For Young Women Only: What You Need to Know about How Guys Think

For Young Women Only: What You Need to Know about How Guys Think

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by Shaunti Feldhahn, Lisa Author Rice
     
 

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Why are guys so weird? Unravel the mystery. A national scientific survey and in-depth personal interviews give you an unprecedented look inside the teenage male mind.

 

Discover how:

He’d be perfectly fine if he was loved by few and hated by many…as long as he was respected by all

His ego is the size of Africa (but so are his

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Overview

Why are guys so weird? Unravel the mystery. A national scientific survey and in-depth personal interviews give you an unprecedented look inside the teenage male mind.

 

Discover how:

He’d be perfectly fine if he was loved by few and hated by many…as long as he was respected by all

His ego is the size of Africa (but so are his insecurities)

He hides his real feelings under a tough exterior

He’s magnetized by pretty girls–but also wants to find a diamond in the rough

He actually does want to marry a virgin

He just wants you to be yourself.

 

It’s the inside scoop you’ve been waiting for! You’ll come to not only understand him, but also know what he might really be thinking about you.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"Shanti Feldhahn’s perky voice is ideal for the target audience of this guide to the inner lives of young men: teen girls. Through surveys and discussions with 15-to-20-year-old men, she and her co-author found that they care less about getting love and affection than about being respected for their competence, reliability, and moral strength. Their insecurities and fear of being judged are typically masked by overconfidence, humor, bravado, or “faking it”—coping mechanisms that make life difficult for young women trying to understand them. The authors’ advice on sex and the importance of developing inner and outer beauty is culturally attuned. With its eye-opening insights and steady encouragement to teens to take more control of their lives, this is a heartfelt and important audio resource." 
T.W. © AudioFile Portland, Maine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598592856
Publisher:
Oasis Audio
Publication date:
10/12/2007
Edition description:
Unabridged
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 5.70(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

Shaunti Feldhahn is a bestselling author, nationally-syndicated newspaper columnist, and public speaker.  She earned her master's degree at Harvard University, but instead of working on Wall Street as she once did, today she uses her analytical skills to figure out what makes guys tick.

 

Lisa A. Rice is the associate editor of Christian Living magazine, the mother of two teenage girls, and an experienced screenwriter and producer with her husband, Eric, at the Atlanta-based 44 Films.

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For Young Women Only: What You Need to Know about How Guys Think 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 19 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
At first i thought this book was silly. 'what guys think.' Then i sat down and read it with a female teenage friend of mine who had received it as a gift. The book is exactly what 99% of CHRISTIAN guys want to say to girls. I've been telling my female friends to get this book ever since. I tell them that it will help them both in personal relationships and also in youth ministry.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is an excellent book!!!! It gives great insight into the way young mens minds work! It is very insightful! It is a great way for girls to understand the way boys think. Having this insight helps in relationships, because you can understand what boys are thinking and why they act the way they do. It also helps girls to know how their own behavior makes boys act in a certain way. If you want "inside the mind of a boy", then read this book! I have bought many of these and pass them out to my daughters friends when they are struggling in relationships. It's a real eye opener! They also make a version "For Young Men Only". I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS BOOK!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book changed me! I behave differently and boys seem to enjoy my presence a lot more than before. It also motivated mme to take better care of myself because im looking to pursue my first relationship. This is a must read fot every girl!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
These ladies get deep into a young guys mindset to make dating an easier process and help girls avoid some of the landmines out there.
TeensReadToo More than 1 year ago
The authors of FOR YOUNG WOMEN ONLY, Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice, have done an amazing job!

They took surveys of guys ages fifteen to twenty, with questions about dating, relationships, and sex -- and the book is what the guys had to say. All of the survey answers are in it, as well as quotes from the boys when they met in groups to talk.

If you are a teen girl wondering what guys are thinking about then this is the book for you. (I think every woman in America wants to understand the complicated minds of guys.) There are many subjects covered, including how men hide their feelings under a tough exterior and how a guy wants to find a diamond in the rough, not someone who comes off as perfect.

I really enjoyed this book because not only is it insightful but it's also kind of funny. There are things that I will now do differently around guys because of reading this book. I only wish that guys could just tell girls what they were thinking -- but of course things have to be difficult!
Guest More than 1 year ago
The authors of FOR YOUNG WOMEN ONLY, Shaunti Feldhahn and Lisa A. Rice, have done an amazing job! They took surveys of guys ages fifteen to twenty, with questions about dating, relationships, and sex -- and the book is what the guys had to say. All of the survey answers are in it, as well as quotes from the boys when they met in groups to talk. If you are a teen girl wondering what guys are thinking about then this is the book for you. (I think every woman in America wants to understand the complicated minds of guys.) There are many subjects covered, including how men hide their feelings under a tough exterior and how a guy wants to find a diamond in the rough, not someone who comes off as perfect. I really enjoyed this book because not only is it insightful but it's also kind of funny. There are things that I will now do differently around guys because of reading this book. I only wish that guys could just tell girls what they were thinking -- but of course things have to be difficult! **Reviewed by: Taylor Rector
Guest More than 1 year ago
I was really struggling with understanding what a Christian guy is looking for in a Christian girl. This book answered that question and many more. It really opened my eyes to how guys function and think and it showed me several mistakes that I have made. Every girl should read this, Chirstian or non. The best thing about the book is that it is based on what the guys themselves said. Some of the information is difficult to hear, but girls need to hear and understand it!
Guest More than 1 year ago
My friends were using this book in a bible study group about modesty and it worked out great! I loved it and that is why I'm going today to get one for myself!
Guest More than 1 year ago
What gives credibility to this book is the fact that it is based on survey results from teen boys who were bold enough to be truthful. It might not be what girls want to hear but they need to and should listen. Good solid writing about how guys think and what guys really look for in girls. It is counter-culture in that it does not reflect the current media/pop-culture regarding how teen girls should be and act. A very important book for girls to read who truly want to be in a relationship that has integrity.
Guest More than 1 year ago
My parents got me this after they read the back 'Why are guys so weird?' So I read it in one day and loved it! It explanes everything a girl needs to know about what goes on in a guys head. I think every teen girl should read it.
Anonymous 10 months ago
This talks about boys as if they are all the same. They're not. Also, I understand that some young women will find this useful, but I find it's impact to be terribly patriarchical. Several young women have posted comments saying things like nnow they know hotw to behave around boys in order to put them at easy - as if women should be bending over backwards to accomidate for males. VERY cisnormative, heteronormative, stereotypical and antifemenist
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#stereotypes
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