You Go Away -- by Dorothy Corey, Diane Paterson (Authors) (Book - Child)
"This title became the picture book of choice for helping children deal with separation anxiety. The repetition of the words 'You go away. You come back' in various forms gives parents and...
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Toddlerhood (1-3)
Dear Daddy -- by Phillippe Dupasquier (Author) (Book - Child)
"The top portion of each double page spread shows Sophie's father on a long sea voyage, while the bottom portion shows her activites at home as she is describing them in a series of letters." From...
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)
Maryland Center for Missing Children (Organization - Governmental)
The Maryland Center for Missing Children (MCMC) provides assistance and support to State Police Installations and all law enforcement agencies nationwide in locating a missing child. In specific...
In Plain Sight -- by Carol Hurst (Author) (Book - Child)
"When Sarah's father leaves their Massachusetts farm to prospect for gold in California, even his stories of riches and adventure can't console her. In his absence, Sarah chafes against her mother's...
Ages 9 years - 12 years.
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (Organization - Private, Non-Profit)
*Serves as a clearinghouse of information about missing and exploited children *Operates a CyberTipline that the public may use to report Internet-related child sexual exploitation *Provides...
Over the River -- by Sharelle Moranville (Author) (Book - Child)
"It seems like everything eleven-year-old Willa Mae wants to know just isn't proper material for her curiosity. But some mysteries have a way of unraveling on their own. When her long-absent father...
Ages 9 years - 12 years.
The Good Divorce -- by Constance Ahrons (Author) (Book - Parent)
"WE often hear and read about the horror stories of divorce, but, according to acclaimed family therapist, Constance Ahrons, in more than %50 of divorces, a helathy sense of 'bi=nuclear' family can be...
Age groups: Adulthood (22+)
A Solitary Blue -- by Cynthia Voigt (Author) (Book - Parent/Child)
"Jeff Greene was only seven when Melody, his mother, left him with his reserved, undemonstrative father, the Professor. So when she reenters his life years later with an invitation to spend the summer...
Age groups: Adolescence (13-21)
Beloved Benjamine Is Waiting -- by Jean Karl (Author) (Book - Child)
"Hound by a gang of kids after her mother's disappearance leaving her on her own, Lucinda hides in the abandoned caretaker's house the local cementery where she makes contact with intelligent being...
Age groups: School Age (6-12)