Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari – very funny, easy to read, thorough and informative about dating. The Guardian review here.
How to choose a partner by Susan Quilliam – “Drawing upon rich cultural material, psychology and her background in relationship therapy, Susan presents partner choice as a self-development journey, driving us to learn more about ourselves, about other people, about life and the way we want to live.” Buy here .
Labor of Love by Moira Weigel – History of dating – The Guardian review here.
Date-Onomics by John Birger – about the US stats on how many young datable men are out there – see here.
Sex in the Digital Age (2018) edited by Paul G Nixon & Isabel K. Düsterhöft – see here.
The All-or-Nothing Marriage by Eli Finkel – buy here.
The Seven Principles for making marriage work – John Gottman – buy here.
Dating Dilemmas: Take part in polls
What should you do if your date kisses too fast?
Should you tell a first date if they have bad breath?
I want to find out what the deal-breakers after meeting a date are for you …. It can often be things you had never thought of before, unique to one person, like an annoying habit of suddenly breaking into in a very bad Yorkshire accent or repeating themselves over and over …. (I wonder what mine are?!)