Help Me Understand: Set 1
This series was designed to guide young
readers through the feelings and questions that arise in times of distress. These
volumes discuss significant issues that young people may face, including a death in
the family, parents’ divorce, life in foster care, and a parent in jail.
Sensitive language is used to explain problematic topics in a reassuring,
age-appropriate way. Readers will learn how to understand challenging
situations, accept their feelings and talk about them in a constructive way, and
build a support system. Fact boxes give readers additional resources they need
to cope with overwhelming issues.
• Full-color photographs enhance the enriching and educational text
• Emotional and complicated topics are explained in a sensitive and reader-friendly way
• Offers guidance to young people grappling with difficult issues