Taking the Duh out of Divorce Book
Divorce is painful and confusing for everyone involved, especially kids. Using gentle humor, original music and a compelling storyline, Trevor Romain uses Skye's experience to give kids practical, helpful advice for dealing with the pain of divorce--such as knowing that it isn't their fault, they shouldn't take sides, don't hide their emotions and talking to friends can really help. After all, as Skye discovers, her parents aren't divorcing her--they love her!
Length: 72 pages
Age Level: 8 - 13
Grade Level: 3 - 6
Dimensions: 5 x 0.2 x 7 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.3 ounces
"A compassionate, comforting, and gently humorous approach to a delicate subject..."
"Provides accurate information and facts about divorce. Assists children in working through emotional issues of divorce and provides positive role models for addressing issues about divorce. Love that this emphasizes that divorce is between parents not between the parents and child. Takes the kids' viewpoint into consideration. Skye is the female character, representing the female gender with style, attitude and strength. Jack represents the boyish behaviors of frivolity, humor and compassion."
KIDS FIRST: Coalition for Quality Children's Media