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Best of Ann Landers: Her Favorite Letters of All Time

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"Getting advice from Ann Landers is like chatting with a neighbor across the back fence."          
--Los Angeles Times  
                    
In a career spanning nearly half a century, Ann Landers has counseled millions of people with her comforting words, wise advice, and no-nonsense answers to some of life's most sensitive, personal, and compelling questions. Now in The
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Paperback, 421 pages
Published May 13th 1997 by Ballantine Books
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Andd Becker
Aug 21, 2012 Andd Becker rated it liked it
The book is a "compilation of columns spanning 40 years." Ann's favorite letters are included, along with her first column, October 16, 1955. Topics include relationships, parenthood, how to cope with panic attacks, rules for a happy marriage, lines guys give teenage girls, cure for hiccups, parental advice.
If you have trichotillomania (compulsive hair-pulling), there is advice in this book for you. If you have pyromania, read a letter in this book to get help.
Ann never pretends to be an expe
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Jul 25, 2015 JoAnne rated it it was amazing
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I love this book. Ann Landers was a great advice columnist. She puts it all out there and isn't afraid to own up to mistakes along the way or change with the times. Wonderful look back at her best columns.
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Esther "Eppie" Pauline Friedman Lederer and Ruth Crowley were the main writers behind the public image of Ann Landers because of their popular syndicated advice column, "Ann Landers." For about 45 years, the column was a regular feature in many newspapers across North America. People would write her letters to seek her advice concerning their personal problems, and she would publish her advice in ...more
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