Letters to Karen Author:Charlie W. Shedd Karen Shedd is a lucky girl. When she became engaged while at college, she wrote her father for advice: "I'd like you to tell me how I can keep him loving me forever." Dr. Shedd, a minister, a father of five, and a husband for 25 years, began writing Karen a series of letters which were to become world famous. — In the short time since the collec... more »ted letters were published, over 60,000 copies of the hardcover edition have been sold. Parts of the book appeared in Readers Digest and it has become one of the most widely quoted books of our time.
"Dr. Shedd, with ease, understanding, and a mature wisdom, discusses the problems of marriage and offers advice that is temperate, practical, and above all, based on a knowledge of what real psychological and physical needs of husbands and wives are."