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The widow's guide to sex and dating

Equal parts The Widow's Guide to Sex and Dating is Carole Radziwill's deliciously smart comedy about a famously widowed young New Yorker hell-bent on recapturing a kind of passionate love she never really had Claire Byrne is a quirky and glamorous 34-year-old Manhattanite and the wife of a famous, slightly older man.

There, those are all the nice things I have to say. This doesn't make her relatable or human or flawed, it just makes her supremely selfish and unlikeable.

Underneath the fictional story, she also addressed what I suspect are some timeless truths of dealing with being widowed.

I recognized some of what she discussed from talks I had with my mother and she was widowed almost sixty years ago now. Having been involved in this discussion of #Bookgate today, made me particularly sensitive to what Carole said about writing and how she feels about it.

Few things actually happen in this book -- and those that do are telegraphed so far in advance that you spend several chapters aware of and waiting (with increasing On the plus side, I think Carole Radziwill writes beautifully.

Few things actually happen in this book -- and those that do are telegraphed so far in advance that you spend several chapters aware of and waiting (with increasing impatience) for the inevitable.

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  1. She wrote a monthly column for Glamour magazine called “Lunch Date” and wrote The Widow's Guide to Sex & Dating, which was optioned by.

  2. Real Housewife Carole Radziwill on The Widow's Guide to Sex and Dating. By. Alexandra Owens. February 27, 2014. The Real Housewives of New York isn't.

  3. New York Times Best-Selling Author and former journalist, Carole Radziwill, visited the KCAL9 studios Friday to talk about her new book.

  4. The memoir would mark Carole's third release; she also penned the 2015 novel, The Widow's Guide to Sex and Dating A Novel. CR embed.

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