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Do You Sing Twinkle?: A Story About Remarriage and New FamilyLiving apart from a parent can be a hard adjustment for kids. And, if that parent remarries and has stepchildren, things can get really confusing. Told from a young boy’s point of view, this book addresses many feelings and questions that children may have while adjusting to remarriage and a blended family after their parents’ divorce….

Family Changes: Explaining Divorce to ChildrenWINNER: BEST COVER DESIGN FICTION, 2016 NEXT GENERATION INDIE BOOK AWARDSAWARD WINNING FINALIST CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK: 2016 NEXT GENERATION INDIE BOOK AWARDSAWARD WINNING FINALIST: 2015 USA BOOK NEWS BEST BOOKS AWARDSPINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2015: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BOOK ENTREPRENEURS”Divorce” is a big word…especially for little kids. It’s hard for young children to understand what the word means, let alone how it will impact their lives–and it’s hard for us, as grown-ups, to ex…

Divorce StoriesMost divorces are processed without a second look. BUT, every now and then an unusual case comes along that makes you stop and take notice.This is a collection of some of the most unusual divorces that I have done. I am sure that yopu will find them both amusing and entertaining, and in some cases scrach your head and say “What the HELL” Enjoy …

Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the Midst of DivorceAddison is a regular kid whose parents are going through a divorce, but he knows that no matter what happens, his parents will always love him. The text in this beautifully illustrated picture book is inspiring, gentle, and uplifting, and teaches kids that having two homes to live in can be just as great as having two strong feet to stand on….

The Child BrideCathy Glass, international bestselling author, tells the shocking story of Zeena, a young Asian girl desperate to escape from her family.When 14 -year-old Zeena begs to be taken into care with a non-Asian family, she is clearly petrified. But of what?Placed in the home of experienced foster carer Cathy and her family, Zeena gradually settles into her new life, but misses her little brothers and sisters terribly. Prevented from having any contact with them by her family who insist she has brought…

Children of Divorce: Stories of Loss and Growth, Second Edition (Volume 1)Featuring excerpts of essays collected from over one thousand young adults while in the throes of divorce, this book paints a picture of the pain and the hope shown by the storytellers. By framing the narratives with an analysis of the most recent divorce literature, the authors provide readers with a greater and more vivid understanding of the effects of divorce. Challenging the contention that most children will be irretrievably hurt by their parents’ divorce, some stories clearly demonstrate …

Through the Eyes of ChildrenWritten by leading authorities on child psychology and divorce, this book is a valuable and much needed tool for parents and professionals who work with children struggling with family breakup. Relying on imagination and metaphor, the fifteen stories in this unique anthology provide a safe and effective way to help children understand and cope with their parents’ separation and living apart. For generations, stories have been a foundation for teaching children. Through the Eyes of Children conti…

It's Not Your Fault, Koko Bear: A Read-Together Book for Parents and Young Children During Divorce (Lansky, Vicki)Written by leading authorities on child psychology and divorce, this book is a valuable and much needed tool for parents and professionals who work with children struggling with family breakup. Relying on imagination and metaphor, the fifteen stories in this unique anthology provide a safe and effective way to help children understand and cope with their parents’ separation and living apart. For generations, stories have been a foundation for teaching children. Through the Eyes of Children conti…

I Don't Want to Talk about ItWhen a child’s parents tell her that they have decided to divorce, the last thing she wants to do is to talk about it. Instead, she wants to roar like a lion so she can’t hear their words. This story reveals a range of feelings a young child might experience when a family is confronting divorce….