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Women's Stuff by Kaz Cooke
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Nov 23, 2011

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Overall I liked this book. It had lots of interesting things, but I felt quite a bit was missing and there wasn't enough on everything. I felt some sections were too 'jokey' and she could've made them a bit more serious even though she is a comedic author. I would've like to have seen sections on different sorts of addictions other the 'standard' ones and also on other sorts of mental illnesses and phobias and also sections of over-sleeping, internet bullying and some other things like healing from traumatic events from childhood and anything traumatic you've experienced. Even though the book was a lot in it, there's quite a bit missing and not much on some things. What about petty things like envy and being more creative and also not being liked for being yourself by anyone? Or perhaps a section on social phobia?

I felt like so much of it could've been covered more seriously. I liked the book, but I wouldn't use it much as a reference. Still recommend to others though, as it's interesting for what it does have.

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message 1: by Kaz (new)

Kaz Cooke Thank you for your comment. Actually, all the subjects you've mentioned are in the book except over-sleeping. Please use the index to explore. For example, look up 'shy' instead of 'social phobia'. For changing your life to include more creativity, and change, see pages 731,'s a big book already, nearly 800 pages, so people interested in more specialised subsections could try the excerpted Women's Stuff ebooks or some of the websites and books by other people I recommend in the 'more info' sections. Cheers.

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