Forbes, Anna, MSS. Kids With AIDS. The Rosen Pub. Group, 1996. Explains in simple terms how AIDS viruses affect children who are infected and how family and friends can help them. Ages 7 – 10.

Merrifield, Margaret. Come Sit By Me. Stoddart Kids, c 1998. A child and his parents learn to deal with the discrimination a new friend and classmate (who has AIDS) is facing. Ages 4 - 8.

Walvoord, Linda. Alex, the kid with AIDS. Albert Whitman, c 1991. Alex feels he can get away with anything because he is sick. But Alex changes when he makes a friend and encounters a teacher who challenges him. Ages 4 - 8.

Wiener, Lori. Be a Friend: Children Who Live with HIV Speak. Albert Whitman, c 1996. A selection of art and writing by young patients. Ages 9 - 12.