Health Literacy Books

Health Literacy Books

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Learning Disabilities

    50 Activities and Games for Children with ADHD
    ADD and the College Student: A Guide for High School and College Students with Attention Deficit Disorder
    Attention, Girls! A Guide to Learn All about Your AD/HD
    Cory Stories: A Kid’s Book about Living with ADHD
    Help is on the Way: A Child’s Book about ADD
    Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention
    Many Ways to Learn: Young People’s Guide to Learning Disabilities
    Otto Learns About his Medicine: A Story about Medication for Children with ADHD
    Putting on the Brakes: Activity Book for Children with ADD
    Putting on the Brakes: Understanding and Taking Control
    Sparky’s Excellent Misadventures: My ADD Journal by Me (Sparky)
    Survival Guide for College Students with ADHD or LD
    Take the Time: Mindfulness for Kids

Adoption and Foster Care

    All about Adoption: How Families are Made & How Kids Feel About It
    Finding the Right Spot: When Kids Can’t Live with Their Parents
    Maybe Days: A Story for Children in Foster Care
    Murphy’s Three Homes: A Story for Children in Foster Care

New Baby/New Home

    Big Brother Now: A Story about Me and Our New Baby
    Big Ernie’s New Home: A Story for Children Who are Moving
    Big Sister Now: A Story about Me and Our New Baby
    Elana’s Ears, or How I Became the Best Big Sister in the World

Grief, Bereavement, and Depression

    Black Jack Jetty: A Boy’s Journey through Grief
    The Boy Who Didn’t Want to be Sad
    Depression is the Pitts, But I’m Getting Better
    Gentle Willow: A Story for Children about Dying
    I Don’t Have an Uncle Phil Anymore
    Kate, the Ghost Dog: Coping With the Death of a Pet
    Samantha Jane’s Missing Smile: A Story about Coping with the Loss of a Parent


    Child’s First Book about Play Therapy
    Feeling Better: A Kid’s Book about Therapy
    Tanya and the Tobo Man: A Story for Children Entering Therapy


    Clouds and Clocks: A Story for Children who Soil
    It Hurts When I Poop! A Story for Children Who Are Scared
    Sammy the Elephant & Mr. Camel Story to Help Children Overcome Bedwetting

Parental Conflict, Divorce, and Remarriage

    Do You Sing Twinkle? A Story about Remarriage and New Families
    Ginny Morris and Dad’s New Girlfriend Series
    Ginny Morris and Mom’s House, Dad’s House Series
    I Don’t Want to Talk About It
    My Mom and Dad Don’t Live Together Anymore
    My Parents are Divorced, Too: A Book for Kids by Kids
    This is Me & My Two Families: An Awareness Scrapbook Journal
    Was It the Chocolate Pudding: A Story for Little Kids about Divorce
    What Can I Do? A Book for Children of Divorce

Friendship and Social Skills

    Blue Cheese Breath and Stinky Feet: How to Deal with Bullies
    Circle of Three: Enough Friendship to Go Around?
    Don’t Squeal Unless it’s a Big Deal: A Tale of Tattletales
    Eli’s Lie-O-Meter: A Story about Telling the Truth
    Mookey the Monkey Gets Over Being Teased
    My Grandma’s the Mayor
    Phileas’s Fortune: A Story about Self-Expression
    Rising Above the Storm Clouds: What It’s Like to Forgive
    Too Nice

Food and Diet

    Full Mouse, Empty Mouse: A Tale of Food and Feelings
    My Big Fat Secret: How Jenna Takes Control of Her Emotions and Eating

Illness and Hospitalization

    Breathe Easy: Young People’s Guide to Asthma
    Harry Goes to the Hospital: A Story for Children about What It’s Like to Be in the Hospital
    Lion’s Aren’t Scared of Shots: A Story for Children about Visiting the Doctor
    Little Tree: A Story for Children with Serious Medical Problems
    The Bald-headed Princess: Cancer, Chemo and Courage
    What about Me? When Brothers and Sisters Get Sick

Fear and Anxiety

    Cat’s Got Your Tongue: A Story for Children Afraid to Speak
    I Don’t Know Why…I Guess I’m Shy
    Into the Great Forest: A Story for Children Away from Parents for the First Time
    My Anxious Mind: A Teen’s Guide to Managing Anxiety and Panic
    My Big Fat Secret: How Jenna Takes Control of Her Emotions
    Night Light: A Story for Children Afraid of the Dark
    Nobody’s Perfect: A Story for Children about Perfectionism
    Sometimes I’m Scared
    What to Do When Bad Habits Take Hold
    What to Do When You Dread Your Bed
    What to Do When You Worry Too Much
    What to Do When Your Brain Gets Stuck: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming OCD
    When Fuzzy Was Afraid of Losing His Mother
    When Fuzzy Was Afraid of Big and Loud Things
    When Lizzy Was Afraid of Trying New Things

Oppositional Behavior and Anger

    Josh’s Smiley Faces: A Story about Anger
    The Grouchies
    The Very Lonely Bathtub
    What to Do When You Grumble Too Much
    What to Do When Your Temper Flares

Trauma and Traumatic Events

    A Terrible Thing Happened
    I’ll Know What To Do: A Kid’s Guide to Natural Disasters

Stress and Coping

    Annie’s Plan: Taking Charge of Schoolwork and Homework
    Double Dip Feelings: Stories to Help Children Understand Emotions
    Imagine a Rainbow: A Child’s Guide for Soothing Pain
    I Want Your Moo: A Story for Children about Self-Esteem
    Luna and the Big Blur: A Story for Children Who Wear Glasses
    Mind over Basketball: Coach Yourself to Handle Stress
    Mom, Dad, Come Back Soon
    My Gum is Gone
    Sam and Gram and the First Day of School
    The Magic Box: When Parents Can’t Be There to Tuck You In
    Uncle Willy’s Tickles: A Child’s Right to Say No
    Why Am I An Only Child?

Special Needs Children

    Oh Brother! Growing Up with A Special Needs Sibling
    Russell is Extra Special: A Book about Autism for Children
    Tibby Tried It

Parental and Grandparental Illness

    Always My Grandpa: A Story for Children about Alzheimer’s Disease
    My Grandpa Had a Stroke
    Sammy’s Mommy has Cancer
    Striped Shirts and Flowered Pants: A Story about Alzheimer’s Disease for Young Children
    The Year My Mother Was Bald
    Wishing Wellness: A Workbook for Children of Parents with Mental Illness
    Why Are You So Sad? A Child’s Book about Parental Depression