"We read to know that we are not alone."
- C.S. Lewis
Girl in the Mirror: Mothers and Daughters in the Years of Adolescence by Nancy L. Snyderman, M.D.
Odd Girls Speak Out: Girls Write About Bullies, Cliques, Popularity and Jealousy by Rachel Simmons
Our Boys Speak: Adolescent Boys Write About Their Inner Lives by John Nikkah
Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls by Mary Pipher, PhD
Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood by Lisa Damour
ADOPTION AND BIRTH FAMILY REUNIFICATION
Reunion: A Year in Letters Between a Birthmother and the Daughter She Couldn't Keep by Katie Hern and Ellen McGarry Carlson
The Family: A New Way of Creating Solid Self-Esteem by John Bradshaw
Freeing Your Child from Anxiety: Powerful, Practical Solutions to Overcome Your Child's Fears, Worries and Phobias by Tamar E. Chansky, Ph.D
Motivate to Communicate!: 300 Games and Activities for Your Child With Autism by Simone Griffin and Dianne Sandler
The Bully, The Bullied and The Bystander: From Preschool to High School - How Parents and Teachers Can Help Break the Cycle by Barbara Coloroso
A Terrible Thing Happened: A Story for Children Who Have Witnessed Violence or Trauma by Margaret M. Holmes
How Long Does It Hurt: A Guide to Recovering from Incest and Sexual Abuse for Teenagers, Their Friends, and Their Families by Cynthia L. Mather
Invisible Girls: The Truth about Sexual Abuse by Dr. Patti Feuereisen Ph.D.
It Happened to Me: A Teen's Guide to Overcoming Sexual Abuse (workbook) by William Lee Carter
When Love Goes Wrong: What to do When You Can't Do Anything Right by Ann Jones and Susan Schechter
Thin: A Memoir of Anorexia and Recovery by Grace Bowman
Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia by Marya Hornbacher
GAY, LESBIAN, BISEXUAL & TRANSGENDER ISSUES
It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, and Creating a Life Worth Living by Dan Savage
Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men by Leonard Sax, M.D., Ph.D.
Letter to My Daughter: A Novel by George Bishop
A Bright Red Scream: Self -Mutilation and the Language of Pain by Marilee Strong
Cutting: Understanding and Overcoming Self-Mutilation by Steven Levenkron
SUICIDE & DEPRESSION
Depression: A Teen's Guide to Survive and Thrive by Jacqueline B. Toner
The Disappearing Girl: Learning the Language of Teenage Depression by Lisa Machoian