Booksellers Recommend: The Authentic Lover: Reclaiming Love’s Beauty and Power by Chris Hakim
Why is there so much conflict around sexuality? How does a relationship that began with joy end up feeling like a chore? Why is attraction so seldom reciprocated? And what, if anything, does online dating have to do with love?
The Authentic Lover introduces the four great enemies of love: violence, pettiness, vanity, and the partners’ reproductive agenda. This book shows how to overcome these four powerful challenges to experience true unconditional love.
Here are just a few reasons your customers will want to read The Authentic Lover and you will want to stock the book:
The Authentic Lover discusses the perennial topics of love and sex in a frank and original voice.
The book is the first to link insights of evolutionary psychology with spiritual practice.
It debunks Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus in a single end note!
If you loved The Art of Loving by Erich Fromm, you’ll love The Authentic Lover.
Short, easy to read, and practical, The Authentic Lover features memorable and challenging new ideas.
“This genuinely helpful relationship book reads smoothly and quickly, propelled by often graceful prose… Powerful, persuasive encouragement toward better and wiser loving.” — Kirkus Reviews
The Authentic Lover: Reclaiming Love’s Beauty and Power
Chris Hakim, author
204 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 softcover and ebook
ISBN: 978-0-9981553-0-2 (paperback); 978-0-9981553-1-9 (ebook)
Retail Price: $14.95 trade paperback, $6.99 ebook
Publication date: April 2017
Publisher: Wise Love Books
Book website: https://www.wiselyinlove.com
A longtime student of love and of Buddhism, Chris Hakim has lived in seven countries on three continents and has stopped at Mountain View, California for longer than usual. He is a self-taught electronics engineer and holds the degree of Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He is also the coauthor of Essentials of Tibetan Traditional Medicine.
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