Prime: Adventures and Advice on Sex, Love, and the Sensual Years
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Prime: Adventures and Advice on Sex, Love, and the Sensual Years

3.44 of 5 stars 3.44  ·  rating details  ·  34 ratings  ·  9 reviews
"Sex can be just gorgeous—and sometimes it is the most beautiful thing that can happen between a man and a woman. But don't you also think that it can be just practical? Like when you're hungry and don't want a three-course meal with wine, music, and ambience; you just want a sandwich. You don't love the sandwich. You don't hate the sandwich. You just want to eat the sandw
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published June 26th 2007 by William Morrow
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* A mix of juice and pulp*

can imagine readers having one of two reactions to this book: being enthralled and captivated by the juicy stories of Pepper's dating life, or being annoyed and perplexed by her (variation-on-an-alpha-male-theme) dating dramas. And, yes, I had both of these reactions as I read the book.

Although at times this book did seem to be a collection of Pepper's journal entries appended with a dose of advice and explanations, the stories make for a stimulating (but, not in the...more
Lissa Carlson
In a society that's quick to make women believe they'll literally "dry up" by a certain age, one that provides a fair amount of negativity regarding the process of menopause, it's reassuring to hear a woman suggest it's possible to sustain and even encourage lifelong sexuality.
A well-written book by a sex researcher who re-enters the dating world in her 50s. She tells personal stories of her adventures, and then concludes each chapter with the professional and personal conclusions she can draw from each episode. While I'm not in such a stage in my life, I would like to see and enjoy the years past middle-age, so I'm glad a smart woman can have some fun.
A non jarring look at a sociologist's detailed sexual activities, while looking for a long term love. Not within a spiritual framework and very little mention of sexually transmitted diseases or dangers of casual sex. Expouses casual sex for women and tells how to do it as she learns to do it herself.
interesting read, just not sure that it really provides much in the way of practical advice. one to skim through and pass on to a friend.
brash, bold, and useful. just what I remember about her, from being on a panel with Pepper Schwartz many years ago.
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Amazing Read! Pepper Schwartz is funny, articulate and thought provoking!
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