Who Is A Gifted Child?

Gifted Child Reading List

Books / Reading Materials

Parenting the Gifted Child:
A Parent’s Guide to Gifted Children. Webb, James. (2007)

Giftedness 101. Silverman, Linda. (2013) 

How to Parent So Children Will Learn.  Rimm, Sylvia.  (2008)
Parenting for High Potential.  Magazine published by the National Association for Gifted Children.
Parenting Gifted Children 101:  An Introduction to Gifted Kids and Their Needs.  Inman, Tracy & Kirchner, Jana. (2016)
Parenting Gifted Kids. Delisle, James. (2006)
Quiet:  The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking.  Cain, Susan. (2013)

Quiet Kids: Help Your Introverted Child Succeed in an Extroverted World. Fonseca, Christine. (2014)
Letting Go of Perfect:  Overcoming Perfectionism in Kids.  Adelson, Jill & Wilson, Hope.  (2009)
Moving Past Perfect:  How Perfectionism May Be Holding Back Your Kids (and You!) and What You Can Do About It.  Greenspon, Thomas. (2012)
Perfectionism:  What’s Bad About Being Too Good? Adderholdt, Miriam & Goldberg, Jan.  (1999)
Bright Not Broken. Kennedy, Diane & Banks, Rebecca. (2011)

Misdiagnosis and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children and Adults.  Webb, J.T, Amend, E.A., Webb, N.E., Goerss, J., Beljan, P., & Olenchak, F. R. (2005)
Twice-Exceptional Gifted Children.  Trail, Beverly. (2011)
On the Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Children.  Cross, Tracy. (2011)
Smart Boys.  Kerr, Barbara & Cohn, Sanford. (2001)
Smart Girls in the 21st Century.  Kerr, Barbara.  (2014)
When Gifted Kids Don’t Have All the Answers.  Delisle, Jim & Galbraith, Judy. (2002)
Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students. Fonseca, Christine. (2016)

Living with Intensity:  Understanding the Sensitivity, Excitability, and the Emotional Development of Gifted Children, Adolescents, and Adults.  Daniels, Susan & Piechowski, Michael.  (2008)

Great Reads for Gifted Students

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