The Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology Clinic in Madison, Wisconsin recommends the following books as educational resources for people with diabetes and their families.
Books About General Diabetes Care
Understanding Diabetes (Pink Panther Book) by H. Peter Chase, MD. and David Maahs, MD, PhD
First Book for Understanding Diabetes: Companion to the 12th Edition of "Understanding Diabetes" (Pink Panther Book) by H. Peter Chase, MD. and David M. Maahs, MD, PhD
Understanding Insulin Pumps & Continuous Glucose Monitors (Pink Panther Book) by H. Peter Chase, MD and Laurel Messer, RN, MPH, CDE
"Type 1 Diabetes Caregiver Confidence: A Guide for Caregivers of Children Living with Type 1 Diabetes Paperback"
"Think Like A Pancreas"
"Kids First Diabetes Second"
"Diabetes Type 1 Crash Course: Newly Diagnosed Children"
"Ten Keys to Helping Your Child Grow Up with Diabetes" by Tim Wysocki
Books for Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers
Sarah and Puffle: A Story for Children about Diabetes by Linnea Mulder Find on Amazon.com
Books for 5-9-Year-Olds
Becky Has Diabetes by Jillian Powell Find on Amazon.com
The Best Year of My Life, Book 1: Getting Diabetes by Jeff Block, Jed Block and Caitlin Block Find on Amazon.com
Books for 10-12-Year-Olds
My Sister Rose Has Diabetes by Monica Driscoll Beatty Find on Amazon.com
The Diabetes Update by Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn Find on Amazon.com
Books for Teens
In Control: A Guide for Teens with Diabetes by Jean Betschart-Roemer Find on Amazon.com
The 10 Keys to Helping Your Child Grow Up with Diabetes by Tim Wysocki Find on Amazon.com
Transitions in Care by Howard A. Wolpert, MD; Barbara J. Anderson, PhD; and Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE Find on ShopDiabetes.org
Yes I Can! Yes You Can! Tackle Diabetes and Win! by Denny Dressman and Jay Leeuwenburg Find on Amazon.com