How to Be Married

How to Be Married

What I Learned From Real Women on Five Continents About Surviving My First (really Hard) Year of Marriage

Book - 2017
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At age thirty-four, Jo Piazza got her romantic-comedy ending when she met the man of her dreams on a boat in the Galápagos Islands and was engaged three months later. But before long, Jo found herself riddled with questions. How do you make a marriage work in a world where you no longer need to be married? How does an independent, strong-willed feminist become someone's partner -- all the time? Jo Piazza writes a memoir of a real first year of marriage that will forever change the way we look at matrimony. A travel editor constantly on the move, Jo journeys to twenty countries on five continents to figure out what modern marriage means. Throughout this personal narrative, she gleans wisdom from matrilineal tribeswomen, French ladies who lunch, Orthodox Jewish moms, Swedish stay-at-home dads, polygamous warriors, and Dutch prostitutes.
Publisher: New York :, Harmony Books,, [2017]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780451495556
Branch Call Number: 306.81 PIA 2017
Characteristics: xiv, 284 pages ; 25 cm


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