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Child survivors of sexual abuse books

AGES 4 – 8:

Your Body Belongs to You
Cornelia Maude Spelman. Albert Whitman & Company, 1997.

My Body is Private
Linda Walvoord Girard. Albert Whitman & Company, 1984.

When I Was Little Like You
Jane Porett. Child Welfare League of America, 1993.

AGES 9 – 12:

No More Secrets for Me
Oralee Wachter. Brown Young Readers, 2002.

It Happens to Boys Too
Jane Satullo and Russell Bradway. Elizabeth Freeman Center, 1987.

For Parents:

The Safe Child Book
Sherryll Kraizer. Fireside, 1996.

When the Bough Breaks: A Helping Guide for Parents of Sexually Abused Children
Aphrodite Matsakis. New Harbinger Publications, 1991.

Children and Trauma: A Guide for Parents and Professionals
Cynthia Monahon. Jossey-Bass, 1993.

Healing the Harm Done: A Parent’s Guide to Helping Your Child Overcome the Effects of Sexual Abuse
Jennifer Y. Levy. Xlibris Corp, 2005.