Divorce Book Recommendations For Women

Divorce Book Recommendations For Women

“I used to hope that you’d bring me flowers. Now I plant my own.”  Rachel Wolchin

In the second of a series of divorce book recommendations, today’s article focuses on books written for women who are going through a divorce. If you’re a woman going through a divorce we recommend you add the following five books to your reading list.

Deal Breakers: When to Work on a Relationship and When to Walk Away by Bethany Marshall

Why this book: 

Television personality, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and author Dr. Bethan Marshall penned DEal Breakers to help women who have found themselves in marriage that is emotionally  unhealthy. Marshall shares practical guidance for starting a new, healthier chapter in their lives.

This is Not the Life I Ordered, Deborah Collins Stephens, Jackie Speier, Jan Yanehiro & Michealene Cristini Risley.

Why this book: 

In This is Not The Life I Ordered, four successful women share insights into the best way to keep your head above water as you navigate through your divorce. If you’ve ever thought to yourself, this is not what I thought my life would be like, this book is a must-read.

High Conflict Divorce for Women, Debra Doak

Why this book: 

Going through  divoce is difficult. Add a high-conflict ex-partner and the difficulty level skyrockets. While you can’t control how your ex handles the end of your marriage, youc an arm yourself with the knowledge necessary to navigate through this difficult time with dignity, grace, confidence.

Prince Charming Isn’t Coming: How Women Get Smart about Money By Barbara Huson

Why this book: 

Where is your prince charming? In fairy tale books!

Did you know that women’s income falls, on average, 41% after divorce?! That’s more than twice as much as men’s! That’s why we recommend every divorcing woman arm herself with financial knowledge. As your relationship with your spouse changes, so will your relationship with money.

Moms Moving On: Real-Life Advice on Conquering Divorce, Co-Parenting Through Conflict, and Becoming Your Best Self

Why this book:

In Moms Moving On divorce coach Michelle Dempsey-Multack shares her personal experience navigating divorce and what she did to build a new and wonderful life after divorce. In this book you’ll learn how to navigate your divorce with confidence, adjust to being a single parent, and build the life you always dreamed of.

We hope these books help empower you through the divorce process.


With over 30 years of combined experience, Jason Brodie Esq. and Joshua Friedman Esq. will guide you toward realistic goals and provide committed advocacy toward achieving them. They are known throughout South Florida for dedicated client service, tenacity, and success in complex divorce litigation involving property division, child custody, and spousal support. 


To get a better understanding of the qualities our reputation is built on, contact our office in Boca Raton to schedule your initial phone consultation (561) 392-5100

    Send Message

    Or Call Now at: 561-392-5100


    • phone 561-392-5100
    • timing Mon – Fri, 9AM – 5PM
    • email [email protected]
    • address 1675 N. Military Trail, Suite 730 Boca Raton, Florida 33486
    • Zoom consultations are available.