I Said No

Author: Zack King
Publisher: Boulden Pub
ISBN: 1878076493
Release Date: 2008-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Written from a child's point of view, advises young readers on ways to handle a variety of problematic situations, provides an easy-to-use system to help children rehearse and remember appropriate responses to keep them safe, and includes coverage of where to go for help and how to deal with shame and guilt.

It s My Body

Author: Lory Freeman
Publisher: Parenting Press, Inc.
ISBN: 0943990033
Release Date: 1982-01-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

Discusses the different types of touching and offers advice on how to react to unwanted touching.

Those Are My Private Parts

Author: Diane Hansen
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1482544377
Release Date: 2013-02-20
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Uses rhyming and illustrations by a four-year-old to present messages about sexual abuse prevention to children. Specifically mentions individuals in a child's life who could be sex offenders and the possible use of touching "games" in order to inform and empower children to protect their bodies.

Amazing You

Author: Gail Saltz
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442061456
Release Date: 2009-06-23
Genre:

Without delving into the realm of sexual intercourse, a guide answers preschoolers' commonly asked questions about reproduction, birth, and the difference between the sexes through simple text and illustrations.

My Body Belongs to Me

Author: Jill Starishevsky
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 9781575425948
Release Date: 2014-04-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Without being taught about body boundaries, a child may be too young to understand when abuse is happening—or that it’s wrong. This straightforward, gentle book offers a tool parents, teachers, and counselors can use to help children feel, be, and stay safe. The rhyming story and simple, friendly illustrations provide a way to sensitively share and discuss the topic, guiding young children to understand that their private parts belong to them alone. The overriding message of My Body Belongs to Me is that if someone touches your private parts, tell your mom, your dad, your teacher, or another safe adult.

An Exceptional Children s Guide to Touch

Author: McKinley Hunter Manasco
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
ISBN: 0857006592
Release Date: 2012-08-15
Genre: Psychology

The rules of physical contact can be tricky to grasp and children with special needs are at a heightened risk of abuse. This friendly picture book explains in simple terms how to tell the difference between acceptable and inappropriate touch, thereby helping the child with special needs stay safe. Each story covers a different type of touch from accidental to friendly to hurtful and will help children understand how boundaries change depending on the context. It explores when and where it is okay to touch other people, when and where other people can touch you, why self touching sometimes needs to be private, and what to do if touch feels inappropriate. This book is an invaluable teaching resource and discussion starter for parents, teachers and carers working with children with special needs.

My Private Parts Are Private

Author: Robert D. Edelman
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1489578005
Release Date: 2013-05-01
Genre: Child sexual abuse

Introduces the topic of sexual abuse and ways to keep one's body private. It helps adults and children talk about sexual abuse together in a way which minimizes embarrassment and fear, but emphasizes self-protection and open communication. Children learn that it's OK to tell and talk about their feelings, and that sexual abuse is never their fault in hopes that they can continue to heal.

My Privates Are Private

Author: Stacey Honowitz
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 9781457513275
Release Date: 2012-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Stacey Honowitz is a twenty-two year veteran of the State Attorney's Office, seventeen years dedicated to the Sex Crimes and Child Abuse Unit where she is currently serving as a supervisor. She is also a frequent legal commentator who has provided legal analysis for Larry King Live, CNN Headline News, Good Morning America, Dateline NBC, CBS News 48 Hours, MSNBC, CNBC, as well as Fox News and Court Television. She has prosecuted several high profile cases in south Florida and is also a guest lecturer who speaks about child sex abuse, the sensitive nature of these cases, the navigation of the criminal justice system and the importance of frank and open communication with children about this important and difficult subject matter. She has provided important information for several years to both parents and children on the issues of child molestation and continues to send the message that the importance of reporting the abuse is the first step in healing. Parents always want to know how to talk to their children about sexual abuse. The importance of "My Privates are Private" is two fold. This book will put both parents and children at ease when dealing with this delicate, almost taboo subject matter. The main character Betsy Boodle allows parents who find themselves having difficulty "breaking the ice" the ability to communicate openly with their child about the importance of reporting abuse. It provides easy to remember limericks which send powerful and important messages, first and foremost the importance of reporting the abuse. This book empowers children and parents who sometimes have a problem finding the "right words" for a frank and open discussion. Children will see that Betsy Boodle is not afraid to speak her mind if she thinks that she was abused. She advocates the many ways that you can report and most importantly she teaches others that they should never be afraid to speak up.

Private Parts

Author: Howard Stern
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780671009441
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

An autobiography by the original "shock jock" shares his observations on politics, current affairs, women, and the entertainment business

Some Secrets Should Never Be Kept

Author: Jayneen Sanders
Publisher: UpLoad Publishing Pty Ltd
ISBN: 9780646546230
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Child sexual abuse

This book was written to provide children with essential skills in self-protection, and to encourage them to always speak up. It is recommended that children be read this story by a parent or caregiver.

Finding Your Fit

Author: Kimberly King
Publisher:
ISBN: 1633935264
Release Date: 2017-08
Genre: Health & Fitness

The story line of Finding Your Fit is engaging and defines basic terminology in a way that is easy to comprehend for children. Children identify with the main character Gabby, as she learns to live a healthy lifestyle and develop positive self-esteem. Woven through the story are talking points and reflective journaling writing opportunities where children can express their thoughts and emotions, while parents can keep gather valuable information through this form of communication. Finding Your Fit opens the lines of communication and support that children are often lacking as they begin to develop self-esteem and identity. Bibliotherapy (using books to assist in problem solving relevant to the therapeutic process) is a valuable intervention for helping children cope with stressors and can provide structured communication between caregivers and children. Finding Your Fit is a valuable resource for families, therapists, school personnel, and other professionals who work with children on the topics of fitness, nutrition, and development of positive self-esteem and acceptance.

My Underpants Rule

Author: Rod Power
Publisher: Kids Rule Publishing Limited
ISBN: 0992953006
Release Date: 2014-06-10
Genre:

Rolf Harris, Jimmy Saville, Gary Glitter... Our children need education for protection and parents need engaging tools to do this. My Underpants Rule! is fun, bright and lively, encouraging toddlers and primary children to empower themselves without causing alarm. "What's under my pants belongs only to me!" is reinforced by rhymes and scenarios, ingraining what is appropriate and inappropriate, and what to do in difficult situations. Like a nursery rhyme, reading this book with your child will ensure the lessons stay with them for life.