Children's Books

Specific Diagnoses


My Friend has ADHD - Amanda Doering Tourville


Uniquely Wired: A Story about Autism and its Gifts- Julia Cook

My Friend has Autism- Amanda Doering Tourville

How to Talk to an Autistic Kid- Daniel Stefanski

Autism- Michelle Levine

Autism and Me, Sibling Stories- Ouisi Shapiro

Understanding Sam and Asperger Syndrome- Clarabelle van Niekerk and Liezl Venter

The Girl Who Thought in Pictures; The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin- Julia Finley Mosca

A Boy Called Bat - Elana K. Arnold

My Brother Charlie- Holly Robinson Peete and Ryan Elizabeth Peete

Learning Differences and Difficulties

Leo the Late Bloomer- Robert Kraus

Thank You Mr. Falker- Patricia Polacco

Learning to Slow Down and Pay Attention- Kathleen G, Nadeau Ph.D. and Ellen B. Dixen Ph.D.

The Book of Mistakes- Corinna Luyken

Friendships and Relationships

How to Lose All Your Friends- Nancy Carlson

Crow Boy- Taro Yashima

I Just Don’t Like the Sound of No! -Julia Cook

My Mouth is a Volcano!- Julia Cook

Whoever You Are- Mem Fox

Do Unto Otters - Laurie Keller

Respect and Take Care of Things- Cheri Meiners

Thankful Book- Todd Parr

Invisible Boy- Trudy Ludwig

Chocolate Milk, Por Favor- Maria Dismondy

Those Shoes- Maribeth Boelts

We’re All Wonders- R.J. Palacio

Ordinary Mary’s Extraordinary Deed- Emily Pearson

A Sick Day for Amos McGee- Philip C. Stead

The Giving Tree- Shel Silverstein

Peace Week in Mrs. Fox’s Class- Eileen Spinelli

Good People Everywhere - Lynea Gillen

Last Stop on Market Street- Matt De La Peña

Peanut Butter and Cupcake! - Terry Border

Duck and Goose- Tad Hills

Share and Take Turns- Cheri J. Meiners

Hunter's Best Friend at School- Laura Malone Elliott

The Rainbow Fish- Marcus Pfister


How Are You Peeling? Foods with Moods- Saxton Freymann and Joost Elffers

Feelings- Aliki

Wemberly Worried- Kevin Henkes

When Sophie Gets Angry- Really, Really Angry…- Molly Bang

When I Feel Worried- Cornelia Maude Spelman

What’s Heaven?- Maria Shriver

Michael Rosen’s Sad Book- Michael Rosen and Quentin Blake

The Feelings Book- Todd Parr

Even Superheros Have Bad Days- Shelly Becker

When Miles Got Mad- Samantha Kurtzman-Counter

The Grouchy Ladybug- Eric Carle

The Way I Act- Steve Metzger

You Get What You Get- Julie Gassman

Today I Feel Silly and Other Moods That Make My Day - Jamie Lee Curtis

My Many Colored Days - Dr. Seuss

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day - Judith Viorst

How to Catch a Star - Oliver Jeffers

The Color Monster- Anna Llenas

In My Heart- Jo Witek

What Do You Do With a Problem- Kobi Yamada

Whistle for Willie- Ezra Jack Keats

Calm With The Very Hungry Caterpillar- Eric Carle


The Dot- Peter H. Reynolds

The Most Magnificent Thing - Ashley Spires

Giraffes Can't Dance- Giles Andreae and Guy Parker-Rees