The Vow: The True Events that Inspired the Movie - eBook  -     By: Kim Carpenter, Krickitt Carpenter, Dana Wilkerson
Buy Item $2.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 70% ($7.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Vow: The True Events that Inspired the Movie - eBook

B&H Books / 2012 / ePub

$2.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $9.99
|
Save 70% ($7.00)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW26157EB

Current Promotions
* This product is available for purchase worldwide.

Read this eBook on:


CBDReader for Desktop

  1. 1

    To read a Christianbook.com licensed eBook on your desktop computer, visit cbdreader.christianbook.com.

  2. 2

    Log in with your CBD account and enjoy your eBook.



Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

Product Description

When you marry another person, you make a vow to love and cherish your spouse through thick and thin, as long as you both shall live. But what if that commitment is tested by serious illness, or financial difficulty? Would you stay together? Are there limits on how far love can go?

Kim and Krickitt Carpenter never expected their commitment to each other to be tested so early, when 2 months after their wedding, a car accident left Krickett with a traumatic head injury and in a coma. When she awoke several weeks later, her rehabilitation began, but Krickitt had no memory of her husband. The previous 18 months when they had met, fallen in love, and been married were completely erased. Kim and Krickitt had to start all over again with the stress of physical rehabilitation, mounting medical bills and amnesia against them.

In The Vow, the Carpenters share their story of how, against enormous odds, they stuck together, fell in love again, and kept the marriage vows they'd made to each other. They also share their Christian faith, and how it sustained them through their most difficult times. In this volume, you'll read about the true events that inspired the February 2012 movie starring Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum, and see personal photos from Kim and Krickitt.

Product Information

Format: DRM Free ePub
Vendor: B&H Books
Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 9781433675942
ISBN-13: 9781433675942
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. The Vow: The True Events That Inspired the Movie
    The Vow: The True Events That Inspired the Movie
    Kim Carpenter, Krickitt Carpenter, Dana Wilkerson
    B&H Books / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $2.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 80% ($12.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 45 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW675799
  2. Making I Do Last a Lifetime - eBookeBOOK
    Making I Do Last a Lifetime - eBook
    Claire Cloninger
    Multnomah Books / 2010 / ePub
    $9.68 Retail: $10.99 Save 12% ($1.31)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW11590EB
  3. Get Married, Stay Married - eBookeBOOK
    Get Married, Stay Married - eBook
    Paul Tsika, Billie Kaye Tsika
    Destiny Image / 2010 / ePub
    $8.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 40% ($6.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW18121EB
  4. The Vow - eBookeBOOK
    The Vow - eBook
    Milton M. Smilek
    CrossBooks / 2012 / ePub
    $3.03 Retail: $3.99 Save 24% ($0.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW25322EB

Publisher's Description

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.

Author Bio

Kim Carpenter has two children and live in Farmington, New Mexico, where Kim is deputy CEO for San Juan County.

Krickitt Carpenter has two children and lives in Farmington, New Mexico, where Krickitt works as a substitute schoolteacher.

Synopsis of Book

Kim and Krickitt Carpenter met, fell in love and, in 1993, exchanged their wedding vows. Ten weeks later, the couple survived a terrible auto accident, but awakening in the hospital, Krickitt found herself married to a stranger. Amnesia resulting from the crash left her no memory of the previous 18 months and no recollection of Kim.

With Kim committed to his marriage vows and Krickitt maintaining faith she could again love a man she had apparently loved once, the couple began the long road to a rebuilt relationship, renewing their vows two years later.

Product Reviews

4.7 Stars Out Of 5
4.7 out of 5
(33)
(9)
(3)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
4.7 out Of 5
(4.7 out of 5)
Value:
4.6 out Of 5
(4.6 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
4.7 out Of 5
(4.7 out of 5)
98%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-5 of 45
Page 1 of 9 12345 Next |Last
  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    Loved it!
    December 22, 2014
    Pastor K
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    One of the most moving stories I have read in a long time. It showed how much a real and close relationship with the Lord can work miracles, not only physically, but in relationships and in other ways.
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    Love & Faith
    November 24, 2014
    mcfamof4
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Wonderful book. I couldn't put it down. These two individuals went through so much and had amazing faith.
  3. Montana
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    True Agape Love
    November 2, 2014
    Montana Reader
    Montana
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    This book was inspirational. The couple stayed together in an age when so much less is viewed as acceptable reasoning for divorce. I was inspired by the book as I enjoyed it.
  4. Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    The power of a Vow!!
    September 5, 2014
    Faith Builders Family Church
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I saw the movie..enjoyed it until I read the book and learned the whole story!! Very good book. Im glad they put the book out. What an amazing husband to believe God and not be offended. Love in Motion!!
  5. 4 Stars Out Of 5
    the vow
    August 24, 2014
    anita
    very good book. wish the movie had been more of a true reflection of the book. after reading the book i was very put off by the movie
Displaying items 1-5 of 45
Page 1 of 9 12345 Next |Last

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Believing God Day by Day: Growing Your Faith All Year Long - eBookeBOOK
    Believing God Day by Day: Growing Your Faith All Year Long - eBook
    Beth Moore
    B&H Books / 2008 / ePub
    $9.99
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW6348EB
  2. Believing God - eBookeBOOK
    Believing God - eBook
    Beth Moore
    B&H Books / 2004 / ePub
    $11.99
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 11 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW6352EB
  3. A Heart Like His: Intimate Reflections on the Life of David - eBookeBOOK
    A Heart Like His: Intimate Reflections on the Life of David - eBook
    Beth Moore
    B&H Books / 2010 / ePub
    $9.99
    5 Stars Out Of 5 9 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW6353EB
  4. Things Pondered: From the Heart of a Lesser Woman - eBookeBOOK
    Things Pondered: From the Heart of a Lesser Woman - eBook
    Beth Moore
    B&H Books / 2004 / ePub
    $9.99
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW6964EB

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search