Books about family law and divorce will be the practical companion in law school or private practice to keep the reader informed about all stages of divorce and separation. Couples who are separating will find useful, informative books about the divorce process and keep up to date on the subject of family law as it applies to them so they are prepared for every stage. Subject matter in family law and divorce is quite varied and can include business related issues, alimony options for women and men, separation of personal belongings and the sale or transfer of property. Of interest to those with children would be books covering the issues of child custody, child visitation and child support payments. Make all attempts to purchase the newest published version available to ensure the information within is current. Used books are sometimes available in gently used condition and contain useful information, although not always current.