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Selected Readings on Older Women and Younger Men


part1 Confessions of a Younger Lover
Why every man should be a younger lover

Part IIThe Woman's Guide to Younger Men
How to find a younger soulmate
part III The Zen of Older Women & Younger Men
Are you ready for a younger man?
   Quiz #1: Is There a Younger Man in Your Future?
Quiz #2: Is He the Right Younger Man for You?
Quiz #3: For Men Only: Are You a "Younger Man"


Felicia Brings and Susan Winter, Older Women, Younger Men: New Options for Love and Romance, (Far Hills, New Horizon Press, 2000).

Collete, Cheri and The Last of Cheri, (New York, Ballantine Books, 1988).

Sara Davidson, Cowboy, A Love Story, (New York, Cliff Street Books/HarperCollins Publishers, 1999).

Arlene Derenski and Sally B. Landsburg, The Age Taboo: Older Women-Younger Men Relationships, (Boston-Toronto, Little, Brown and Company, 1981).

Gustave Flaubert, Sentimental Education, (London, Penguin Books, 1964).

Mavis Gallant, The Affair of Gabrielle Russier, (New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1971).

Valerie Gibson, Younger Men: How to Find Them, Date Them, Mate Them & Marry Them, (New York, S.P.I. Books, 1994).

Maurice Goudeket, Close to Colette: An Intimate Portrait of a Woman of Genius, (New York, Farrar, Straus and Company, 1957).

Dianne Highbridge, A Much Younger Man, (New York, Soho Press Inc., 1998).

Victoria Houston, Loving a Younger Man: How Women Are Finding and Enjoying a Better Relationship, (New York, Pocket Books, 1987).

John Irving, A Widow for One Year, (New York, The Ballantine Publishing Group, 1998).

Erica Jong, How to Save Your Own Life, (New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1977).

Erica Jong, Parachutes & Kisses, (New York, New American Library/Signet, 1984).

Barbara Lovenheim, Beating the Marriage Odds When You Are Smart, Single, and Over 35, (New York, William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1990).

Terry McMillan, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, (New York, Penguin Putnam Inc., 1996).

Jane Porter, flirting with forty, (5 Spot, New York, 2006).

Helena Hacker Rosenberg, How to Get Married After 35: A Game Plan for Love, (New York, HarperCollins Publishers, 1998).

Jane Seskin and Bette Ziegler, Older Women/Younger Men, (Garden City, Anchor Press, 1979).

LaVyrle Spencer, Family Blessings, (New York, Jove Books, 1995).

Joyce Sunila, The New Lovers: Younger Men/Older Women, (New York, Ballantine Books, 1998).

Stephen Vizinczey, In Praise of Older Women, (Chicago, The University of Chicago Press, 1990).


T.J. Banes, "Younger men, older women," The Indianapolis Star, (September 9, 2003).

Sarah Bernard, "The New Mrs. Robinsons," New York, (July 29-August 5, 2002).

Sid Burston, "Me and My Older Lady," Essence, (August, 1993).

Bebe Moore Cambell, "Breaking the Age Taboo: Pros and Cons of Loving a Man Younger Than You," Essence, (February, 1987).

Vera H-C Chan, "Age Defiance," The Mercury News, (September 26, 2003).

David Crary, "Generation gap? Older women dating younger men," Chicago Sun-Times, (September 29, 2003).

Jackie Collins, "The allure of the younger man," Harper's Bazaar, (September, 1983).

Pamela Des Barres, "Momma's Got a Brand New Bag," Los Angeles Magazine, Vol. 55, No. 39, (September, 1993).

Mary Garner Ganske, "I married a younger man," McCalls, (June, 1996).

Debora Gimelson, "Pumped Up," The New York Times Magazine, (June 27, 1993).

Dianne Hales, "Older Woman, Younger Man," Parade Magazine, (March 19, 2000).

Jan Hoffman, "On Lust, Liaisons and Laws," The New York Times, (October 23, 1994).

Ann Jones, "Younger Men," Harper's Bazaar, Vol. 119, (August, 1986).

Cheryl Lavin, "When she's older: Vive la age difference!" Chicago tribune, (January 12, 1994).

Michael Leahy, "50-Plus Women With Younger Men: Entering a New Age of Freedom," Choices for Retirement Living, (April, 1993).

Barbara Lovenheim, "Older Women, Younger Men (And We Don't Just Mean Cher...)" New York, (December 17, 1990).

Douglas C. Lyons, "Why Some Younger Men Prefer Older Women," Ebony, (March, 1993).

Lynn Norment, "What's Behind the Older Woman-Younger Man trend?" Ebony, (May, 1992).

Lynn Snowden Picket, "In Praise of Younger Men," The Oprah Magazine, (October, 2003).

Anita Randall, "Loving a Younger Man," Essence, (April, 1991).

Laura B. Randolph, "Older Women, Younger Men," Ebony, (May, 1988).

Robert Seidenberg, MD, "Older Women and Younger Men," Sexual Behavior, (April, 1992).

Gail Sheehy, "New Passages," U.S. News and World Report, Vol. 118 (June 12, 1995).

Constance L. Shehan and Felix M. Bernardo, "Women in Age-Discrepant Marriages," Journal of Family Issues, Vol. 12, Issue 3, (September, 1991).

Corky Simaszko, "Here's lookin' at you kid!" New York Daily News, (September 29, 2003).

Lorin Smith, "Say, Brother." Essence, (July, 1987).

Anastsia Toufexis, "Season of Autumn-Summer Love," Time, (November 30, 1987).

Lolly Winston, "Married to a younger man," New Woman, (February, 1999).