Campbell, Alexandra That Dangerous Age

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That Dangerous Age

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Dr Lucy Dickinson, happily married with a lovely husband and two wonderful sons, shouldn't be looking around, wondering if this is as good as it gets. But she is. When she meets beautiful, dynamic Grace, a fellow wife-and-mother in their town, the consequences of their close and powerful friendship reverberate throughout both their marriages. Compelling and beautifully written, this is the perfect read for every woman - of any age - who thinks she's reached that dangerous age...

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'Campbell is a razor-sharp commentator on modern life and aspirations.' Wendy Holden. -- You Magazine 8/9/02

'Campbell writes sensitively and entertainingly about a time of life that is tricky for everybody, and which is, more often than not, swept under the carpet.' -- The Daily Mail 19/7/02

Campbell writes sensitively and entertainingly about a time of life that is tricky for everybody, and which is, more often than not, swept under the carpet. -- Daily Mail

Deliciously thoughtful and funny. -- Penny Vincenzi

She captures the zeitgeist of the times brilliantly...funny, knowing and touching. -- She

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I wrote this book because we're bombarded with images of sex in the media, but no-one ever talks about what sex is really like in marriage. All anyone ever says, usually jokingly, is that they hardly ever have any. When you're dealing with broken nights, clingy toddlers and difficult pregnancies, that's not surprising, but when the children are a little older and less dependent, women get to reclaim their bodies back. But what then? Sex is no longer about dating and mating. If you've got Mr Right and had your children, it loses its biological purpose. But does it? The generation of women now in their 40s, 50s and 60s were the first who, collectively, grew up with the idea that they had a right to sexual satisfaction,and that it could be a positive part of a relationship rather than a duty, but in many ways, this places more pressure on the necessity to have a good sex life. If that goes wrong, is it a sign that something more fundamental is wrong with their marriage? Sometimes it may be. Lucy has to deal with all these issues, plus temptation - because when you're unhappy or worried, temptation is particularly tempting...

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