Item description for My Beautiful Broken Shell: Words of Hope to Refresh the Soul by Carol Hamblet Adams & D. Morgan...
Overview The bestselling reflection on God's comfort for those buffeted by life's storms is now packaged with exquisite watercolor illustrations that summon the sounds, swells, and smells of the ocean.
Already a bestseller with more than 100,000 copies sold, Adams' comforting words are now accompanied by D. Morgan's exquisite watercolors that summon the very sounds and scents of the ocean. Words of wisdom and peaceful images bring encouragement to those buffeted by life's storms.
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Studio: Harvest House Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.1" Width: 7.2" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.55 lbs.
Release Date Mar 15, 2002
Publisher Harvest House Publishers
ISBN 0736908706 ISBN13 9780736908702
Availability 34 units. Availability accurate as of Mar 30, 2017 06:36.
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More About Carol Hamblet Adams & D. Morgan
Carol Hamblet Adams is the author of the beloved book of comfort, My Beautiful Broken Shell (more than 170,000 copies sold). Carol gives keynote addresses to youth and adult audiences on self-esteem, personal growth, keeping the fun in life and pursuing dreams. She is a member of the National Speakers Association and is a US Masters competitive swimmer.
Bestselling artist D. Morgan's inspirational art and verse are featured in galleries and gift shops throughout the world, and her creative style has delighted many in My Beautiful Broken Shell and A Light for the Journey. She studied formally at the High Museum School of Art in Atlanta but credits her father as her most influential teacher. Doris and her husband make their home in Georgia.
Reviews - What do customers think about My Beautiful Broken Shell?
Incredible! Feb 19, 2006
This book was given to me when my husband passed away. I read it and was comforted. However, it was not until I re-read it a year later, that I really understood it! Needless to say, i ordered several copies for my sons and friends who have lost partners. This book made me realize that it was ok to "be a broken shell".
A unique way to express compassion Sep 29, 2005
There are few books or cards that adequately express compassion to people who have endured or are experiencing tragic loss. This small, beautiful book offers genuine words that express the honesty of heartbreak as well as the hope of healing. I received it as a gift when a loved one died suddenly, and I have purchased several for friends who are struggling with grief. This book would also be appropriate for someone who has any type of loss, such as shattered hopes or expectations.
A Book to be shared! Nov 6, 2001
When I wanted to share this wonderful little book with the women from my church I put together a program. I found about 20 pictures of the sea that I have taken and the same number of shells ( some broken ) I presented it like the books of our chilhood. As I read the book out loud I would, on occassion, say "pass" and they would pass the picture and the shell to the person next to them. That way they were able to visit the sea and feel the book as well as hear it. I have given many copies away. It is a great source of inspiration. My suggestion would be; share it!
Inner Peace Sep 23, 2000
After losing my 12 year old son, my soul felt lost. I happened upon this beautiful book in a card store and felt drawn to it. Not only did I feel a connection of being "broken" but my son was a "special needs child" and I saw such an appreciation of seeing the beauty in everything - especially the broken. The original book has long since been given away, as was the second one I purchased. I still long to be able to just pick it up and rekindle my appreciation of where I am.
great book to share with a hurting friend for comfort Aug 22, 2000
I think this book is a great tool for hurting hearts. I am an R.N. and have a calling to comfort people. Sometimes it is hard to find the words but Carol so beautifully enables the reader to feel the pain and hopefully start breaking down barriers to start the healing process.I have a neighbor now disabled from M.S. have promised her I would visit and have tea. I have to admit I was apprehensive about going. I am now looking forward to our visit and sharing My beautiful Broken Shell.Thank you Carol for sharing with us so we can also share.God bless your work.