Item description for When He Leaves: Help and Hope for Hurting Wives by Kari West & Noelle Quinn...
Overview West and Quinn emerged from the furnace of unwanted divorce to find new lives and possibilities. "When He Leaves" is warm and transparent, offering a woman-to-woman feel for kindred souls abandoned within Christian marriage.
In 1998, Kari West and Noelle Quinn gave readers their hard-won but hope-filled insights in "When He Leaves." Responding to ongoing reader requests, HarvestHouse is re-releasing this compelling, one-of-a-kind book in a new edition.
How can a woman cope...survive...and even thrive again after divorce? There are no easy answers. Kari West and Noelle Quinn offer their experience and companionship to the reader along a road she never wanted to walk as they urge her to "hang on " and...admit to the all-but-unbearable painstart to grasp God's love and acceptance at a new levelrebuild life...and learn to laugh and love again
Readers will return again and again to the deeply practical and heartfelt counsel offered by Kari and Noelle.
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Studio: Harvest House Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.7" Width: 6.28" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.72 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2005
Publisher Harvest House Publishers
ISBN 0736915869 ISBN13 9780736915861
Availability 6480 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 17, 2017 11:39.
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More About Kari West & Noelle Quinn
Kari West, author of "Dare to Trust, Dare to Hope Again, has also contributed to the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series. She speaks to women's groups and divorce-recovery groups and has been interviewed on "Focus on the Family and 100 Huntley Street. She and her second husband live in northern California. An editor and author of more that 25 books and many magazine articles, Noelle Quinn is also deeply involved in a ministry to incarcerated women. She previously worked as editor of "Virtue magazine. She has three grown daughters and lives in central Oregon.
Kari West currently resides in the state of California.
Reviews - What do customers think about When He Leaves: Help and Hope for Hurting Wives?
Empowering, Encouraging, Essential Feb 11, 2007
This book should be the FIRST book one reads when faced with the devastation of a husband leaving and cheating. It has been my source of encouragment, truth and inspiration. They identify each and every emotion that you experience and confirm that you are are NOT alone in what you are going through. They give you practical, encouraging advice/suggestions on how to work through such a painful, disappointing, humiliating experience. I look forward to reading it every day and I don't know what I'm going to do when I'm finished. I know, HEAL and press on! This book is essential in healing through the hurt and pain, the devastation and upheavel of your husband leaving/cheating and divorce!
A great resource and a blessing Nov 10, 2006
This book was an excellent resource for me at a very critical time. I have already loaned it out to another friend facing the same situation. I would recommend it to any woman who is facing the unexpected upheaval of divorce or separation. Read it slowly and digest the truths these authors share with women who are hurting but seeking God's help in this trying time.
A Healing Balm Sep 6, 2006
In my darkest hour and most crippling pain this book was like a comforting hug. These women are putting their arms around you letting you know that they understand and that you are not alone; because they've been where you are and SURVIVED.
They are unbelievably candid about their hurts & hopes for the future - while the whole time leading you to the One who is the greatest healer.
Anyone who is suffering from a seperation or divorce should have this book - you deserve it...
If you've been married for 25+ years this is THE BOOK May 23, 2006
This is the best book I've read so far since my husband left. I was married for over 30 years. I haven't read all of the books available on this subject, but this is the BEST one I've read. In fact, I'm reading it a second time. All of my feelings of betrayal, hurt, anger, shock, etc. are covered by two women who have been there, done that. So darn nice to not feel so alone in pain. Face it, if you haven't lived it you can't know how it feels. These women know.
Best book out there for an unwanted divorce Jul 28, 2005
When He Leaves was my lifesaver when I went through my divorce. My husband 'surprised' me with the news he wanted a divorce, and I was devestated. I used many sources for support, but this book was one of the best. The style it is written in is very down to earth and easy to follow, but it so on the mark with the feelings it describes. The book really goes through the different stages well, and helps the reader identify her emotional state and how to deal with it. I would highly recommend this book for women who dreamed of ever after, and had their husbands ruin that. It was my divorce 'bible'.