Far Apart, Close in Heart; Being in a Family When a Loved One is Incarcerated
, by Becky Birtha, Illustrated by Maja Kastelic
Albert Whitman & Company, 2017
This accessible and warmly illustrated book portrays a range of situations children may experience with moms or dads behind bars, reassuring them they are not alone and including tips for talking about an incarcerated loved one. It also provides insight for friends who might need help understanding the heartbreak involved.