Release Date: May 15, 2023
About The Book:
Carolyn, a free-spirited, fiftysomething challenges herself to go on fifty dates to find a committed partner, promising herself steamy sex along the way. Winner of over 10 awards in the areas of relationships, sexuality, and inspiration, Fifty First Dates after Fifty celebrates an older woman’s sexuality and offers a positive view of dating as an enjoyable journey of self-discovery and self-love. Navigating the highs and lows of dating within the world of personal growth workshops, spiritual ceremonies, and sexual freedom, her universal quest for love becomes a sensual adventure along the way to a man who matches her spirit.
Erotic in places, funny in others, this upbeat memoir about the search for a partner in midlife provides an entertaining smorgasbord of dating ideas for any woman searching for her own Mr. Right.
About The Author:
Carolyn Lee Arnold is a writer, hiker, personal growth workshop assistant, former educational researcher, and the author of the memoir, Fifty First Dates After Fifty, which has received 10 awards in the areas of relationships, sexuality, and women’s issues and recognized for being inspirational, uplifting, and motivational. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her partner, one of her fifty dates. She blogs about dating and life and offers self-loving dating tips, dating resources, and her book at carolynleearnold.com. If you sign up for her newsletter you will get the detailed version of Carolyn’s 10 self-loving dating tips!
Sexy. Saucy. Fun… and for those of us single and over 50 … hopeful. — Melissa Harris, Author of One Pound, Twelve Ounces.
…..an inspirational dating book — Readers’ Favorite 4 stars
.. . . funny and engaging . . . I was hooked at the prologue. You will be too.”
—Wendy Newman, author of 121 First Dates
4This is no mere memoir, but a handbook on how to date the adult way, with effective communication, self-care, emotional responsibility, and joyful sexual freedom. — Robin Rinaldi, author of The Wild Oats Project
……a frolicking, often racy, memoir. —Story Circle Network
… a story so full of joy and promise and positivity, ..—a pleasure to read. — Deborah Shepherd, author of So Happy Together: A Novel
..show(s) us that finding a deep love is possible at every age. ——Sasha Cagen, author of Quirkyalone
Couldn’t put it down. Sex positive. Alternative lifestyle. I’m all about women owning their voices, choices and life experiences, and Carolyn does just that! Marcie Maxfield, author of Em’s Awful Good Fortune
Arnold provides helpful resources and real-life examples of how to live life large as a radiant sensual and sexual being. Bella Mahaya Carter, author of Raw: My Journey from Anxiety to Joy
…a sex-positive exploration of what’s possible when you know and trust yourself and what you want, and remain calm, open, and persistent in your quest for love. Bella Mahaya Carter, author of Raw: My Journey from Anxiety to Joy
In the spirit of Erica Jong’s Fear of Flying, Carolyn Arnold takes heart in hand and embarks on a quest to find a partner. Susan J. Tweit, author of Bless the Birds
a well-written, sexy, and easy-to-read memoir that would appeal to women of all ages. ..Readers Favorite
it’s a journey …of learning our true needs and having the guts and persistence—and belief in ourselves—to find the partner who loves us for exactly who we are. Susan J. Tweit, author of Bless the Birds
….Women over fifty who are dating or wanting to spice up their sex life will find solace and inspiration here. Bella Mahaya Carter, author of Raw: My Journey from Anxiety to Joy
Carolyn is such a role model for other middle-aged women—unafraid, unabashedly sensual and assertive. I love how brave and brazen she is! Julia Scheeres, Author of Jesusland and Listen Up!
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