Letting Go Resource Books for Parents

Recommended by the University of Michigan-Dearborn

The Launching Years
Authors:  Jennifer Wyatt & Laura Kastner
Three Rivers Press; (August 27, 2002)

Almost Grown:
Launching Your Child from High School to College

Author: Patricia Pasick

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.; 2nd ed. (March 1998)

Empty Nest…Full Heart: 
The Journey from Home to College

Author: Andrea VanSteenhouse
Simpler Life Press; 2nd edition (April 2002)

Letting Go:
A Parents' Guide to Understanding the College Years

Authors:  Karen L. Coburn & Madge L. Treeger
Publisher:  Harper Paperbacks (March 2009) 5th Edition

When Kids Go to College
Authors:  Barbara M. Newman and Philip Newman
Publisher:  Ohio State University Press (March 1992)

Parents’ Guide to  College Life
Authors:  Robin Raskin
Random House Information Group (March 2006)

I'll Miss You Too
An Off-to-College Guide for Parents and Students

Authors:  Margo E. Bane Woodacre and Steffany Bane
Sourcebooks, Inc. (2006)

You’re On Your Own (But I’m Here If you Need Me):
Mentoring Your Child During the College Years
Author:  Marjorie Savage

Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group (July 2003)

Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money:
The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years
Authors:  Helen E. Johnson, Christine Schelhas-Miller

St. Martin’s Press (June 2000)

When Your Kid Goes to College: A Parent's Survival Guide
Author: Carol Barkin
Harper Paperbacks (1999)