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  - BrookeMattingly - LibraryThing

Summary: This informational book was basically a guide for children to help them tolerate and understand divorce. To make it seem cute and funny, the authors used dinosaurs as the characters in all of ... Read full review

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User Review  - lmalak1 - LibraryThing

This book is actually one of my favorite books of all time. I read this book when my parents got divorced, so it has a special spot in my heart. One reason why this book always resonated with me was ... Read full review

Contents

Divorce Words
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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