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Useful Books

We understand that you will have all kinds of questions not just about the legal process, so we have put together a list of books which you may find helpful.

Useful reading for children

Children don’t divorce- by Rosemary Stones and Nicola Spoor (ISBN1903285305)

Dinosaur’s divorce – by Marc Brown and Laurie Krasny Brown (ISBN 0316109967)

My family is changing – by Pat Thomas and Lesley Harker (ISBN0764109952)

Two Homes – by Claire Masurel and Kady McDonald (ISBN 0744589258)

What is the chocolate pudding: A Story for little kids about divorce (ISBN 1591473098)

When Kate’s Mum and Dad separated – by Sarah, Duchess of York

Divorce helpbook for kids – by Cynthia Macgregor (ISBN 1886230390)

Suitcase Kids – by Jacqueline Wilson (ISBN 0440867738)

Mom’s house, Dad’s house for Kids – by Isolina Ricci (ISBN 0743277120)

Useful reading for you

How to talk so kids will listen and listen so kids will talk – by Elaine Mazlish and Adele Faber (ISBN 1853407054)

Helping children cope with divorce – by Rosemary Wells (ISBN 078795554X)

Where still family, what grown children have to say about their parents divorce – by Constance Ahrons Ph.D. (ISBN 0060931205)

The truth about children and divorce – by Robert E Emery Ph.D. (ISBN 0452287162)

Mom’s house, Dad’s house for Kids – by Isolina Ricci (ISBN 0743277120)


Family Team

Lindsey Canning

Deborah Marsh
Associate & Collaborative Lawyer

Victoria Walker
Family Law Executive

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"Alison Gaddes has handled my divorce efficiently and professionally whilst being sensitive to what has been a difficult time for me. She has explained all aspects of the legalities and kept me fully updated on the developments of my case at all times. I would have no hesitation in recommending her to anyone seeking legal representation."

Helen Machin

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