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Jigsaw Puzzle Family: The Step-kid's Guide to Fitting it Together

For all the kids who wonder how the jigsaw puzzle pieces of their newly combined family will ever fit together,' MacGregor has created another warm and understanding resource for children of divorce. Jigsaw Puzzle Family helps kids realize they're not alone - many, many other kids are dealing with a new stepparent - new rules in the house - new stepbrothers and/or stepsisters - living somewhere new. Readers will find engaging stories of children facing the same issues, dozens of practical and helpful suggestions for making stepfamily life better, gentle guidance in understanding the mixed feelings that go with fitting into a blended ('jigsaw puzzle') family, and lots of reassurance that time will help.

Contents:

  • Introduction.
  • Chapter 1 - Mixed Emotions
  • Chapter 2 - Life Turns Upside-Down
  • Chapter 3 - Where Do I Fit In?
  • Chapter 4 - Whose House Is This?
  • Chapter 5 - Your Ever-Changing World
  • Chapter 6 - Serious Concerns
  • Chapter 7 - Let's Review Some Facts.
  • Appendix: Resources. Index.

Author Bio:

Cynthia MacGregor is the author of 50 books for parents and kids, many with a focus on helping kids through difficult situations. Cynthia lives in South Florida, where she teaches adult evening courses in creative writing and public speaking. Her hobbies are writing haiku and cooking. A divorced mother herself, with many divorced friends, Cynthia brings real-life experience to the subjects of her books

Jigsaw Puzzle Family: The Step-kid's Guide to Fitting it Together

Author: Cynthia MacGregor

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