Welcome to America Comes Alive!, a site I created to share little-known stories of America's past. These stories are about Americans - people just like you - who have made a difference and changed the course of history. Look around the site and find what inspires you. Kate Kelly

Books

History

History of Medicine 6 volumesHistory of Medicine 6 volumes
Facts on File (Autumn, 2009)
Election Day: An American Holiday, An American HistoryElection Day: An American Holiday, An American History
Facts On File (1991)

 

Science and Geography

That's Not in My Geography BookThat’s Not in My Geography Book
Taylor Books (April 2009)
That's Not in My Science Book: A Compilation of Little-Know FactsThat’s Not in My Science Book
Taylor Books (2006)

 

Medical Collaborations

Medicating Young Minds: How to Know if Psychiatric Drugs Will Help or Hurt Your Child Medicating Young Minds, co-author
Stewart Tabori & Chang (2006)
Asthma and Allergy Action Plan for KidsThe Asthma and Allergy Action Plan for Kids, co-author
Fireside (2004)
Before It Happens to You: A Breakthrough Program for Reversing or Preventing Heart DiseaseBefore It Happens to You: A Breakthrough Program for Preventing and Reversing Heart Disease, co-author
Da Capo/Perseus (2004)
The Teen Health BookThe Teen Health Book, ghostwriter
Norton (April 2002)
Living Well with Macular Degeneration: Practical Tips and Essential InformationLiving Well with Macular Degeneration, co-author
NAL (March 2001)
Raising Happy ChildrenRaising Happy Children, co-author
Crown (fall 1998, starred PW review)
The Physician's Job-Search RxThe Physician’s Job-Search Rx, co-author
Wiley (1998)

 

Business Collaborations

HyperWars: 11 Strategies for Survival and Profit in the Era of Online BusinessHyperWars: 11 Strategies for Survival and Profit in the Era of Online Business, co-author
Scribner (1999)
Money Makeovers: How Women Can Control Their Financial DestinyMoney Makeovers: How Women Can Control Their Financial Destiny, co-author
Doubleday (1998)

 

Organizing Books

Organize Yourself!Organize Yourself!
Wiley
(first published in 1984, in continuous sale since then; last update, 2005)
Organize Your Life: Free Yourself from Clutter and Find More Personal TimeOrganize Your Life
Wiley (2007)
Organize Your Start-Up!Organize Your Start-Up!
Hyperion (2001)
Organize Your Business Travel!Organize Your Business Travel!
Hyperion (2001)
Organize Your Job Search!Organize Your Job Search!
Hyperion (2000)
Organize Your Home Office!Organize Your Home Office!
Hyperion (2000)
Organize Your Home!Organize Your Home! revised edition
Hyperion (1999)
Organize Your Office!Organize Your Office! revised edition
Hyperion (1999)
Organize Your Family!Organize Your Family!, co-author
Hyperion (1993)
The Overwhelmed Person's Guide to Time ManagementThe Overwhelmed Person’s Guide to Time Management, co-author
Plume (1997)

 

Family and Lifestyle

The Baffled Parent's Guide to Stopping Bad BehaviorThe Baffled Parent’s Guide to Stopping Bad Behavior
McGraw-Hill (2003)
Living Safe in an Unsafe World: The Complete Guide to Family PreparednessLiving Safe in an Unsafe World: The Complete Guide to Family Preparedness
NAL (August 2000; revised edition December 2001)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Parenting a TeenagerComplete Idiot’s Guide to Parenting a Teenager
Alpha Books (1996)
Renovating with a ContractorRenovating with a Contractor, co-author
Taylor Publishing (1996)