The Littlest Elephant Can I Give You a Squish? Don't Hug the Quokka! Don't Hug Doug: (He Doesn't Like It) Hug? ABC of Body Safety and Consent: teach children about body safety, consent, safe/unsafe touch, private parts, body boundaries & respect Smile, Sophia
Yes! No!: A First Conversation about Consent More Than Fluff We Listen to Our Bodies Anzu the Great Listener Don't Touch My Hair! Simon the Hugger My Body! What I Say Goes!: Teach children body safety, safe/unsafe touch, private parts, secrets/surprises, consent, respect
We Check in with Each Other Simon the Hugger We Can Say No Anzu the Great Listener We Ask Permission Want a Hug?: Consent and Boundaries for Kids Listening to My Body: A guide to helping kids understand the connection between their sensations (what the heck are those?) and feelings so
C is for Consent We Can Say No I Can Say No Rissy No Kissies A Girl's Bill of Rights We Accept No We Are in Charge of Our Bodies

Kids' Books for Healthy Boundaries: Bodies, Consent, Bodily Autonomy, and More

Kids' Books for Healthy Boundaries: Bodies, Consent, Bodily Autonomy, and More

By The Kid Lit Mama
We Can Say No

We Can Say No

Lydia Bowers

$15.99 $14.87

Simon the Hugger

Simon the Hugger

Stacy B. Davids and Ana Sebastián

$17.99 $16.73

Anzu the Great Listener

Anzu the Great Listener

Benson Shum

$18.99 $17.66

Listening to what others tell you they need vs imposing your own ideas

The Littlest Elephant

The Littlest Elephant

Kate Read

$17.99 $16.73

Behavior in shared spaces

Want a Hug?: Consent and Boundaries for Kids

Want a Hug?: Consent and Boundaries for Kids

Christine Babinec and Vivian Mineker

$16.99 $15.80

We Are in Charge of Our Bodies

We Are in Charge of Our Bodies

Lydia Bowers

$15.99 $14.87

Smile, Sophia

Smile, Sophia

Skylaar Amann

$18.99 $17.66

Don't Hug the Quokka!

Don't Hug the Quokka!

Daniel Errico and Mia Powell

$16.99 $15.80

Yes! No!: A First Conversation about Consent

Yes! No!: A First Conversation about Consent

Jessica Ralli, Megan Madison, et al.

$15.99 $14.87

"the bestselling board book about consent, offering adults the opportunity to begin important conversations with young children in an informed, safe, and supported way."

C is for Consent

C is for Consent

Eleanor Morrison and Faye Orlove

$14.95 $13.90

"The book teaches that it is okay for kids to say no to hugs and kisses, and that what happens to a their body is up to them. This helps children grow up confident in their bodies, comfortable with expressing physical boundaries, and respectful of the boundaries of others."

More Than Fluff

More Than Fluff

Madeline Valentine

$18.99 $17.66

"Daisy happens to be fluffy--she's a young chick after all. Her friends can't help but want to pet her, squeeze her, and tell her how cute she is. But Daisy doesn't want to be hugged or kissed. She's not just fluff; Daisy has substance! But how can she tell everyone to give her some space without hurting their feelings?"

Can I Give You a Squish?

Can I Give You a Squish?

Emily Neilson

$18.99 $17.66

"Kai is a little mer-boy who's big on hugs--or "squishes," as he and his mama call them. But not everyone's a fan of Kai's spirited embrace, which he discovers soon after squishing a puffer fish, who swells up in fright! Kai feels awful; but with the help of his friends, he figures out another way to show his affection, and then everyone demonstrates their preferred ways of being greeted. Because, as Kai realizes, "Every fish likes their own kind of squish.""

Don't Hug Doug: (He Doesn't Like It)

Don't Hug Doug: (He Doesn't Like It)

Carrie Finison and Daniel Wiseman

$17.99 $16.73

"Doug doesn't like hugs. He thinks hugs are too squeezy, too squashy, too squooshy, too smooshy. He doesn't like hello hugs or goodbye hugs, game-winning home run hugs or dropped ice cream cone hugs, and he definitely doesn't like birthday hugs. He'd much rather give a high five--or a low five, a side five, a double five, or a spinny five. Yup, some people love hugs; other people don't. So how can you tell if someone likes hugs or not? There's only one way to find out: Ask! Because everybody gets to decide for themselves whether they want a hug or not."

Don't Touch My Hair!

Don't Touch My Hair!

Sharee Miller

$17.99 $16.73

"t seems that wherever Aria goes, someone wants to touch her hair. In the street, strangers reach for her fluffy curls; and even under the sea, in the jungle, and in space, she's chased by a mermaid, monkeys, and poked by aliens . . . until, finally, Aria has had enough!"

ABC of Body Safety and Consent: teach children about body safety, consent, safe/unsafe touch, private parts, body boundaries & respect

ABC of Body Safety and Consent: teach children about body safety, consent, safe/unsafe touch, private parts, body boundaries & respect

Jayneen Sanders and Courtney Dawson

$10.95

"The 26 ‘key’ letters and accompanying words will help children to learn and consolidate age-appropriate, crucial and life-changing body safety and consent skills. Designed as a ‘dip in and dip out’ book, the text, the child-centred questions and the stunning illustrations will reinforce key skills such as consent, respect, body boundaries, safe and unsafe touch, Early Warning Signs, Safety Network, private parts, and the difference between secrets and surprises. Also included are Discussion Questions for parents, caregivers and educators."

Rissy No Kissies

Rissy No Kissies

Katey Howes and Jess Engle

$17.99 $16.73

"A lovebird who doesn't like kisses? Rissy's friends and family wonder if she's sick, confused, or rude. But kisses make Rissy uncomfortable. Can one little lovebird show everyone that there's no one right way to show you care? Rissy No Kissies carries the message that your body and your heart are yours, and you choose how to share."

Listening to My Body: A guide to helping kids understand the connection between their sensations (what the heck are those?) and feelings so

Listening to My Body: A guide to helping kids understand the connection between their sensations (what the heck are those?) and feelings so

Gabi Garcia and Ying-Hui Tan

$18.99

"Big emotions can be overwhelming! Help your child build on their capacity to engage more mindfully, self-regulate, and develop emotional resilience. Listening to my Body is an engaging and interactive book that guides children through the practice of naming their feelings and the physical sensations that accompany them. From wiggly and squirmy to rested and still, Listening to My Body helps children develop a sensations vocabulary so that they can express what they are experiencing."

We Listen to Our Bodies

We Listen to Our Bodies

Lydia Bowers

$15.99 $14.87

"Deja helps young children recognize their emotions by listening to their bodies. Body awareness is a key foundation of consent. We Listen to Our Bodies gives children a vocabulary to understand and communicate their feelings, develop personal boundaries, and build their social and emotional skills."

We Check in with Each Other

We Check in with Each Other

Lydia Bowers

$15.99 $14.87

"Help young children understand that it's okay to establish personal boundaries and change their minds. Physical and emotional awareness are key foundations of consent. We Check In with Each Other gives children a vocabulary to understand that they can change their minds at any time, develop and communicate personal boundaries, and build their social and emotional skills."

We Ask Permission

We Ask Permission

Lydia Bowers

$15.99 $14.87

"A story that helps with teaching boundaries. Asking for permission is a key foundation of consent. We Ask Permission builds children's social and emotional skills and helps with teaching boundaries by encouraging children to look for body language cues and by asking before hugging or touching others."

We Accept No

We Accept No

Lydia Bowers

$15.99 $14.87

"A story about accepting no for an answer and how to handle the feeling of rejection. Accepting no for an answer is a key foundation of consent. We Accept No builds children's social and emotional skills and helps teach them how to ask for permission, how to respect no, and how to handle rejection."

Hug?

Hug?

Charlene Chua

$16.99 $15.80

" Hug? Charlene Chua (Author) Description How many hugs is too many? This girl's had enough! This humorous picture book explores compassion and the importance of setting boundaries."

I Can Say No

I Can Say No

Jenny Simmons and Kristin Sorra

$10.95 $10.18

"In I Can Say No, Jenny Simmons teaches children the power of the word "no." Whether it's saying no to bullying or someone invading their personal space or simply to playing with a friend when they need some alone time, children learn that they can use their voice to stand up for what is good in the world, and good for themselves."

A Girl's Bill of Rights

A Girl's Bill of Rights

Amy B. Mucha and Addy Rivera Sonda

$17.99 $16.73

"In a world where little girls must learn to stand tall, A Girl's Bill of Rights boldly declares the rights of every woman and girl: power, confidence, freedom, and consent. Author Amy B. Mucha and illustrator Addy Rivera Sonda present a diverse cast of characters standing up for themselves and proudly celebrating the joy and power of being a girl."