Not Everyone is Nice

Author: Frederick Alimonti
Publisher:
ISBN: 0882822330
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Family & Relationships

Kathy is waiting for her mother outside of school when a strange car approaches. The smiling man inside offers to drive Kathy home, suggesting that her mother may be hurt or sick. Just before Kathy is ready to climb in, her mother arrives and the man speeds off. Kathy is confused and hurt that the nice man would leave so quickly. Later that night, Kathy's parents use examples from nature of pretty but lethal plants and fish to show her that animals and people that look or seem nice may be very dangerous. Not Everyone is Nice teaches children what to do if a stranger approaches and reminds them that looking or acting nice doesn't mean a person is safe.

Never Talk to Strangers

Author: Irma Joyce
Publisher: Golden Books
ISBN: 9780375849640
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Discusses different situations to help make important distinctions between people who are "safe" and people to avoid.

Who Is a Stranger and What Should I Do

Author: Linda Walvoord Girard
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781497699434
Release Date: 2014-11-11
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Explains how to deal with strangers in public places, on the telephone, and in cars, emphasizing situations in which the best thing to do is run away or talk to another adult.

Too Safe for Strangers

Author: Robert Kahn
Publisher: Future Horizons
ISBN: 9781885477750
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Social Science

Most children, especially children on the autism spectrum, accept adults' friendliness at face value. Sometimes it can have tragic consequences. Written by a Deputy Sheriff, this book is credited with foiling at least 22 stranger abductions. Characters Bobby and Mandee explain stranger danger in a way that is accessible, but not frightening, for children. Read it to your child and role-play different scenarios. Create a password only you and your child know, label backpacks on the inside (so strangers won't know your name). Strangers can be men or women, old or young. Adults should not touch, give gifts to, or ask for help from children. If they do, don't keep it a secret! Tell an adult! Arm your child with the knowledge that may save his or her life.

The Berenstain Bears Learn About Strangers

Author: Stan Berenstain
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375989407
Release Date: 2010-10-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Come for a visit in Bear Country with this classic First Time Book® from Stan and Jan Berenstain. Sister has gotten into a bad habit of talking to strangers, and now it’s up to Papa, Mama, and Brother to show her the important rules of safety. This beloved story is a perfect way to teach children about strangers and good decision-making. Includes a list of Brother and Sister’s Rules for Cubs!

Stranger Danger How to Talk to Kids about Strangers

Author: Kristi Porter
Publisher:
ISBN: 0615890431
Release Date: 2013-10-01
Genre: Child sexual abuse

Stranger Danger - How to Talk to Kids About Strangers is a guide to help parents and caregivers of children ages 3-8 teach kids about strangers in a fun, interactive, and age appropriate way - without scaring them. Kids want and need to know what to DO in dangerous situations, but are usually only told to what NOT to do. (Don't talk to strangers; don't get in the car with strangers, etc.) Even the multitude of children's picture books about strangers (most aimed at the 8-12 year old age group) often fail to teach kids what they CAN do if they find themselves confronted with a stranger. Stranger Danger - How to Talk to Kids About Strangers is different. It is a how-to book is for parents and caregivers of children ages 3-8. Using techniques developed over decades of teaching young children, author Kristi Porter takes into consideration the unique thinking, and learning styles of this younger age group, offering parents a new way to talk to their kids about strangers without scaring them. This easy to read, step by step guide gives parents age appropriate words and activities to use with even the youngest of children. Covering everything from who is a stranger, to when and how to fight back, Stranger Danger - How to Talk to Kids About Strangers is a must read guide for today's parents.

Safe Kids Smart Parents

Author: Rebecca Bailey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781476700465
Release Date: 2013-06-11
Genre: Family & Relationships

Leading family psychologist and personal therapist to Jaycee Dugard, Rebecca Bailey tells parents how to keep their children safe in this accessible, must-have guidebook, with a foreword by Terry Probyn, Jaycee's mother. Whether their children are toddlers or teens, six years old or sixteen, whether they live in a rural town, suburb, or a bustling city, all parents worry about threats—from cyber-bullying to exploitation and abduction. What should they tell their children and when? What practical steps can they take to reduce the risks and keep their kids safe? Dr. Rebecca Bailey, with the assistance of her sister and registered nurse, Elizabeth, gives easily understood, easily followed answers. Safe Kids, Smart Parents builds on Dr. Bailey’s years of experience as a family psychologist helping real families deal with real situations. From abduction to abuse, Bailey explains how parents can speak to their kids about troubling topics while building their self-esteem and teaching them how to protect themselves. A smart, comprehensive, and easy-to-read resource, Safe Kids, Smart Parents is the most important book a parent can own.

Ashley Learns about Strangers

Author: Sarah (Duchess of York)
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1402773935
Release Date: 2010-05-27
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Ashley wanders away from her mother while they are shopping and then cannot find her, she approaches a security guard and is soon reunited with her mother. Includes tips for parents on warning their children about "stranger danger."

Don t Talk to Strangers

Author: Christine Mehlhaff
Publisher:
ISBN: 054500103X
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Children and strangers

Emma Lion loves to make new friends, but Mama tells her to be careful and never talk to strangers. Emma sees new people to meet everywhere she goes. How will she know who is a stranger?

Its Ok to Say Don t

Author: Betty Virginia Doyle Boegehold
Publisher: Golden Books
ISBN: 0307126102
Release Date: 1992-09-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Shows children how to avoid strangers, explains what to do if lost in a store, and suggests they report abuse to their parents.

Once Upon a Dragon

Author: Jean E. Pendziwol
Publisher: Kids Can Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781553379690
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

When a little girl and her dragon friend stumble into a fairy tale world, it is up to the little girl to keep her companion out of harm's way when they meet up with the hungry wolf of "Little Red Riding Hood," Snow White's evil stepmother, and other unseemly characters. Simultaneous.

I Can Be Safe

Author: Pat Thomas
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9781438083926
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This friendly little book acknowledges kidsÕ fears and makes them aware of things they need in order to feel safe in different situations. They learn, for instance, to look both ways when crossing a road, to wear special clothing for sports, to know their parentsÕ names, phone number, and emergency numbers, and many other details. ÒA First Look AtÓ is an easy-to-understand series of books for younger children. Each title explores emotional issues and discusses the questions such difficulties invariably raise among kids of preschool through early school age. Written by a psychotherapist and child counselor, each title promotes positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers. The books are written in simple, direct language that makes sense to younger kids. Each title also features a guide for parents on how to use the book, a glossary, suggested additional reading, and a list of resources. There are attractive full-color illustrations on every page.