• I Said No: A Kid-to-kid Guide to Keeping Private Parts Private  – Kimberly King (ages 3-8)

• Some Parts are Not for Sharing – Julie K. Federico (ages 6 months+)

• No Trespassing! My Body is Private -Patty Fitzgerald (ages 3-8)

• Your Body Belongs to You – Cornelia Spelman (ages 2-6)

• My Body Belongs to Me– Jill Starishevsky (ages 3-8)

• Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept – Jayneen Sanders (ages 3-8)

• Body Safety - Jayneen Sanders (ages 3-12)

• Tell Somebody! - Alesha Barlow. (ages 3-8 )

• The Swimsuit Lesson – Jon Holsten (ages 6-12)

Fred the Fox Shouts “No!” – Tatiana Y. Kisil Matthews (ages 3-8)

• Miles is the Boss of His Body! – S. Kurtzman-Counter & A. Schiller (ages 3-11)

My Body Belongs to Me from My Head to My Toes– Dagmar Geisler (ages 3- 11)

Please Tell- Jesse

• Simon Says Play it Safe - by Regina Marscheider 

The Sex-wise Parent: The Parent’s Guide to Protecting Your Child, Strengthening Your Family, and

   Talking to Kids About Sex, Abuse, and Bullying – Dr. Janet Rosenzweig

Protecting the Gift: Keeping Children and Teenagers Safe (And Parents Sane) – Gavin de Becker

Miss America by Day – Marilyn Van Derbur (A memoir about surviving incest)


Sexual Abuse Prevention Books for Children in Spanish 

Algunas Partes No Son Para Compartir  – Julie K. Federico (ages 6 months+)

Mi Cuerpo es Mio: Un Libro para Enseñar a Los Niños Pequeños cómo Resistir el Contacto

   Incómodo– Britain (ages 3-8)

El Problemo con Los Secretos – Karen Johnson (ages 3-8)


Books that Talk About Special Needs

An Exceptional Children’s Guide to Touch – Hunter Manasco (ages 3-8; children with disabilities)

Teaching Children with Down Syndrome about Their Bodies, Boundaries, and Sexuality -


Off Limits: A parent’s guide to keeping kids safe from sexual abuse– S. Wuertele & F. Berkower


Books that Talk About Human Sexual Development and Safety

The Parent’s Guide to Talking about Sex – Janet Rosenzweig

Trauma-Proofing Your Kids: A Parents’ Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy, and Resilience

   by Peter A. Levine and Maggie Kline (2008)

Birds + Bees + Your Kids – Amy Lang

It’s Not the Stork! - Robie H. Harris

From Diapers to Dating: A parent’s guide to raising sexually healthy children – Haffner

What’s the Big Secret? Talking about sex with boys and girls –Laurie Brown (ages 3-8)

Changing Bodies, Changing Lives – Ruth Bell (ages 12-17)

It’s Perfectly Normal – Robbie Harris (ages 9-14)

Books for Kids on Trauma Healing

Something Happened and I’m Scared to Tell– Patricia Kehoe, Ph.D. (ages 3-7)

Something Is Wrong at My House – Diane Davis (ages 3-12)

I Can’t Talk About It – Doris Sanford (ages 4-8)

Please Tell! - Jessie

Sarah’s Waterfall: A healing story about sexual abuse – Ellery Akers (ages 7-12)

• Healing Days – Susan Farber Straus (ages 7-14)

Sexual Abuse Prevention Books