Carol Hamblet Adams

About Carol

Experience Carol Hamblet Adams! Carol has been a motivational speaker for over thirty years, sharing powerful messages inspiring audiences to celebrate their own uniqueness, to love themselves unconditionally, no matter how “broken” they may feel, and to believe in their dreams again. Carol’s openness, enthusiasm, humor, vulnerability and faith continue to touch hearts and change lives through her written and spoken word. Carol’s career has included work in television and acting on the musical comedy stage (She was Peter Pan in “Peter Pan” and Sister Mary Hubert in “Nunsense”, two of her favorite roles). Carol has competed in U.S. Masters World and National swim championships and been involved in prison ministry and bereavement work.

Carol is a writer, whose love of God’s exquisite seashore has inspired her six books, including her most popular one, “My Beautiful, Broken Shell: Words of Hope to Refresh the Soul”.

Carol was blessed to be married to her husband, Steve, for thirty seven magical years, before he lost his battle to lymphoma in 2007. Carol is the proud mother of three children, Todd Adams, Kevin Adams and Kristin Adams Litke, and the proud grandmother of five grandsons and one granddaughter.

Carol lives on beautiful Cape Cod. She can be found on the beach, via email or at 508-498-1970.

New Release!

Gentle Thoughts After Loss

“Gentle Thoughts after Loss” is a beautiful, inspiring book, encouraging those who have experienced profound loss to find hope once again. Inspired by God’s beautiful seashore, Carol’s gentle words are exquisitely illustrated with seascapes by Bobbie Wilkinson, her twin sister. This book will hopefully help readers begin a new chapter of their lives with the promise and hope of tomorrow.


My Beautiful Broken Shell

Words of Hope to Refresh the Soul

Already a best-seller, My Beautiful Broken Shell summons the very sounds and scents of the ocean. Carol’s comforting words, reflections and prayers, accompanied by D. Morgan’s exquisite watercolors, bring encouragement, comfort, peace and hope to those“broken” by life. The perfect gift for someone going through a difficult time.

The Gift of Cape Cod

In this delightful book, Carol takes us on a wonderful journey through Cape Cod. It is a nostalgic look at iconic images of this very special place … with beautiful watercolors by the author’s twin sister, Bobbie Wilkinson. Its simplicity and heartwarming text make this a touching gift that will keep memories alive of time spent on this magical island. A portion of the profits from this book will go to Brigham and Women’s/Dana Farber Cancer Center, in memory of Carol’s husband, Steve.

Also by Carol

Waves of God’s Healing

My Beautiful Sandcastle Moments

Sammy, the Little Broken Shell

Boston Strong, Boston Proud

Get in Touch with Carol

Carol Hamblet Adams
Phone: 508.498.1970
PO Box 2403
Brewster, MA 02631