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11 March 2016

5 Little Lessons on Dating from Augusten Burroughs’ Lust & Wonder

Lust_and_WonderIn his long-awaited new memoir, Lust & Wonder, bestselling author Augusten Burroughs narrates an exploration of his  past romantic relationships, what it means to be in love, what it means to be in lust, and everything in between. Lust & Wonder is a bitterly honest account of Augusten’s romantic and intimate life, complemented by his brutally truthful, cynical, sometimes sarcastic reading, which always manages to find the humorous and hysterical in the heartbreak, rejection, confusion, and the triumphs of love. To give you a preview of the many lessons Augusten has learned through the years, we’ve selected five favorite anecdotes from the audiobook:

What not to say on the first date at dinner:

Savor the “key stage”:

When your S.O. suffers from self-absorption and a pessimistic outlook on life: 

Don’t fight about the little things, like the efficiency of Brita water filters:

If you think that your S.O. may be cheating, stalk them out on the internet:

Augusten Burroughs’ Lust & Wonder is available as an unabridged audiobook CD and digital download everywhere great audiobooks are sold on March 29!

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