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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

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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

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Friendship by the Book: Falling Together by Marisa de los Santos

November 4, 2011 | By | Reply Continue Reading

"…My friendships in college and graduate school rank among the most intense of my life, and I think this is the case with a lot of people," says Marisa de los Santos, author of the recently released novel Falling Apart (William Morrow, 2011).   "You want so much to be truly and thoroughly known and [...]

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With Friends Like These: Book Giveaway and Q & A with Author Sally Koslow

August 29, 2011 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

Sally Koslow’s witty and wise novel, With Friends Like These, just came out in paperback. The story focuses on an important friendship theme, disappointment and forgiveness among friends.   If you would like to win two copies of the book — one for you and one for a friend — post your own story about [...]

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