Free Love: True Stories of Love and Lust on the Internet by Thomas Kelleher presents a collection of actual online personal ads as they originally appeared, along with the intimate stories behind them – all told in the posters’ own words, triumphs, disasters, warts and all. Experience is the best teacher, and thanks to the candid revelations of the people in this book, with stories ranging from the entertaining to the astonishing, newbies and seasoned online dating veterans alike can learn a great deal from these real-world experiences, commiserate, draw their own conclusions and decide if online dating is right for them.
FREE LOVE : True Stories of Love and Lust on the Internet by Thomas Kelleher
Nonfiction / Paperback / Illustrated/Photos / 376 pages / $19.95
Published December 2010 / East Bay Press
BISAC: SOC022000 SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
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“This book is a fascinating story of what people are looking for and why they are looking for it.” – San Francisco Book Review
“Whether you’re familiar with the world of online dating and personal ads or not, Free Love is at once fascinating, funny, insanely compelling, and at times, even sad.” – Gillian Telling, Author and Sex Columnist for Maxim Magazine
“A fascinating and very much recommended read for anyone who wants to understand the carnal value of the Internet” – Midwest Book Review
"The stories of loves and lusts lost and gained are likely to arouse your curiosity (and perhaps even other parts of your libido!)" – Lois Henderson, BookPleasures.com
"The whole topic is very, very interesting. The book is not just entertaining, but is a real guide to help people navigate through the murky waters of the massive pool of potential love online. There's so much information out there we really do need a way to distill it all down to be more manageable." – Elaina McMillan, Naked Talk Radio
"If you just want to read fascinating stories about finding love online, or want to feel a bit voyeuristic in your reading, Free Love is entertaining." – Book Reviews Weekly
"If you are planning on trying online dating, or know someone who is, Free Love is a must read! For the rest of us who are happy with our lives, it is a great book to curl up with." – Paige Lovitt for Rebecca's Reads