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Cousins: A Unique and Powerful Bond

The book discusses all aspects of cousin relationships and doesn't shy away from the taboos surrounding sexual attraction, abuse, and cousin marriage. It includes celebrity interviews and famous cousins in history.

"An entertaining study of this rarely examined form of kinship."
--Publisher's Weekly

"Highly accessible...well-researched."

"Superbly written, fascinating and compassionate...A must for anyone interested in family dynamics."
--Dr. Theodore Isaac Rubin

Selected Works

A Country Place: It's Far From Paradise
The Home Section, The New York Times
Have Cell Phone, Will Travel
New Yorker's Diary, The New York Observer
Life Is Judi-Ful On 94th Street
New Yorkers Diary, The New York Observer
Lost Car: Panic. Ire. Joy. Resignation.
The City, The New York Times
Upstairs, Downstairs, Upstairs
City Section, The New York Times
A 'Thwack' Is Not Enough
New York Forum, New York Newsday
In Defense of Christmas Letters
Newsday, New York Edition
Being Counted
The Christian Science Monitor
Kissing Cousins, The Unsung Relatives
Private Life, MS Magazine
Family Dis-chord
Musical America
The Life of a Real Girl, A True Story
"A compelling valediction to a tormented anorexic adolescence...Candid, witty and intensely moving."
London Times
Cousins: A Unique and Powerful Bond
Cousins provides the first in-depth look at the richness and variety of cousin relationships.

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