My parents divorce ISBN: 9780749674984
Cole, Julia
Published by Aladdin/Watts, 2007
A series of pictures, cartoons, information, and life stories giving facts about how different families cope with splitting up. There are sections on: what divorce is, what happens in divorce, why families split, the difficult feelings that can arise, such as a child's anger that can disrupt his other relationships, and coping strategies for learning to feel okay again. Talking about feelings is emphasised all through. A list of helpful addresses and phone numbers, a list of websites and another of further reading add to the usefulness of the book. This is an updated version of the 2001 book by the same author.
Age: 7+