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Publisher's Summary

Everyone struggles with jealousy, but not everyone understands the risks. Left unchecked, jealousy leads to unnecessary drama, stress, and abuse. For some people it can even end an otherwise promising relationship. Even for people who understand these facts, dealing with these emotions is difficult, so jealously ends up controlling their relationship and ultimately their lives. If you forget everything else, just remember this; understanding and managing jealousy is essential if you want your relationship to thrive. I've never met anyone who enjoyed feeling jealous. Everyone would avoid it if they could. So why do most people continue to struggle? Well, sometimes our jealous patterns are so deeply rooted within us that they can be difficult to untangle without some help. So what can you do? You can take advantage of the simple techniques for understanding and managing jealousy - both in yourself and your partner. Jealously needlessly damages so many relationships, so this book is here to help you understand this devious emotion so you can take control of it!

©2016 Josephine T. Lewis (P)2016 Josephine T. Lewis

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Insensitive and unhelpful

I purchased this book as someone who is struggling with jealously that is hurting my relationship and sincerely seeking to improve myself. I found the tone of this book to be patronizing, demeaning and entirely counterproductive for anyone who is looking to this book for help with an issue that already has them feeling ashamed and weak. The author can not seem to go 20 words without referring to this book's target audience in a scolding tone as "insane" "clingy" and "ridiculous". This book reads as if it was written by a man in the 1950's rather than a woman in 2016. The amazon description of this book states it will "give you a huge toolbox for dealing with emotional struggles". I find that the content of this book offers nothing more than a lay person's advice on how to not be jealous. The money spent to read this book would have been better spent on five minuets with an actual mental health professional. I was not shocked when I searched the author's biography and found her credentials listed as a "social scientist" and "personal coach", titles people like to use when they have no actual credentials in the field they claim expertise.

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A few very good insights

A few very good insights but not much else. I enjoyed listening to the Audible version. I enjoyed the last chapter about how jealous partners should be treated. Showing compassion and trying to understand us is way more helpful I think than another book I read which stated jealous partners should be ignored and told to go deal with their jealousy by themselves. I think everyone with a partner who has ever had a problem in their life would prefer their partner's help, encouragement, and support over none at all. I think jealousy works the same way. Jealousy, like smoking, or overeating, or anxiety, is just another problem some people have. Help is better than none at all and strengthens the relationship. This book shined a light on what other books condoned: empathizing with your jealous partner.

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Getting to the point!

I thought this book was great.It seemed to teach me alot that I never would of recognized.Could have talked further into why and how to treat certain anxiety's .

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Wow

Opened my eyes wide. Thanks this is a really big help in my current situation.

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A gud first step to a life-changing transformation

The book serves as a good starting point for relationships to solve their jealousy issues. I felt that the examples could have been analyzed and deconstructed with finer details.

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Awesome guide of jealousy.

wow....fantastic book was done by a great author.If we avoid jealousy ,there will be a nice chemistry between the partners.I am very proud of the author for publishing this wonderful jealousy book.I got impressed on reading this book.Hatsoff to the author .I recommended this........

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Learning a lot from this!

The book is a good guide to understanding jealousy. Understanding what causes it makes it easier to address this feelings and be able to connect more to people without having this linger on ourselves.

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Understand and Trust Your Partner

The best book ever seen. Very happy that i got this awesome book. The author has expressed his all thoughts in a great manner. I have gifted this book audio to my friend who got married recently. Best book about Jealousy. I like to suggest it for all.

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The great author guide Jealousy.

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

yes i recommend this book to my friend and my family.The author has explained well not to be jealousy with one other.The life partners can learn more on this super guide..

What did you like best about this story?

I like this story very much.and i got inspired of such a wonderful author.

Which scene was your favorite?

I prefer husband and wife love each other rest of jealousy...it heart touched me.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

yes there a moment in the book that particularly moved me out of range....that was mind blowing.

Any additional comments?

wow...this was soo nice and useful.I Highly recommend this...

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Relationship...

I like to thank the author for presenting such a great book. i loved it very much. It express about the relationship. It gives important information about How to Understand and Trust Your Partner and Deal with Insecurity in Your Relationship. Highly recommended.