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When parents separate

When parents separate
Hewitt, DawnQuestions and feelings about
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How to you explain to a child what happens whenparentsseparate? This hands on picture book is designed to help children with their questions and feelings about tricky topics that can be hard to talk about. Written with wellbeing experts CHUMS this book offers practical help, tips and advice.

 

Dealing with my parents' divorce

Dealing with my parentsdivorce
Lacey, JaneDealing with
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Sometimes you can sort out a problem on your own. But sometimes you need to ask for help. This book helps young children to make this decision and find out about and understand what's happening when their parents divorce or separate.

 

Dealing with my stepfamily

Dealing with my stepfamily
Lacey, JaneDealing with
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Sometimes you can sort out a problem on your own. But sometimes you need to ask for help. This book helps young children aged 7+ to make this decision and find out about and understand life in a step family. It features seven case studies from children who have a range of stepfamily issues.

 

Mommy and Daddy love you

Mommy and Daddy love you
Kim, CecilMySelf bookshelf
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When Nina hears the news that her parents are getting a divorce, she is scared, angry, and sad. Why is this happening? Nina becomes very mad and acts badly. After some adjusting, Nina begins to understand the situation and that MommyandDaddy will always love her.

 

Max's divorce earthquake

Max's divorce earthquake
Brace, Rachel
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When Max's parents tell him they are divorcing it feels like an earthquake. There are so many changes to deal with and a lot of big feelings. Follow Max as he begins to move and live between his two homes, learns about his emotions and adjusts to life after the 'divorceearthquake'.

 

Life's challenges : weekends with Dad : what to expect when your parents divorce

Life's challenges : weekends with Dad : what to expect when your parents divorce
Higgins, Melissa, 1953-Life's challenges

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Living with mum and living with dad : my two homes

Living with mum and living with dad : my two homes
Walsh, Melanie

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When the moon is a smile

When the moon is a smile
Raffa-Mulligan, Teena
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Don't go, Daddy! It isthe plea that tugs at the heart of every loving father whose child no longer shares his everyday life due to a relationship breakdown. For a young child, accepting how things have changed once parents live apart can be difficult.

 

I have a question about divorce : a book for children with autism spectrum disorder or other special needs

I have a question about divorce : a book for children with autism spectrum disorder or other special needs
Gaines, Arlen Grad
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An explanation of divorce that children with special needs or Autism Spectrum Disorder can understand.

 

Why don't we all live together anymore? : big issues for little people after a family break-up

Why don't we all live together anymore? : big issues for little people after a family break-up
Waddington, EmmaLife + soul library. Family break-up
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WhyDon'tWeAllLiveTogetherAnymore? provides the perfect platform to explore family issues and questions that children have as they grow up and try to make sense of the world around them.

 

More people to love me

More people to love me
O'Hara, Mo
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This little girl's family is huge! The only way to show how huge would be to draw a family tree. With a step-mum, a step-dad, four brothers and sisters, and a whole lot of grandparents, her family tree has a lot of branches - and a lot of people to love her.