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PAGE Recommended Books 
The following titles were recommended by area parents and educators of gifted students. Because of donations made by CESA 1 PAGE, these can be found in both the Milwaukee County and Waukesha County library systems.
Author Title
Addelholt, Miriam Perfectionism: What's Bad About Being Too Good? 
Adelson, Jill; Wilson, Hope Letting Go of Perfect
Armstrong, Thomas You're Smarter than You Think: A Kid's Guide to Multiple Intelligences
Asher, Donald  Cool Colleges: For the Hyper-Intelligent, Self-Directed, Late Blooming, & Just Plain Different
Assouline, Susan Developing Math Talent
Baum, Susan To Be Gifted and Learning Disabled
Berger, Sandra College Planning for Gifted Students 
Boothe, Diane In The Eyes of the Beholder - Critical Issues for Diversity in Gifted Education 
Caffrey, Janine Walker Nurturing Brilliance: Discovering and Developing Your Child's Gifts  
Callard-Szulgit; Rosemary Parenting and Teaching the Gifted  
Castellano, Jaime; Frazier, Andrea Dawn Special Populations in Gifted Education  
Choice, Penny; Walker, Sally The New RtI: Response to Intelligence - 2nd Edition  
Cohen, Leonora Coping for Capable Kids
Colangelo, Nicholas IOWA Acceleration Scale Manual: A Guide for Whole-Grade Acceleration (K-8)
Colangelo, Nicholas A Nation Deceived: How Schools Hold Back America’s Brightest Students
Coleman Ph.D., Mary Ruth; Johnsen Ph.D., Susan K. RtI for Gifted Students: A CEC-TAG Educational Resource
Cross, Tracy  The Social and Emotional Lives of Gifted Kids 
Daniels, Susan & Piechowski, Michael Living With Intensity
Davidson, Jan  Genius Denied 
Davidson, Kay Bloom's and Beyond 
Davis, Jessica Hoffmann Ordinary Gifted Children: The Power and Promise of Individual Attention
Davis, Joy Lawson Bright, Talented, & Black: A Guide for Families of African American Gifted Learners
Dawson, Peg; Guare, Richard Smart But Scattered
Delisle, James R. Barefoot Irreverence:  A Guide to Critical Issues in Gifted Child Education  
Delisle, James R. When Gifted Kids Don't Have All the Answers 
Delisle, James R.  Parenting Gifted Kids 
DeVries, Arlene Gifted Parent Groups SENG Model 
Dixon, Felicia Programs and Services for Secondary Gifted Students
Dixon, Felicia A. The Handbook of Secondary Gifted Education 
Eberle, Bob CPS for Kids (Creative Problem Solving)
Elwell, Patricia Creative Problem Solving for Teens
Elye, Beatrice Teen Success! Ideas to Move Your Mind
Fonseca, Christine 101 Success Secrets for Gifted Kids
Fonseca, Christine Emotional Intensity in Gifted Students: Helping Kids Cope With Explosive Feelings 
Ford, Donna Teaching Culturally Diverse Gifted Students 
Friedrichs, Terry Distinguishing Characteristics of Gifted Students with Disabilities
Gilman, Barbara J. Empowering Gifted Minds: Educational Advocacy That Works
Gilman, Barbara Jackson Academic Advocacy for Gifted Children
Goertzel, Victor Cradles of Eminence: Childhoods of More Than 700 Famous Men & Women
Golon, Alexandra Shires Visual Spatial Learners
Gosfield, Margaret Wayne Expert Approaches to Support Gifted Learners
Greene, Rebecca The Teenagers' Guide to School Outside the Box
Gross, Miraca Exceptionally Gifted Children 
Halstead, Judith Wynn Some of My Best Friends Are Books, 3rd ed.
Halstead, Judith Wynn Some of My Best Friends Are Books 
Heacox, Diane  Differentiating Instruction in the Regular Classroom 
Heilbronner, Nancy; Munoz, Jennifer Heilbronner  10 Things Not to Say to Your Gifted Child - One Family's Perspective  
Hein, Rebecca Lange A Case of Brilliance
Homayoun, Ana That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week
Isaacson, Karen Life in the Fast Brain: Keeping Up With Gifted Minds
Jackson, Yvette The Pedagogy of Confidence:  Inspiring High Intellectual Performance in Urban Schools
Jacobsen, Mary-Elaine The Gifted Adult
Jeweler, Sue; Barnes-Robinson, Linda; Shevitz; Stemple, Marisa 101 School Success Tools for Smart Kids With Learning Difficulties
Johnson, Susan K.; Sulak, Tracey N.; Rollins, Karen Serving Gifted Students Within an RtI Framework: A Practical Guide
Jolly, Ph.D., Jennifer L.; Treffinger, Ph.D., Donald J.; Inman, Tracy F.; Smutny, Joan F. Parenting Gifted Children: The Authoritative Guide From the National Association for Gifted Children  
Karnes, Frances A. Acceleration Strategies for Teaching Gifted  Learners
Karnes, Frances A. Gifted Children and Legal Issues in Education: Parents’ Stories of Hope 
Karnes, Frances A. Gifted Children and Legal Issues: An Update 
Karnes, Frances A. Gifted Children and the Law: Mediation, Due Process, and Court Cases 
Kay, Kiesa Uniquely Gifted: Identifying the Needs of the Twice Exceptional
Kerr, Barbara A. Smart Boys: Talent, Manhood, and the Search for Meaning
Kerr, Barbara A. Smart Girls: A New Psychology of Girls, Women and Giftedness
Kingore, Bertie Differentiation: Simplified, Realistic, and Effective
Klass, Perri  Quirky Kids 
Klein, Barbara S. Raising Gifted Kids 
Laney, Marti Olsen Hidden Gifts of Your Introverted Child 
Lesesne, Teri S. Naked Reading- Uncovering What Tweens Need to Become Lifelong Readers 
Levine, Mel  Educational Care (Second Edition) 
Lovecky, Deirdre Different Minds
Lowder, James Family Games: The 100 Best
Matthews, Dona J. Being Smart About Gifted Children:  A Guidebook for Parents & Educators 
Mendaglio, Sal Dabrowski's Theory of Positive Disintegration
Muratori, Michelle Early Entrance to College 
Neihart, Maureen Peak Performance for Smart Kids
Neihart, Maureen The Social & Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know?
Nunley, Kathie F. Differentiating the High School Classroom
Olszewski-Kubilius, P.; Karnes, F.; Stephens, K. Gifted Adolescents
Olszewski-Kubilius, P.; Limburg-Weber, L.; Pfeiffer, S. Early Gifts: Recognizing and Nurturing Children's Talents
Palladino, Lucy Jo Dreamers Discoverers and Dynamos 
Palmer, David Parent's Guide to IQ Testing and Gifted Education
Petersen, Jean Sunde The Essential Guide to Talking with Gifted Teens 
Petersen, Jean Sunde Gifted At Risk: Poetic Portraits
Pfeiffer, Steven Handbook of Giftedness in Children: Psychoeducational Theory, Research, and Best Practices
Piechowski, Michael M. Mellow Out, They Say.  If Only I Could.
Piirto, Jane Understanding Creativity
Polette, Nancy Gifted Books, Gifted Readers
Rakow, Susan  Educating Gifted Students in Middle School: A Practical Guide 
Reilly, Jill M. Mentorship: The Essential Guide for Schools and Businesses
Renzulli , Joseph Light Up Your Child’s Mind: Finding a Unique Pathway to Happiness & Success
Rimm, Sylvia Growing Up Too Fast
Rimm, Sylvia  Keys to Parenting the Gifted Child 3rd edition 
Rivero, Lisa Smart Teen's Guide to Living with Intensity
Rivero, Lisa  A Parent's Guide to Gifted Teens
Roberts, Julia; Boggess, Julia Roberts Teacher's Survival Guide: Gifted Education  
Robinson, Ann Best Practices in Gifted Education 
Roeper, Annemarie The 'I' of the Beholder: A Guided Journey to the Essence of a Child
Rogers, Karen Re-Forming Gifted Education 
Ruf, Deborah L. Losing Our Minds: Gifted Children Left Behind 
Schultz, Robert; Delisle, James Smart Talk: What Kids Say About Growing Up Gifted
Schultz, Robert; Delisle, James More Than a Test Score  
Silverman, Linda Counseling the Gifted and Talented
Simpson,Cynthia; Spencer, Vicki College Success for Students with Learning Disabilities
Sisk, Dorothy Making Great Kids Greater: Easing the Burden of Being Gifted
Skinner, Wendy Infinity and Zebra Stripes
Smutny, Joan Franklin Stand Up For Your Gifted Child
Smutny, Joan Franklin Teaching Young Gifted Children in the Regular Classroom
Sternberg, Robert J. Definitions and Conceptions of Giftedness
Sternberg, Robert J. Successful Intelligence
Sternberg, Robert J., Elena Grigorenko, Linda Jarvin Explorations in Giftedness
Streznewski, Marylou K Gifted Grownups: The Mixed Blessings of Extraordinary Potential 
Strip, Carol Ann  Helping Gifted Children Soar ( Spanish Version)
Strip, Carol Ann  Helping Gifted Children Soar 
Tallent-Runnels, Mary; Candler-Lotven, Ann Academic Competitions for Gifted Students
Tieger, Paul D. Nurture by Nature
Tomlinson, Carol Ann Fulfilling the Promise of the Differentiated Classroom
Tomlinson, Carol Ann  The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners 
Tomlinson, Carol Ann  The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners 
Trail Ed.D., Beverly   Twice-Exceptional Gifted Children: Understanding, Teaching, and Counseling Gifted Students  
Treffinger,D.;Young,G.;Nassab,C.; Wittig, C. Expanding and Enhancing Gifted Programs: The Levels of Service Approach
Van Tassel-Baska, Joyce Serving Gifted Learners Beyond the Traditional Classroom
Van Tassel-Baska, Joyce Excellence in Educating Gifted and Talented Learners
Walker, Sally Yahnke The Survival Guide for Parents of Gifted Kids 
Webb, James T. Grandparents Guide to Gifted Children
Webb, James T. Guiding the Gifted Child
Webb, James T. Misdiagnosis and Dual Diagnoses of Gifted Children and Adults 
Webb, J. ; Gore,J.; Amend,E.; DeVries,A. A Parent's Guide to Gifted Children
Weinfeld, Rich Smart Kids with Learning Difficulties
West, Thomas In the Mind's Eye
Whitney, Carol Strip; Hirsch, Gretchen A Love for Learning: Motivation and the Gifted Child
Willis, Judy Inspiring Middle School Minds: Gifted, Creative and Challenging
Whitney, Carol Strip Helping Gifted Children Soar - 2nd Edition
Winebrenner, Susan  Teaching Gifted Kids in the Regular Classroom 
Winebrenner, Susan  Teaching Kids with Learning Difficulties in the Regular Classroom
Wood, Chip Yardsticks 
National Association for Gifted Children The NAGC Mile Marker Series: Your Road Map to Successfully Support Gifted Children