We’ve put together a list of books that may be helpful for single parents, their children and extended families.
Author: Armin Brott
Advice and information from father and professionals for father in their first year of parenthood.
First-Time Parent: The honest guide to coping brilliantly and staying sane in your baby's first year
Author: Lucy Atkins
Answers the questions new mothers have from the day their baby is born.
Author: Jo Frost
TV nanny Jo Frost gives practical advice and techniques on dealing with the everyday issues and challenges of raising a toddler.
Author: Noël Janis-Norton
A step by step programme to help parents of 3-13 year olds avoid and manage conflict.
Author: Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish
Looks at the way you talk to your children.
Author: Alison Baverstock
Help dealing with parenting teenagers.
Author: Rob Parsons
How to enjoy parenting teenagers.
Divorce and Separation
Author: Claire Masurel & Kady MacDonald Denton
A positive way to help a child accept the changes divorce can bring.
Author: Richard A. Warshak
Guidance on maintaining good relationships between parents and children after divorce.
Author: Christina McGhee
Advice for divorcing parents on how to help their children come to terms with divorce.
Author: Suzie Hayman
Help information and advice to help deal with the issues of divorce.
Author: Abigail Trafford
Help to cope with relationship breakdown and moving on.
Author: Susan Varley
Badger’s storey helps pre-school children accept death.
Author: Pat Thomas
Sensitively helps pre-school children come to terms with their feelings when someone dies.
Author: Doris Stickney
An explanation of death for children 5 and over.
Author: Marge Eaton Heegaard
Book for use by adults helping primary school aged children deal bereavement and loss.
Finding a Way Through When Someone Close Has Died: What it Feels Like and What You Can Do to Help Yourself - A Workbook by Young People for Young People
Author: Pat Mood & Lesley Whittaker
A workbook to help young people to deal with and accept death.
Death... And How To Survive It: A unique, practical and uplifting guide to coming to terms with the loss of your partner
Author: Kate Boydell
Help with accepting and dealing with the loss of a partner.