What We Do for Love by Ilene Beckerman

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Looking for love isn't easy, and it's never what you expect. WHAT WE DO FOR LOVE is a reminder of how true that is. Unlucky in love herself, "Gingy" Beckerman shows us there is always reason to keep trying. "Recaptures in words and line drawings young love in all its glorious agony and possibility."--Glamour; "Charmingly written and illustrated . . . this savory little truffle turns out to be surprisingly poignant, laced with the bitter, the rueful, and the sweet." --Good Housekeeping; "This book would make a perfect gift from a woman to her best woman friend."--Chattanooga Free Press. A BOOK-OF-THE-MONTH CLUB selection.

About Ilene Beckerman

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Ilene Beckerman was nearly sixty when she began herwriting career. Her articles have appeared in many places, including the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and Ladies Home Journal; she has judged a People magazines Best and Worst Dressed issue; and her books have been translated into German, Japanese, French, and Portuguese. She travels the country giving her funny and wise talks to large audiences. Sometimes, she says, I feel like Grandma Moses she didnt start until latein life either but I try not to look like her.
Published January 10, 1997 by Algonquin Books. 144 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self Help, Romance, Parenting & Relationships. Non-fiction

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