http://www.guilford.com/fac/folberg2.htm Joint Custody and Shared Parenting edited by Jay Folberg. Guilford Press; A collection of research, literature and law on shared parenting that can help enrich anyones knowledge of the topic. The information contained in the book is good for both divorce industry professionals and interested parents. Much of this information is also valuable for custody situations that are other than joint.
http://pirc.la.asu.edu/divorceddads.htm - Divorced Dads: Shattering the Myths by Sanford Braver with Diane OConnel. Tarcher Press; A book that documents the findings of the largest ever federally funded study of divorced fathers. This book brings to light many improvements that could be made in respect to the divorce process. It also shows how "the system" has injured our nation by its ignoring the importance of fathers.
http://www.parentalalienation.org/Book.html Divorce Casualties: Protecting Your Children From Parental Alienation by Douglas Darnall. Taylor Publishing Company; Strong information on the topic of one parent alienating another from the child(ren.)
American Academy of Pediatrics recommended parenting books
http://www.aap.org/cgi-bin/SoftCart.exe/pubserv/babybk.htm?E+aap Caring for Your Baby and Young Child: Birth to Age 5 by Steven P. Shelov, MD and Robert E. Hannemann, MD.
http://www.aap.org/cgi-bin/SoftCart.exe/pubserv/schoolbk.htm?E+aap Caring for Your School-Age Child: Ages 5 to 12 by Edward L. Schor, MD.
http://www.aap.org/cgi-bin/SoftCart.exe/pubserv/adolebk.htm?E+aap Caring for Your Adolescent: Ages 12 to 21 by Donald E. Greydanus.