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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.

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Crafting Meaningful Funeral Rituals

A Practical Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

In-depth guide to designing and creating secular funeral ceremonies.

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The Incredible Teenage Brain

Everything You Need to Know to Unlock a Teen's Potentional

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An accessible, cutting edge resource for parents and teachers, explaining the incredible teen brain to aid learning across teen's emotional, social, and education domains.

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Trans Power

Own Your Gender

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Leading figures from the trans and non-binary community discuss the realities and practicalities of sex and intimacy.

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Diary of a Dyslexic School Kid

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Fun, relatable book for ages 10-14 about the joys and pitfalls of being at school when you have dyslexia.

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The Anxiety Survival Guide

Getting through the Challenging Stuff

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Survival guide for young people becoming adults, aged 18-25, with anxiety.

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Something Bad Happened

A Kid's Guide to Coping With Events in the News

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Expert advice from best-selling author Dawn Huebner to help 6 to 12 year olds manage sadness and fear about troubling world events.

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They/Them/Their

A Guide to Non-Binary and Genderqueer Identities

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A one-stop introduction to non-binary and genderqueer identities.

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The Little Book of Autism FAQs

How to Talk with Your Child about their Autism Diagnosis and Other Conversations

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A book to help parents support and communicate with their child after diagnosis.

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Trans Love

An Anthology of Transgender and Non-Binary Voices

Edited by Freiya Benson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An uplifting and empowering collection of writing about love, for and by trans and non-binary people.

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Supporting Gender Diversity in Early Childhood Classrooms

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book provides early childhood professionals with guidance on how to create gender inclusive learning environments that support all children in feeling valued through practices that aim to recognize and support a wide range of gender identities and gender expressions.

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