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Top 4 Must-Have Books for Parents: Understanding College Students


Your child may have grown up and gone to college, but you'll still be parenting. Here are some books that will help you through their college years.

1. Don't Tell Me What to Do, Just Send Money

Product Description: Brimming with humorous case examples and realistic dialogues, this comprehensive guide covers the fundamental college issues that you'll need to know.
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2. Letting Go: A Parents' Guide to Understanding the College Years

Product Description: This best selling guide, read by hundreds of thousands of parents over the past decade, is now better than ever, newly revised and completely updated. Based on real-life experience and recommended by colleges and universities around the country, Letting Go offers compassionate, practical, and up-to-the-minute information to help parents.
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3. When Your Kid Goes to College; A Parent's Survival Guide

Product Description: Written by a mother who survived the perils of packing her own child off to school, When Your Kid Goes to College provides supportive, reassuring, and helpful tips for handling this inevitable but difficult separation.
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4. You're On Your Own (But I'm Here if You Need Me)

Product Description: You're On Your Own (But I'm Here If You Need Me) helps parents identify the boundaries between necessary involvement and respect for their child's independence. Author, Marjorie Savage, who as a parent herself empathizes with moms and dads, but who as a student services professional understands kids, offers advice on wide-ranging issues.
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