Going through a breakup? Sorry to hear it. While nothing beats the company of true friends and time, here are some books that could help you pass through this difficult time.
Denial Stage – Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler and Maira Kalman
Why We Broke Up tells the story of two high school students ending their relationship, with the girl writing the boy a letter reflecting on their breakup. Focusing on each item that meant something in the relationship, reflecting their progress — from the early days to the final moments.
Grieving Stage – This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz
A collection of short stories by “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” author Junot Diaz, this is an anthology of inter-related narratives that navigate into the world of men and infidelity in their relationships, with some hard-thought realizations in the end.
Moving On Stage – Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
A memoir by author Elizabeth Gilbert, this is an account of Elizabeth’s experiences while going through a difficult divorce, entering a rebound relationship that failed, and finding herself by travelling around the world. Best for healing hearts and for those that seek to find themselves again.
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