Books are an excellent tool for helping kids understand and come to terms with a divorce in the family.  The list below includes both non-fiction books about divorce and fiction titles that include characters whose parents have split. For help finding these and other books, please visit us at the reference or children's desk. We're here to help!


Two Homes

By Claire Masurel

Amber Brown Is Green With Envy

By Paula Danziger

Dear Mr. Henshaw

By Beverly Cleary


Dinosaurs Divorce: A Guide for Changing Families 

By Laurene Brown and Marc Brown

For Better, for Worse: a Guide to Surviving Divorce for Preteens and Their Families 

By Janet Bode

Fred Stays with Me!

By Nancy Coffelt

Happy New Year, Julie

By Megan McDonald

Help! A Girl's Guide to Divorce and Stepfamilies

By Nancy Holyoke

Live-away Dads: staying part of your children's lives when they aren't a part of your home

By Williams Klatte

A new room for William

By D.J. Lucas

These are just a few of the titles the library owns about divorce.

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