The Vow: The True Story that Inspired the Movie

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B&H Publishing Group, 2012 - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 183 pages
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Life as Kim and Krickitt Carpenter knew it was shattered beyond recognition on November 24, 1993. Two months after their marriage, a devastating car wreck left Krickitt with a massive head injury and in a coma for weeks.

When she finally awoke, she had no idea who Kim was. With no recollection of their relationship and while Krickitt experienced personality changes common to those who suffer head injuries, Kim realized the woman he had married essentially died in the accident.

And yet, against all odds, but through the common faith in Christ that sustained them, Kim and Krickitt fell in love all over again. Even though Kim stood by Krickitt through the darkest times a husband can ever imagine, he insists, "I'm no hero. I made a vow."

Now available in trade paper with a new chapter and photo insert, The Vow is the true story that inspired the major motion picture of the same name starring Rachel McAdams (The Notebook), Channing Tatum (Dear John), Sam Neill (Jurassic Park), and Academy Award winner Jessica Lange.
 

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User Review  - JudithDCollins - LibraryThing

"Loved it! (Two of my favorite actors) Read book and saw movie. Now a major motion picture starring Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum, "The Vow" tells the true story of a couple that defied the odds ... Read full review

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User Review  - CAMMD - LibraryThing

I liked it even though I felt it was a bit to heavy handed with references to God. However when entering the ISBN number I saw it was classified religion, so I guess it is just the right amount of God references. LOL Its a good book, very interesting. Read full review

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Contents

Prologue
1
Boy Meets Girl
3
In the Blink of an Eye
27
A ModernDay Miracle
45
Lesson in Heartbreak
65
Moving Along
85
A New Reality
109
Second Chances
133
Global Impact
153
A Family of Hope
167
Acknowledgments
181
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Kim and Krickitt Carpenter have two children and live in Farmington, New Mexico, where Kim is deputy CEO for San Juan County, and Krickitt works as a substitute schoolteacher.

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