The Resource Divorce is the worst, written and illustrated by Anastasia Higginbotham

Divorce is the worst, written and illustrated by Anastasia Higginbotham

Label
Divorce is the worst
Title
Divorce is the worst
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Anastasia Higginbotham
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • ""How can you not love a children's author who sees so clearly from her reader's point of view?"--Julie Bowen, actress, Modern Family"This book provides, through honest language and evocative imagery, a uniquely realistic view of how children experience divorce. While neither softening or white-washing this difficult topic, Higginbotham offers an ultimately comforting message to parents and children experiencing separation and divorce."-Lisa Spiegel, LMHC, Soho Parenting, NYCKids are told, "it's for the best"-and one day, it may be. But right now, divorce is the worst. With honesty and humor, Anastasia Higginbotham beautifully conveys the challenge of staying whole when your entire world, and the people in it, split apart. The first children's book to tackle divorce from a child-validating point of view, Divorce Is the Worst is an invaluable tool for families, therapeutic professionals, and divorce mediators struggling to address this common and complex experience. Divorce Is the Worst is the first book in a series of feminist children's books, Ordinary Terrible Things, which deals with common childhood crises and how children themselves find their own way to cope and grow. Anastasia Higginbotham is a writer and illustrator in Brooklyn, NY, whose childhood experience of divorce inspired this book"--
  • "A lovingly crafted picture book speaking to the child's perspective on divorce. The book offers advice, sympathy, and wit to match without being pandering or authoritative. While admitting that divorces are painful, it above all empowers its young reader to cope with and even make the best of a difficult situation"--
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Higginbotham, Anastasia
Dewey number
306.89
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Ordinary terrible things
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Divorce
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Divorce
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Divorce
  • Divorce
  • Children of divorced parents
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Divorce is the worst, written and illustrated by Anastasia Higginbotham
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn890180048
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781558618800
Lccn
2014038055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Divorce is the worst, written and illustrated by Anastasia Higginbotham
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn890180048
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781558618800
Lccn
2014038055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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