Titles dealing themes related to intensity for lower grade students (PreK-Grade 3/4):

  1. Aliki. Feelings. Greenwillow Books, 1986.
  2. Bang, Molly. When Sophie Gets Angry. Blue Sky Press, 1999.
  3. Boulter, Amanda. Mindfulness for Vikings: Inspirational quotes and pictures encouraging a happy stress free life for adults and kids. Faerhaven Press, 2017.
  4. Bowen, Rebecca. My Incredible Talking Body: Learning to Be Calm. Mascot Books, 2017.
  5. Brunkner, Lauren. How to Be a Superhero Called Self-Control. Illus. by Anthony Phillips-Smith. Jessica Kinsley Publishers, 2015.
  6. Brunkner, Lauren. Kids’ Guide to Staying Awesome and In Control. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2014.
  7. Coombs, Kate. Breathe and Be: A Book of Mindfulness Poems. Illus. by Anna Emilia Laitinen. 2017. 
  8. Crary, Elizabeth. I’m Mad. Parenting Press, 1992.
  9. Elliot, David and Timothy Basil Ering. Finn Throws a Fit. Candlewick Press, 2005.
  10. Ferris, Jodi Chase. What Are You Figuring Out Now?: A Story about Benjamin Banneker. Carolrhoda Books, 1988.
  11. Fox, Laura and Chris Sabatino. I am so Angry I Could Scream. New Horizons Press, 2000.
  12. Isadora, Rachel. Ben’s Trumpet. Greenwillow Books, 1991.
  13. Karst, Patricia. The Invisible String. DeVorss & Company, 2000.
  14. Letourneau, Marie. Argyle Fox. Tanglewood, 2017.
  15. Levy, Adir. What Should Danny Do? Elon Books, 2017.
  16. Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Snowflake Bentley. HMH Books for Young Readers, 1998.
  17. Mayer, Mercer. I Was So Mad. Random House Books, 2000.
  18. McGuire, Andy. Remy the Rhino Learns Patirnce. Harvest House Publishers, 2010.
  19. Meiner, Cheri J. Cool Down and Work Through Anger. Free Spirit Publishers, 2010.
  20. Rosetti-Shuustak, Bernadette. I Love You Through and Through. Illus. by Caroline Jayne Church. Cartwheel, 2005.
  21. Schiller, Abbie. When Miles Got Mad. Illus. by Sam Kurtzman-Counter. Rubys Studio, 2013.
  22. Smith, Bryan. Of Course It’s a Big Deal. Boys Town Press, 2017.
  23. Smith, Bryan. What Were You Thinking? 2016.
  24. Spelman, Cornelia Maude. When I Feel Angry. Albert Whitman & Company, 2000.
  25. Spires, Ashley. The Most Magnificent Thing. Kids can Press, 2014.
  26. Willems, Mo. Nanette’s Baguette. Disney-Hyperion, 2016.
  27. Willems, Mo. Waiting is Not Easy. Disney Hyperion, 2014.
  28. Wood, Douglas. A Quiet Place. Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2002.
  29. Vail, Rachel. Sometimes I’m Bombaloo. Scholastic Paperbacks, 2000.
  30. Verde, Susan. I am Peace: A Book of Mindfulness. Illus. by Peter H. Reynolds. Harry N. Abrams, 2017.

Titles for Middle and Upper Grade Students (Grade 4/5 to Grade 12):

  1. Ramos, NoNieqia. The Disturbed GIrl’s Dictionary. Carolrhoda Books, 2018.
  2. Riordian, Rick. The Lightning Thief. Disney Hyperion, 2006.
  3. Soloman, Rachel Lynn. You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone. Simon Pulse, 2018.
  4. Van Drannen, Wendelin. Wild Bird. Knopf, 2017.