Big Big Love: A Sex and Relationships Guide for People of Size (And Those Who Love Them)

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Ten Speed Press, 2011 - Self-Help - 223 pages
Love, Romance, and Great Big Sexuality for Everyone
Big Big Loveis the only one-stop-shopping handbook on relationships, sexuality, and big sexy confidence for people of all genders, sizes, and sexual orientations who know that a fantastic love life doesn’t necessarily have anything to do with the number on the bathroom scale. Covering everything from dating to sex toys to getting on top, this guide also features tips on navigating tricky topics like making peace with your belly, coping with weight-related prejudice, and creating a happy, satisfying sex life in a culture where no body is ever perfect enough.
This freshly illustrated update of the 2000 cult classic features new interviews with body-acceptance activists, health coaches, psychologists, and more, plus hundreds of quotes from fat folks and those who love them selected from a survey conducted exclusively for the book. From taking your clothes off to BDSM to fat admiration to tips for successful long-term relationships,Big Big Love’s savvy, sane advice can help you tackle every hot-button issue you may confront in the bedroom and in love.

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I ordered this book online, which meant I never had a chance to thumb through it before buying it. If I had, I wouldn't have bought it since it wasn't what I expected (and was trying to obtain). The ... Read full review

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This is a no nonsense guide for larger people and their lovers. The book focuses on personal issues and limitations people of size face during the most intimate moments of their lives. Highly recommended for anyone of size or anyone who loves someone of size. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Hanne Blank is the writer or editor of six books about sex, bodies, and culture. Her work has been featured in Penthouse, Lilith, Bitch, and more. She has been interviewed on National Public Radio and BBC 4, spoken at numerous campuses and conferences, and taught at Brandeis and Tufts universities. She lives with her partner of fifteen years in Baltimore, Maryland.

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