In the Weather of the Heart

The story of a marriage transformed by addiction




Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/29/2000

Recognition Programs

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 240
ISBN : 9780595146376

About the Book

"A vivid account of love and forgiveness in a marriage."

Kirkus Reviews

This riveting story of a woman whose marriage is poisoned by drug addiction reveals the devastating effect of her husband's slide into cocaine abuse, his flirtations with suicide, and the couple's difficult journey through a recovery process that saves them both.

About the Author

Valerie Monroe has been an editor at Ms., Redbook, and Parenting magazines, among others, and has written for many national publications. She lives in New York City with her husband and son.