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Divorce Resources for Women

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If you like to read in order to be prepared, here’s a list of the most popular and highly rated books about divorce, the divorce process, and help for handling the most common issues faced before, during and after divorce.

Have a book that helped you before, during, or after your divorce? Let us know and we’ll consider adding it!


Divorcing Woman’s Guide

Divorcing Woman’s Guide

Genre: Divorce
If you're looking at this, you must be thinking about getting a divorce or are currently in the process of going through one. This is the one book you absolutely need to get your thoughts in order, get yourself organized, stay organized, and move through the process with wisdom. More info →
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The Soul of a Single Parent

The Soul of a Single Parent

Genre: Parenting
The “The Soul of a Single Parent” is a candid, up-close-and-personal perspective of my journey as a single parent. It is written from a single mom’s perspective. This is not to discount, disregard or discredit the many single fathers who also single-handedly choose to “do the right thing” every day. Each chapter is but a glimpse of the journey into the soul of a single parent. More info →
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Between Two Worlds: The Inner Lives of Children of Divorce

Between Two Worlds: The Inner Lives of Children of Divorce

Genre: Divorce
Is there really such a thing as a “good divorce”? Determined to uncover the truth, Elizabeth Marquardt—herself a child of divorce—conducted, with Professor Norval Glenn, a pioneering national study of children of divorce, surveying 1,500 young adults from both divorced and intact families between 2001 and 2003. More info →
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What About the Kids?: Raising Your Children Before, During, and After Divorce

What About the Kids?: Raising Your Children Before, During, and After Divorce

Genre: Divorce
Now in paperback--a groundbreaking guide that tells parents how to help their children at the time of the breakup and in the many years that follow within the post-divorce and remarried family--from the New York Times bestselling author of The Unexpected Legacy of Divorce. More info →
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The Truth About Children and Divorce: Dealing with the Emotions So You and Your Children Can Thrive

The Truth About Children and Divorce: Dealing with the Emotions So You and Your Children Can Thrive

Genre: Divorce
Nationally recognized expert Robert Emery applies his twenty-five years of experience as a researcher, therapist, and mediator to offer parents a new road map to divorce. More info →
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Mom’s House, Dad’s House for Kids: Feeling at Home in One Home or Two

Mom’s House, Dad’s House for Kids: Feeling at Home in One Home or Two

Genre: Divorce
From the author of the classic Mom’s House, Dad’s House, the essential guide for kids on how to stay strong and succeed in life when parents separate, divorce, or get married again. More info →
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Surviving The Breakup: How Children and Parents Cope With Divorce

Surviving The Breakup: How Children and Parents Cope With Divorce

Genre: Divorce
Based on the Children of Divorce Project, the landmark study of how children, adolescents and their parents cope during the first five years after a family dissolution, Surviving the Breakup revolutionized the way society thought about divorce. More info →
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The Woman’s Holistic Guide to Divorce

The Woman’s Holistic Guide to Divorce

Genre: Divorce
Offering a fresh and uncommon perspective beyond the already long list of books on divorce that focus on getting through a break up's emotional toll or how to deal with children, the book's usefulness covers a comprehensive list of solutions to challenges that arise from attorneys offering legal and financial advice to saving on cosmetics and holiday gifts. More info →
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The Divorce Ritual: Get Up, Get Out and Get On With Your Life

The Divorce Ritual: Get Up, Get Out and Get On With Your Life

Genre: Divorce
Congratulations on your divorce! People don’t normally congratulate you on a divorce, but why not? Everyone congratulated you when you connected with Mr. Wrong, so why not thumbs up on finally losing him and finding yourself. Just like a marriage, divorce is a new beginning – so CELEBRATE! As with any new journey, it helps to have a road map. Let The Divorce Ritual guide you along the way. This one-of-a-kind book with lots of healing, funny and empowering activities will help you grow from being a new divorcee to being a fabulous new you. And I mean fabulous baby! From cutting a slice of your divorce cake to firing a gun (not at your ex), you’re finally driving down the road to freedom without the backseat driver. Here’s to moving on…one ritual at a time. More info →
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A Woman’s Financial Guide to Divorce

A Woman’s Financial Guide to Divorce

Genre: Divorce
This financial divorce workbook walks you step by step through knowing what you have. Because once you know where you stand with your money, then you can make smart decisions about how to live. By completing this workbook, you ll know: What you own (your assets) What you owe (your debt) How much money you need to live on today How much you ll need to save for the future Most importantly, you can do this Yes, divorce is dif cult. But remember: you don t have to do this alone. You simply have to begin. Exactly where you are. More info →
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