Books About Divorce and Separation for Ages 8-10
When Nikki's father left her family, she thought all the trouble would be over. But now he's coming back one last time, and Nikki isn't sure what's going to happen. Luckily, she has good friends like Flora, Ruby, and Olivia to stand behind her.
Nine-year-old Amber Brown is faced with some real struggles. Her parents are divorced, and it's the holidays and everything feels different. Her mom's fiancé wants to celebrate Hanukkah in her house and her father's move back to New Jersey has created a custody conflict.
An acclaimed author of adult novels and short stories delivers her first novel for young readers, with this story of a 12-year-old girl's quest for faith and understanding in the face of her parents' divorce and a move to a new town. Everything changes when the family visits Italy during the summer.