Marriage Books

A Listmania! list by Alan Ray "marriage coach" (Camas, WA USA)
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The list author says: "The following books provide significant insight into the nature of marital relationships and provide a good background for coaching couples."
Desperate Marriages: Moving Toward Hope and Healing in Your Relationship
1.  Desperate Marriages: Moving Toward Hope and Healing in Your Relationship by Gary D Chapman
The list author says:
  "A great resource that presents 4 myths and 6 principles for restoring any marriage.  Several case studies show the myths and principles at work.  Easy to read and a great book of hope."
$12.72   Used & New from: $0.84
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)

The Lies We Believe
2.  The Lies We Believe by Chris Thurman
The list author says:
  "An insightful book that shows how our internal programming and self talk can make us miserable.  Conversely, telling ourselves the truth will empower us and eliminate much of our unhappiness."
$11.63   Used & New from: $2.46
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

Love & Respect: The Love She Most Desires; The Respect He Desperately Needs
3.  Love & Respect: The Love She Most Desires; The Respect He Desperately Needs by Emerson Eggerichs
The list author says:
  "Love and Respect provides a framework for understanding marital dynamics and some specific approaches for breaking the crazy cycle that can destroy a relationship.  It is straight forward and easy to apply."
$13.33   Used & New from: $0.85
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,815 customer reviews)

The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love That Lasts
4.  The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love That Lasts by Gary D Chapman
The list author says:
  "A great book for understanding how we can talk past each other without connecting.  It provides good insight into how to eliminate this problem."
Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5,877 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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The Verbally Abusive Relationship, Expanded Third Edition: How to recognize it and how to respond
5.  The Verbally Abusive Relationship, Expanded Third Edition: How to recognize it and how to respond by Patricia Evans
The list author says:
  "This book clearly outlines what emotional and verbal abuse looks like and provides great insight into what to do about it.  It will help the reader to better understand the dynamics of an abusive relationship and what to do about it."
$10.07   Used & New from: $3.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (338 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

You Don't Have to Take it Anymore: Turn Your Resentful, Angry, or Emotionally Abusive Relationship into a Compassionate, Loving One
6.  You Don't Have to Take it Anymore: Turn Your Resentful, Angry, or Emotionally Abusive Relationship into a Compassionate, Loving One by Steven Stosny
The list author says:
  "Steven Stosny provides keen insight into the nature of abusive realtionships and very specific treatment approaches on his website."
$16.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews)

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