Welcome Box
Ask the Friendship Doctor

Tag: book

Friendship by the Book: My Other Ex

September 22, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
Friendship by the Book: My Other Ex

Fellow bloggers Jessica Smock and Stephanie Sprenger have co-edited a new book with first-person accounts that document the range of intense emotions experienced after a breakup between friends.

Read More

Friendship by the Book: Getting Even by Sarah Rayner

September 11, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
Friendship by the Book: Getting Even by Sarah Rayner

Getting Even, a new novel by Sarah Rayner explores how jealousy can undermine a close friendship.

Read More

Win a copy of Friendfluence, now in paperback (contest ended)

Win a copy of Friendfluence, now in paperback (contest ended)

Enter to win a copy of Carlin Flora’s book, Friendfluence: The Surprising Ways Friends Make Us Who We Are

Read More

On Sale Now: Best Friends Forever

February 13, 2013 | By | Reply Continue Reading
On Sale Now: Best Friends Forever

Best Friends Forever: Surviving a Breakup with Your Best Friend on sale at Amazon for $6.38

Read More

Friendship by the Book: Stuff Every Mom Should Know

April 5, 2012 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Many books on mothering mistakenly focus exclusively on the children. I recently tripped over a little book (143 pages crammed inside a cover with the same dimensions as a 4×6 index card) that offers a lot of wisdom, including a chapter on the importance of friendship in the lives of mothers.   Stuff Every Mom [...]

Read More

Friendship by the Book: Nine Rubies – by Mahru Ghashghaei, as told to Susan Snyder

March 25, 2012 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Nine Rubies: Broken Silence of a Daughter of Revolutionary Iran is a true story that begins nearly a century ago when Mahru’s prosperous Iranian Azari grandfather escaped the Russian Revolution in 1917, and built a comfortable life for his wife and children in Northern Iran.    The early death of her grandfather’s first wife, followed [...]

Read More

Friendship by the Book: Perfect on Paper by Janet Goss

March 15, 2012 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

This breezy new novel, Perfect on Paper by Janet Goss (Penguin New American Libary,2012) keeps the reader guessing about artist Dana Mayo’s love life until the end. Her search for Mr. Right takes many twists and turns—remaining a puzzle until the end. If you are a crossword-puzzle lover, you’ll especially love this book. The book [...]

Read More

Friendship by the Book – Memory Lake by Nancy Kyme

February 10, 2012 | By | Reply Continue Reading

A memoir of summer camp and growing up   Flies, mosquitoes, and poison ivy—even initial bouts of homesickness—make summer camp an unforgettable experience for any young camper. Nancy Kyme’s memoir, Memory Lake: The Forever Friendships of Summer (Vantage Point Books, 2011), captures those details but focuses on the special bonds of friendship and the inner [...]

Read More

Friendship by the Book – An interview with the authors of ‘Two Plus Two: Couples and their Couple Friendships’

February 3, 2012 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Think it’s hard to find a true friend? Multiply that complexity times two and try finding a couple with whom you and your partner can mesh pretty seamlessly.   Co-authored by Drs. Geoffrey Greif and Kathleen Holtz Deal, Two Plus Two: Couples and their Couple Friendships breaks new ground focusing on the relationships between couples [...]

Read More

Friendship by the Book – MWF Seeking BFF: My Yearlong Search for a New Best Friend

January 2, 2012 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

You might call Rachel Bertsche a serial dater. But that doesn’t quite capture her unique adventure. After relocating to Chicago, bereft of the strong network of friends, colleagues and familial supports she had in New York, the author spent 52 weeks prospecting for girlfriends in her search for a bestie.    She’s written a highly [...]

Read More

Visit GirlfriendSocial.com

css.php