Jessica Kingsley Publishers logo

Independent Academic, Educational and Professional Publisher of the Year, 2016 - British Book Industry Awards

Jessica Kingsley Publishers (JKP) is a wholly independent company, committed to publishing books that make a difference.

The company was founded in 1987 in London by Jessica Kingsley and has grown since then to now publish over 250 books a year. JKP is known for long established lists on the autism spectrum, social work, and arts therapies. More recently they have published extensively in the fields of mental health, counselling, palliative care, and practical theology. JKP has a range of graphic novels across these subject areas, and books for children, on issues including bereavement, depression and anger.

In 2006 a new imprint, Singing Dragon, was born.

Showing 181-200 of 2,403 items.

Lisa and the Lacemaker

The Graphic Novel

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info

God-Curious

Exploring Eternal Questions

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Why study theology? Stephen Cherry explores theology’s appeal for curious minds.

More info

All Birds Have Anxiety

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A bird-filled introduction to living with anxiety disorder.

More info

Go Yogi!

Everyday Yoga Asanas for Children

By Emma Hughes; Illustrated by John Smisson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info

The ASD and Me Picture Book

A Visual Guide to Understanding Challenges and Strengths

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A visual guide to help children on the autism spectrum recognize their strengths and overcome challenges.

More info

Sulky, Rowdy, Rude

Why Kids Really Act Out and What to Do about It

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A parent’s guide to addressing their children’s horrible behavioural issues.

More info

I Can Beat Obesity!

Finding the Motivation, Confidence and Skills to Lose Weight and Avoid Relapse

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Self-help guide to overcoming obesity through innovative health psychology approaches.

More info

Muslim Identity in a Turbulent Age

Islamic Extremism and Western Islamophobia

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

How can Islam, as a religion of peace, exist together with Western cultures and political systems?

More info

Writing without a Parachute

The Art of Freefall

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Shows both beginning and experienced writers how to get the thinking mind to step aside so that writing becomes truly creative.

More info

Sex, Drugs and Asperger's Syndrome (ASD)

A User Guide to Adulthood

By Luke Jackson; Foreword by Tony Attwood
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A no-holds-barred, funny, and articulate guide to the pitfalls and positives of the young adult years on the autism spectrum.

More info

Can I Tell You About Gender Diversity?

A Guide for Friends, Family and Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

What is gender diversity? Kit, Amy, and Lara explain all in this illustrated guide for children aged seven and up.

More info

Trans Voices

Becoming Who You Are

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This empowering collection of personal experiences details the lived realities of trans people and why they decided to transition.

More info

Who Are You?

The Kid’s Guide to Gender Identity

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A straightforward introduction to gender for children ages four and up

More info

Freefall into Fiction

Finding Form

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Guide to writing publishable short stories, novels and memoirs using the Freefall Writing technique.

More info

Crafting Secular Ritual

A Practical Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A unique, hands-on guide to the craft of ritual making

More info

We’re All Mad Here

The No-Nonsense Guide to Living with Social Anxiety

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

No-nonsense guide to surviving social anxiety from award-winning blogger Claire Eastham.

More info

A Best Practice Guide to Assessment and Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Schools, Second Edition

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This updated edition is the definitive guide to practical, evidence-based approaches to the assessment and diagnosis of ASD in schools. Bridging the research to practice gap, this award-winning book shows education professionals and clinicians how to identify school-aged children with ASD and carry out appropriate interventions.

More info

The Green-Eyed Goblin

What to do about jealousy for all children including those on the Autism Spectrum

By K.I. Al-Ghani; Illustrated by Haitham Al-Ghani
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Teach children to recognize and cope with feelings of jealousy.

More info

Digital Kids

How to Balance Screen Time and Why It Matters

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
More info

Tic Disorders

A Guide for Parents and Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Everything parents and professionals need to know about tic disorders and the co-occurring conditions and difficulties.

More info
Find what you’re looking for...
Free Shipping   Blue
Stay Informed

Receive the latest UBC Press news, including events, catalogues, and announcements.


Read past newsletters
Current Catalogue
Fall 2019 Canadian Cover
Publishers Represented
UBC Press is the Canadian agent for several international publishers. Visit our Publishers Represented page to learn more.