Elf-help Books for kids Divorce isn't easy on anyone, least of all children. 'When Mom and Dad Divorce' helps to gently guide children though this painful passage. With compassionate but realistic guidance, author Emily Menendez-Aponte (herself a child of divorced parents) reassures children that divorce is not their fault, and that they will always be loved and cared for. She offers tips for working through tricky feelings and working out sticky problems, such as loyalty conflicts and schedule confusion. This book's enchanting elfin illustrations and thoughtful insights make it an excellent tool to help a child explore and express feelings about divorce. Dimensions: 8" x 8" Full color throughout, with wonderfully comforting illustrations. Contains one gentle reference to God and prayer.