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Literature



Novels With Gifted Children as Characters

  Butterworth, Oliver, The Enormous Egg, ISBN 0440423376, Dell Publishing Co.  
  Byars, Betsy, The Cartoonist, ISBN 0140323090, Penguin Books.  
  Conford, Ellen, And This Is Laura, ISBN 0671555049, Archway Paperbacks.  
  L'Engle, Madeleine, A Wrinkle in Time, ISBN 0374386145, Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc.  
  Landis, James, The Sisters Impossible, ISBN 0553260138, Bantam Books Inc.  
  Lowdry, Lois, Anastasia Krupnik, ISBN 0395286298, Houghton Mifflin Co..  
  Miles, Betty, The Real Me, ISBN 0394825888, Knopf, Alfred A. Inc.  
  Voigt, Cynthia, Dicey's Song, ISBN 0689309449, Macmillan Publishing Co.  

Literature to Guide the Gifted

Identity
  Adderholdt, Miriam, Perfectionism: What's Bad About Being Too Good?, ISBN 1575420627, Free Spirit. Grades 7-12  
  De Lisle, James R., Gifted kids speak out, ISBN 0915793105, Free Spirit. Grades 5-7  
  Galbraith, Judy, The gifted kids survival guide for ages 10 & under, ISBN 0915793008, Free Spirit  
  Galbraith, Judy & De Lisle, James R., The gifted kids' survival guide: a teen handbook, ISBN 1575420031, Free Spirit  
  Hesse, Hermann, Demian, Harper & Row, New York, 1925. Grades 10-12  
  McCutcheon, Randall, Get off my brain: a survival guide for lazy students (bored, frustrated, or otherwise sick of school), ISBN 1575420376, Free Spirit, Grades 7-12  
  Montgomery, L.M., Anne of Green Gables, Bantam, Toronto, 1904. Grades 4-6  
  Wirths, C.G. and M. Bowman-Kruhm, Are You My Type?: Or Why Aren't You More Like Me?, ISBN 089106553, Davies Black Publishing, 1992.  
  Voigt, Cynthia, Izzy, Willy-Nilly, Atheneum, New York, 1986. Grades 7-9  
  Yolen, Jane, The Boy Who Had Wings, Crowell, New York, 1974. Grades 4-6  

Aloneness
Cole, Brock, The Goats, Farrar, Strais & Giroux, New York, 1987. Grades 7-9
French, Michael, Us Against Them, Bantam, Toronto, 1987. Grades 7-9
  Kendall, Carol, The Gamaze Cup, Harcourt, Brace & World, New York, 1954. Grades 1-3  

Getting Along With Others
  Blume, Judy, Just As Long As We're Together, Orchard Books, New York, 1987. Grades 4-6  
Hoban, Russell, The Sorely Trying Day, Harper & Row, New York, 1964. Grades P-K
Kellogg, Steven, Best Friends, Dial, New York, 1986. Grades 1-3
  Veraba, Barbara, Crazy Vanilla, Harper & Row, New York, 1996. Grades 7-9  
       

Developing Imagination
  Goffstein, M.B., Two Piano Tuners, ISBN 0374380198, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1970. Grades 4-6  
Hoberman, Mary Ann, A House Is A House For Me, ISBN 0140503943, Viking, New York, 1978. Grades P-K
Nolan, Dennis, The Castle Builder, ISBN 0027682404 Simon & Schuster, New York, 1987 Grades P-K
       

Career Choices
  Dunning, Donna, What's Your Type of Career? Unlock The Secrets Of Your Personality To Find Your Perfect Career Path, ISBN 0891061541, Davies Black Publishing, 2001.  
Tieger, Paul, and Barbara Barron-Tieger, Do What You Are: Discover The Perfect Career For You Through The Secrets Of Personality Type, 3rd Ed., ISBN 0316880655, H.B. Fenn and Company Ltd., 2001.
Tieger, Paul, and Barbara Barron-Tieger, Nurture By Nature: Understand Your Child's Personality Type And Become A Better Parent, ISBN 0316845132, Little Brown, 1997.
       



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