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Books for Parents
Between Love and Hate: A Guide to Civilized Divorce by Lois Gold, (New York: Plenum, 1992).
Divorce Book for Parents: Helping Your Children Cope with Divorce and its Aftermath by Vicki Lansky, (Deephaven, MN: The Book Peddlers, 1996).
The Good Divorce: Keeping Your Family Together When Your Marriage Comes Apart by C. Ahrons, (New York: Harper Collins, 1994).
Mom’s House, Dad’s House: Making Shared Custody Work by Isolina Ricci (New York: Macmillan, 1980).
The Co-Parenting Survival Guide: Letting Go of Conflict After a Difficult Divorce by Elizabeth Thayer and Jeffrey Zimmerman (California: New Harbinger, 2001).
Joint Custody with a Jerk: Raising a Child with an Uncooperative Ex, A Hands-On, Practical Guide to Coping with Custody Issues that Arise with an Uncooperative Ex-Spouse by Julie A. Ross and Judy Corcoran (New York: Macmillan, 1996).
Surviving the Breakup: How Children and Parents Cope with Divorce by Judith S. Wallerstein and Joan B. Kelly (New York: Basic Books, 1996).
What About the Kids: Raising Your Kids Before, During and After Divorce by Judith Wallerstein (New York: Hyperion, 2003).
Books for Children
Dinosaurs Divorce by Laurene Krasy Brown and Marc Brown, (Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1988).
The Boys and Girls Book About Divorce by Richard A. Gardner, (New York: Bantam Books, 1970).
What’s Going to Happen to Me: When Parents Separate or Divorce by Eda Lashan, (New York: Four Winds Press, 1978).
Let’s Talk About it: Divorce by Fred Rogers, (New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1996).
How it Feels When Parents Divorce by Jill Krementz, (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1984).