5 Books To Read When You Have A Broken Heart

By | 13th June 2017

Books to read when you have a broken heart:

It’s very difficult to get over the memories of the person you loved the most. The time you spent together, the places you’ve been together and all the moments, are priceless. But sometimes we don’t get what we want and that’s called life. Circumstances and sometimes ego also ruin our life & when we realise that, it’s too late. 

“Everyone has a story 

Everyone has gone through something 

that has changed them”

And if you’re going through these circumstances then it’s better to accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will and for that, these books will surely help you.

books to read when you have a broken heart

Happy Reading 🙂

1. Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler & Maira Kalman


I’m telling you why we broke up, Ed. I’m writing it in this letter, the whole truth of why it happened.

This break-up story has a nice premise. Actually, when you break-up with someone you usually see the good things. After a while, you can see the little details that were wrong but no wonder things ended and that is what this book is about. It’s like a letter to Min ( the girl) by Ed (boy) explaining the causes of theirs breakup. This book may inspire you to write your love story. If that happens, please leave a link to that book below in the comment section. We would love to read your story. 

2. Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed

Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar falls in the genre of memoir, self-help and an advice column. But it is way more than a self-help book, written with heart, wisdom and empathy. This is a book to keep on your bedside table for inspiration and as a reminder that life & love can be so beautiful. Award winner Cheryl Strayed has written four books and her writing is widely published in national anthologies.

3. The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls


This is also a memoir of the author. This book is basically about complex and conflicting thoughts about her parents and her childhood & story about a young girl who loves her family, though her father was an alcoholic and her mother had a selfish behaviour but she still loves her parents. She remembers her father as an intelligent man and her mother as a spirited artist. This book is a beautifully written emotional read full of dark and happy times.

4. Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald


This is a hard but necessary book to read. The author of this book has written four novels and this was his last book. He has also written the all-time best The Great Gatsby. It was written at the dark time of his life because his father had recently died and his wife had been committed to a psychiatric institution in Switzerland. In writing this novel he liberally used material from his life. His relationship with Zelda (his wife) their life together in France. Though he was indulged in alcoholism but, it hasn’t affected the beauty of this book.

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