Dinosaurs divorce: a guide for changing families

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Atlantic Monthly Press, Jan 3, 1986 - Family & Relationships - 32 pages
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Text and illustrations of dinosaur characters introduce aspects of divorce such as its causes and effects, living with a single parent, spending holidays in two separate households, and adjusting to a stepparent.

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User Review  - jsylve - LibraryThing

Some time parents don't get along and the best thing is to be apart, but it's the child fault and it can be overwhelming. This is a great book to help kids and parents push through divorce. Read full review

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User Review  - ahanch1 - LibraryThing

I like how the author decided to make an informational book about divorce in a fun way. He did this by making the story about dinosaurs and setting the book up like a comic strip. Marc Brown also made ... Read full review


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After the Divorce
Having Two Homes

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About the author (1986)

Author and illustrator, Marc Brown was born in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1946. He attended the Cleveland Institute of Art. After college, he worked numerous odd jobs before he began his career. He is most renown for creating the Arthur series. The idea for Arthur, the aardvark came one night while telling his son a bedtime story. The first title in the series was "Arthur's Nose" written in 1976. Since then, Brown has written over thirty books in the Arthur Adventure series. D. W., Arthur's sister was another character created by Brown. In addition to writing, Brown also developed the Arthur television series on PBS. Brown resides in Massachusetts.

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