-238).
Contents
  • Introduction
  • The exploded star: the myth of the right person
  • The football coach and the cheerleader: what makes a good love story?
  • Coal miner's daughter: love in context
  • Girl meets boy: following love's script
  • The problem of deservingness: our American obsession with Cinderella
  • The black box: thoughts on the stories we don't tell
  • I'm willing to lie about how we met: the tyranny of meeting cute
  • Okay, honey: bad advice from good people
  • If you can fall in love with anyone, how do you choose?
  • The pleasures of ordinary devotion
  • To fall in love with anyone, do this
  • Arthur Aron's 36 questions.
Summary
In a series of candid essays, Mandy Len Catron takes a closer look at what it means to love someone, be loved, and how we present our love to the world. -- Adapted from publisher's summary.
Subject headings
Catron, Mandy Len.
Man-woman relationships.
Love.
Courtship.
Mate selection.
Genre heading
Essays.
Nonfiction.
Essays.
ISBN
9781501137457 (paperback)
150113745X (paperback)

Holdings

Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
HQ801 .C3426 2018
Location
Stacks
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