The comprehensive and carefully compiled book lists are very valuable to me.
She is astute in her identification of characteristics common to the different aged children and the types of literature that best meet their needs.
I was one of the parents in the book who always felt my gifted son was missing out on something by spending time alone, or playing alone at school.
finding this book VERY helpful as we work with our asynchronous, highly gifted 6-year-old... helping him to get through a frustrating and confusing time in his emotionally young... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Katherine A Brubaker
This book has a wealth of information for educators of gifted students and school librarians (as well as public librarians). Read morePublished 2 months ago by SJC
Definitely a helpful resource for reading lists for children to supplement or remind the reader of the classics out there.Published 11 months ago by Allison Nelson
I was really just wanting the list of books in the latter chapters. BUT, I read it. Shocking, I know! I think this is a valuable book for any parent, gifted child or not. Why? Read morePublished 15 months ago by Miriam Stolle
For gifted readers, however the books suggested aren't really ahead of what a typical age peer would read. They just consider the subjects to help gifted children.. Read morePublished 15 months ago by ep4444
I am a Gifted/Talented coordinator for a small school district in a rural area. I have found this book to be incredibly useful as a resource as I work with teachers and parents. Read morePublished on January 14, 2012 by annie09
THis book has been helpful to point one in the direction of some useful books for gifted readers, but again I find so many of our youngsters are encouraged to read the 'darker',... Read morePublished on November 21, 2011 by Sus
I found the psychology portions of this book the most helpful. Prior to reading this book, I thought we were failing our son because he seemed to need so much alone time. Read morePublished on May 17, 2011 by Garden nerd
I originally checked this book out from the library and probably would not have done more than that as a parent of a g/t student. Read morePublished on November 30, 2009 by Lori A. Lewis