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Act like a Lady, Think like a Man Audiobook

Act like a Lady, Think like a Man: What Men Really Think About Love, Relationships, Intimacy, and Commitment

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Publisher's Summary

An International best seller

With translations in more than thirty languages, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man is the definitive relationship guide for women.

Steve Harvey can't count the number of impressive women he's met over the years-the many incredible women who can run a business, have three kids, maintain a household in tiptop shape, and chair a church group all at the same time. So, when it comes to relationships, why can't these same women figure out what makes men commit? According to Steve, it's because they're asking other women for advice when they should be going directly to the source. In this expanded edition, Steve includes an added section of all new advice, with tips on dealing with your partner's exes, spicing up your relationship, ensuring you're ready for that walk down the aisle, and much more.

Sometimes funny, often unflinchingly direct, but always truthful, Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man is a book you must listen to if you want to understand how men think when it comes to relationships, intimacy, and love.

©2009, 2014 Steve Harvey (P)2015 HarperCollins Publishers

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    J Small Uxbridge, Middlesex United Kingdom 16/09/2015
    J Small Uxbridge, Middlesex United Kingdom 16/09/2015 Member Since 2015
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    "Steve Harvey needs to narrate his own books"
    Is there anything you would change about this book?

    With a character as big as his, anyone else reading it is just going to sound second rate so, although we've got a lot of use out of the book the fact is the man needs to narrate his own book. The content has been good for debate though.


    What did you like best about this story?

    Controversial topic


    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    He isn't Steve Harvey and no one can conjure up that character so anyone else reading it detracts from the book; it needs to be read with the braggadocio that he carries.


    Did Act like a Lady, Think like a Man inspire you to do anything?

    Had lots of debates with the girls in the nail salon over this one


    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Martina Dvorakova 15/09/2016 Member Since 2015

    I like reading and spend too much time engaging in activities that busy my hands, not my mind. Audible is a godsent.

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    "Good fun! "

    A light-hearted, refreshing view on things. Not a piece of work one would promote to Bible status but it made me laugh in some chapters and look at things from a new perspective in others.

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    Amazon Customer 08/09/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "Good book"
    What made the experience of listening to Act like a Lady, Think like a Man the most enjoyable?

    The voice was nice to listen to and the story line was interesting


    What does Mike Hodge bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

    He reads the story well. Makes it entertaining


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Vivinne03 31/08/2016
    Vivinne03 31/08/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "must read"

    such a great book, my understanding of men has totally changed and standards have risen

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    Moriam. O. Baruwa 22/04/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "I wish this book was placed in my hands 13year ago"

    I love the humour in this book. it encompasses knowledge all women should know. Narrator was great and enjoyed listening.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Kathy-Ann 17/04/2016
    Kathy-Ann 17/04/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "So good"

    This helped a lot , makes you think of what you really want in your man!

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    Mrs E. Whapshott 01/12/2015 Member Since 2015
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    "Entertaining and helpful!"

    I loved listening to this book! This book IS helpful! I have a friend currently being used by men and I have recommended that she gets this book as honestly ladies, there is soooo much truth in what this man says! I know this from how my boyfriend treats and respects me, and from thinking back to other relationships where I was not treated as well, and now I know why, and what I would have done differently having listened to the book to change the man faster and NOT my behaviour.
    Give this book a go, I have never written such a glowing report on a book, so please don't think twice, listen and enjoy, but most of all learn, and respect your boundaries.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Caroline 11/11/2015
    Caroline 11/11/2015
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    "Surprisingly informative"

    Liked the Insite in to how men think

    Great for single woman/ early dating

    Worth the read .

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Ms 11/06/2015
    Ms 11/06/2015 Member Since 2013
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    "Enjoyable"

    Clear and to the point. Not a difficult listen. Waited s long time and it was worth the wait.

    An opportunity to understand the other gender a little better.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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  • Richard Schaaf
    Dickinson, USA
    24/05/15
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    "Overall it was very informative"

    I'm a man reading this book. was recommended by a friend. At first I was thrown by the title but, after the first chapter the insight helped explain some of my own hang ups about why I hadn't found a good woman yet. some of the content was not for me and that was to be expected.
    the standards to hold others by and how to quickly identify what others are looking for was not exclusive to the male gender. I would recommend this to all who have found and wasted time on someone (whom you've always known deep down) that was not really giving themselves to your relationship.

    I identified with both sides of the stories in this book, I gave my love to someone that always knew I was never the one and couldn't admit it to herself, or was simply just using me until my usefulness went away. on the otherside I have given time away on those looking for a quick hook up and wanted more after. Now with the help of this book I will use the tests set up to identify who is looking for love and who is looking for love "tonight".

    ......recommend to Men by a man if you want love and are not sure why you haven't fallen in love yet!



    26 of 30 people found this review helpful
  • R. Metzelar
    Miami, Florida
    14/07/16
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    "Blegch... Avoid "

    Not the revolutionary eye-opener many purported it to be. Just a lot of common sense tempered with a load of antiquated advice. Save yourself six hours; book sums up like this: just be Donna Reed, but also a closet nymphomaniac, and make sure to have the patience of a saint, but, you know, have standards and stand up for yourself because you're strong, except don't expect men to talk because they're simple, and -- whatever you do -- don't ice a man out for more than a few days, otherwise he'll cheat and it'll be your fault because he can't help it. Never met an actual man as gross as the supposed 'Everyman' Harvey describes.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    14/03/16
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    "Insightful look into the minds of men"

    Although I might agree with all the opinions and what not expressed in this book it did open my eyes a bit to how I could improve my relationship with my partner. Things that seem normal or logical to us women might be totally different in a man's mind. Things I learned in this book that I have already applied in my own relationship have given positive reactions so I look forward to using this reference more in my life. I hope others in a similar situation as I am will also use this and be successful with it.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Stephanie
    14/06/16
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    "Poorly Written, Uneducated Views"
    This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

    This book is extremely geared towards the African American community, which is great for that demographic - but not for me.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Steve Harvey again?

    Maybe if it wasn't serious. My opinion changed about him after listening to some of this, I stopped less than halfway through. That's how bad of a listen this was.


    Any additional comments?

    Poorly written. Sorry, maybe I'm just traditional - but this book basically blames women for men cheating. Multiple times he says that it's because women don't give them "the cookie" regularly enough and that it's natural for men to cheat. Sure, it may be an evolutionary tendency for men to seek sex - but here's an idea, WOMEN ENJOY SEX TOO. Also, this is coming from a man who has openly admitted to cheating on his wife. It's not our job to initiate sex all of the time. If you're in a solid relationship, both partners will initiate sex and work together on maintaining intimacy. Overall, if you're a loyal woman that respects yourself and respects the loyal man you're with - this will be a bad choice for you. As mentioned before, I had to stop it after about 2 hours. Sorry Steve Harvey, you should stick to being funny.

    10 of 12 people found this review helpful
  • Arisay Martinez
    15/06/15
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    "A book that teaches you to be sublime"

    Maybe I am too independent, maybe I am not that old fashion, but this book is basically telling you, suck it up, please your man, compliment you man, do things for your man, because for him to feel a man you must do all this things. Worse book I have ever read.

    24 of 30 people found this review helpful
  • Brynn
    29/06/15
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    "Wasted my time"

    I didn't really learn much and the majority of what was in the book had nothing to do with my relationship. Waste of time.

    8 of 10 people found this review helpful
  • Christina
    12/06/15
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    "Satisfied Customer "

    Very informative and encouraging words from Steve Harvey. I loved the depth of insight and all of the tips.

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Kalesha
    07/06/15
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    "Very insightful"

    A must read for all those who are in a committed relationship. Will make relationships/marriages so much more easy.

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Katerina
    19/12/15
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    "Sexist and 1950s..."

    There are some advices which you can consider useful, but it not any unique for this only book. At large it is very sexist and really, really old fashioned. Also it clearly represents the authors cultural back ground. If you consider your self a educated women of 21 century and especially do not share the author's cultural background- do not waste your time on this book. There are other books you better read "How to get the guy" by Matthew Hussey, or to "Date the man, you must understand a man" by Gregg Michaelsen

    15 of 20 people found this review helpful
  • Arleatha R Camper
    23/06/15
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    "Loved it!"

    A very clean and precise account of relationships. Very easy to listen to relate to and very easy to do.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful

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