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UBC Press proudly distributes Jessica Kingsley Publishers in Canada. A selection of JKP titles are available on our website. Find their full list at jkp.com. Canadian orders placed on jkp.com will be filled by our warehouse, UTP Distribution, and charged in Canadian dollars.


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 2016, JKP was awarded Independent Academic, Educational and Professional Publisher of the Year by the British Book Industry Awards.

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

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You Can Make a Difference!

A Creative Workbook and Journal for Young Activists

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Me and My Dysphoria Monster

An Empowering Story to Help Children Cope with Gender Dysphoria

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Letters from the Grief Club

How We Live With Loss

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The A-Z of Survival Strategies for Therapeutic Parents

From Chaos to Cake

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The Asperkid's (Secret) Book of Social Rules, 10th Anniversary Edition

The Guide to Understanding Not-So-Obvious Neurotypical Social Norms for Autistic Tweens and Teens

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The Panda on PDA

A Children's Introduction to Pathological Demand Avoidance

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Beyond Pronouns

The Essential Guide for Parents of Trans Children

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The Queer Guide to Happiness

How to Love Yourself, Your Body and Others

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The Book of Non-Binary Joy

Embracing the Power of You

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Things I Got Wrong So You Don't Have To

48 Lessons to Banish Burnout and Avoid Anxiety for Those Who Put Others First

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Ollie the Octopus Grief and Loss Activity Book

A Therapeutic Story with Activities for Children Aged 5-10

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Transitioning Later in Life

A Personal Guide

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The first in-depth guide for people who are transitioning later in life

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Gender Recovery

Trans and Queer Voices on Mental Health, Addiction and Transition

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Help! I'm Addicted

A Trans Girl’s Self-Discovery and Recovery

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A raw, frank and practical guide to recovery from addiction and substance abuse from one of the stars of the trans community

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ABC of Gender Identity

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An A-Z of gender identities for kids age 5+ to help educate young readers on gender diversity.

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He's My Mom!

A Story for Children Who Have a Transgender Parent or Relative

By Sarah Savage; Illustrated by Joules Garcia
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An empowering picture book for 3 to 7 year olds about transgender parents and family diversity

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Riley the Brave Makes It To School

A Story with Tips and Tricks for Tough Transitions

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A story for when kids just don't want to go to school - with help for grown-ups!

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Transitions

Our Stories of Being Trans

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The Trans Survival Workbook

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Companion workbook and journal to the popular Trans Teen Survival Guide to help teens document their transition.

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The Ultimate Anxiety Toolkit

Everything You Need to Worry Less, Relax More, and Boost Your Self-Esteem

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The Sibling Survival Guide

Surefire Ways to Solve Conflicts, Reduce Rivalry, and Have More Fun with your Brothers and Sisters

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Why can't they just get along?! Child-focused strategies from bestselling author Dawn Huebner to help 9- to 12-year-olds live more peacefully with brothers and sisters.

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The Autism Detective

Investigating What Autism Means to You

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Interactive children's book that enlists you to join detectives in their autism investigation.

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The Best of Assigned Male

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Internationally-acclaimed cartoonist Sophie Labelle offers a witty insight into the realities of being trans.

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Trans Pride

A Coloring Book

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ADHD Is Our Superpower

The Amazing Talents and Skills of Children with ADHD

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An empowering kids' guide to all aspects of an ADHD diagnosis.

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Why Can't You Hear Me?

Our Autistic Daughter’s Struggle to Be Understood

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A powerful book showing the importance of providing better support for women with complex and critical needs, following the tragic death of Colette McCulloch.

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Fat and Queer

An Anthology of Queer and Trans Bodies and Lives

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A radical, first of its kind anthology exploring the intersection of fat and queer identities.

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The Anxiety Book for Trans People

How to Conquer Your Dysphoria, Worry Less and Find Joy

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Personal advice and anecdotes on managing and coping with anxiety as a trans and/or non-binary person.

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Touch is Really Strange

By Steve Haines; Illustrated by Sophie Standing
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A science-based graphic medicine comic exploring touch as a fundamental human experience, and why it is essential for health

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Top To Bottom

A Memoir and Personal Guide Through Phalloplasty

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A witty, practical and insightful memoir and guide to the emotional and physical journey of having phalloplasty.

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Queerly Autistic

The Ultimate Guide For LGBTQIA+ Teens On The Spectrum

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The first comprehensive survival guide for LGBTQIA+ autistic teens.

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Understanding ADHD in Girls and Women

Edited by Joanne Steer; Foreword by Andrea Bilbow
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This book offers honest and clear professional insights into what it really means to have ADHD and provides information about where to go and what to expect. It explains routes to assessment and diagnosis, how ADHD can affect education and how to access support, mental health co-morbidities, as well as coaching and treatments.

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Coming Out, Again

Transition Stories

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A witty and empowering graphic novel following members of a diverse LGBTQ+ community as they navigate their evolving identities and relationships.

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Living at the Speed of Light

Navigating Life with Bipolar Disorder, from Depression to Mania and Everything in Between

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A no-nonsense guide to living with bipolar disorder, combining practical advice and the author's lived experience.

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Mission Dyslexia

Find Your Superpower and Be Your Brilliant Self

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Fun illustrated book to improve self-esteem in dyslexic kids aged 7-11 and support them to develop their own strategies for learning through self-understanding.

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Yoga Therapy for Diabetes

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Manual for yoga therapists and yoga teachers on using yoga therapy for people with diabetes.

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What I Do To Get Through

How To Run, Swim, Cycle, Sew, or Sing Your Way Through Depression

Foreword by Cathy Rentzenbrink; Edited by Olivia Sagan and James Withey
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Honest personal accounts of the different hobbies or activities that helped individuals overcome or manage their depression.

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Hell Yeah Self-Care!

A Trauma-Informed Workbook

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An activity-based reflective journal to build self-care into your daily life.

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200 Tricky Spellings in Cartoons

Visual Mnemonics for Everyone - US edition

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The Nervous Knight

A Story about Overcoming Worries and Anxiety

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A gently humorous, illustrated picture book for ages 5+ telling the story of a nervous knight's anxiety and how they learn to overcome it.

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Coming Out Stories

Personal Experiences of Coming Out from Across the LGBTQ+ Spectrum

Edited by Emma Goswell and Sam Walker
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A powerful and uplifting collection of coming out stories from LGBTQ+ people.

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My Intense Emotions Handbook

Manage Your Emotions and Connect Better with Others

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Sylvia and Marsha Start a Revolution!

The Story of the Trans Women of Color Who Made LGBTQ+ History

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A picture book about the trans women of colour who started an LGBTQ+ revolution.

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The Trans Self-Care Workbook

A Coloring Book and Journal for Trans and Non-Binary People

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A colouring book and journal for the trans and non-binary community, with practical advice and creative exercises to promote wellbeing.

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In Their Shoes

Navigating Non-Binary Life

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A fun and feisty guide to living your best non-binary life, written by a rising star in the trans community.

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Riley the Brave - The Little Cub with Big Feelings!

Help for Cubs Who Have Had A Tough Start in Life

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Picture book for children who have experienced trauma, to help them understand and cope with their feelings.

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