Divorce is a big life-changing event that can be filled with a lot of emotions and uncertainty. Figuring out your life through and after divorce can be difficult. Here are the best books on divorce to help you sort it all out.
1. Too Good to Leave, Too Bad to Stay
If you’re not sure about whether you should go through with the divorce or not, this book is a good starting point. The author Mira Kirshenbaum poses some questions that help you face the realities of your marriage.
By reading this book, you can determine which things are acceptable or not in your marriage. And, it’ll help you stick to them to make a final decision on the future of your marriage.
2. Crazy Time: Surviving Divorce and Building a New Life
If you’ve already started the proceedings for a divorce, then you’ll need a light at the end of the tunnel. This book by Abigail Trafford gives you additional support in navigating divorce, which you’ll need on top of the legal support your attorney will give you.
3. Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead
It’s ok to have strong emotions regarding your divorce. You shouldn’t view it as a weakness, but instead, as a powerful thing. In this book by Brene Brown, you’ll learn how to harness your emotions.
4. How to Survive the Loss of a Love
You may not like your ex very much right now, but it’s hard to forget about the love and good times you had with them before.
This book is from the 1970s, but authors Peter McWilliams, Harold H. Bloomfield, and Melba Colgrove have many words of wisdom that have survived the times. This book will help you stay strong while you grieve the loss of your past love.
5. Falling Forward: A Man’s Memoir of Divorce
Many resources for divorce are geared towards women, so it can be challenging to find books that help men in crisis. This book tackles author Chris Easterly’s whole divorce process, including the affair his wife had, and his healing after the divorce.
6. Helping Your Kids Cope With Divorce the Sandcastles Way
If you and your ex have children, you might struggle with how to discuss divorce with them. This book by M. Gary Neuman gives you a variety of tools to address any issues your children may have after the divorce.
Use These Books on Divorce for Guidance
These books on divorce can be extremely useful in helping you deal with any conflicts with your soon-to-be ex-spouse.
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