Culbert, Timothy, M.D., Be the Boss of Your Pain: Self Care for Kids. Free Spirit Publishing, 2007. This book encourages young people to actively participate in his/her own health. The information is easy to understand and clear steps are provided to help readers develop new skills that can really make a difference in their lives. Ages 9 up.

Miles, Brenda S., Ph.D. Imagine a Rainbow: A Child's Guide for Soothing Pain. Magination Press, 2006. Beautiful illustrations help children use their imagination to feel better when their body is hurting. Ages 3 – 9.