The Starter Marriage Author:Kate Harrison Tess Leonard thought matrimony was for life, but her husband has decided that their marriage is the relationship equivalent of a starter home: cramped, claustrophobic and something he has definitely outgrown. — Now,at thirty-five, Tess is in the biggest mess of her life. Known to her friends as "Tip Top Tess" because of her dogged pursuit of the... more » perfect home, the perfect marriage and the perfect career, she's now a canidate for How Clean is your House? And it's all because Barney has walked out.
But there's a life raft on the horizon: The Divorce Survival Class. It may be uncomfortable, overcrowded and nearly sinking under the weight of excess baggage, but it's a bootcamp for the brokenhearted. Over eight weeks, Tess and her battle-weary classmates will lay bare the darkest secrets of their failed marriages. And course-leader William, an alchemist for the unloved and rejected, will turn their lives around in truly spectacular style.« less