This book takes a look at the challenges of maintaining sexual desire in long-term relationships. Esther Perel argues that we need to find a way to reconcile the erotic and the domestic, in order to keep our relationships exciting and fulfilling. She provides insights and advice on how to do this, based on her own professional experience as a couples therapist. This is an interesting read for anyone who wants to understand why their sex life may have lost its spark, or simply wants some fresh ideas for keeping things hot!
For who is this book for ?
This book is for people in committed relationships who are looking to reignite their sexual desire. It provides a comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by couples, and offers practical advice on how to overcome them. Esther Perel is a highly experienced therapist, so her insights come from a place of authority and expertise.
- The author has a lot of professional experience in the area of couples therapy.
- The book is filled with insightful advice and personal anecdotes.
- It offers some fresh ideas for keeping your sex life exciting!
- The book may be a little too scientific for some people’s taste.
- It could be seen as being negative towards monogamy.
- There are no images to accompany the text, which might make it difficult to visualize some of the concepts discussed.
Learn more about the author
Esther Perel is a couples therapist and author who has been working in the field for more than 30 years. She is known for her insight into human sexuality and her willingness to challenge traditional thinking about relationships. Mating in Captivity is her first book to be released in English, after having been published in 27 different languages.
“The book was an easy read and she makes some valid points. I wasn’t sure if I agreed with all of her theories, but the information is useful.”
“Mating in Captivity is an amazing book that will help couples everywhere. Esther Perel provides readers with thoughtful and sensible advice on how to maintain a healthy and fulfilling sexual relationship.”
“This is a great book if you’re looking to rekindle the romance in your relationship. Perel has a ton of insightful advice based on her professional experience as a couples therapist.”
“This book was amazing! It really opened my eyes to some of the difficulties that can arise in long-term relationships. Perel’s insights were valuable, and her writing style was both engaging and informative.”