Robert Coles

Robert Coles is a child psychiatrist and writer who has spent his life doing documentary work. He lives in Concord, Massachusetts.

Books by Robert Coles

  • 9780393040821 72

    The Youngest Parents

    Daniel A. Coles, Michael H. Coles, Robert Coles, Jocelyn Lee, John Moses

    Hardcover, 1997

    Prominent child psychiatrist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Coles asks us to shed our preconceptions and listen to the compelling voices of young women and men who are soon to become...
  • 9780393319965 72

    The Youngest Parents

    Robert Coles, Jocelyn Lee, John Moses

    Paperback, 2003

    "This is an important, revelatory book."—The New Yorker
  • 9780393319125 72

    Old and on Their Own

    Robert Coles, Alex Harris, Thomas Roma

    Paperback, 2013

    Long recognized for his work with young people, the prominent child psychiatrist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Coles explores the lives of the elderly in Old and on Their Own.
  • 9780967007656 72

    When They Were Young: A Photographic Retrospective of Childhood from the Library of Congress

    Robert Coles

    Hardcover, 2008

    For the first time, the Library of Congress presents a collection of touching and timeless photographs of children from its extraordinary photographic archive.
  • 9780393308662 72

    You May Plow Here: The Narrative of Sara Brooks

    Sara Brooks, Thordis Simonsen, Robert Coles

    Paperback, 1992

    “A wonderful book—funny, sad, packed with action and information about life in black Alabama in the decades before World War II. . . . A welcome addition to the growing of books by and about black...
  • 9780393316100 72

    25 and Under: Fiction

    Neil Giordano, Susan Ketchin, Robert Coles

    Paperback, 1997

    Selected from an extensive nationwide search, this book of fifteen stories by American writers twenty-five years old and younger introduces a new generation of literary talent.
  • 9780393320916 72

    The Erik Erikson Reader

    Erik H. Erikson, Robert Coles

    Paperback, 2001

    "This volume, ably assembled and introduced by Robert Coles, presents the Essential Erikson."—Howard Gardner
  • The Buses Roll

    Linn Underhill, Carol Baldwin, Peter T. Whitney, Erik H. Erikson, Robert Coles

    Paperback, 1974

  • 9780393096217 72

    Twelve To Sixteen: Early Adolescence

    Jerome Kagan, Robert Coles, J.M. Tanner, Chad Gordon, Peter Blos, David Bakan, Joseph Adelson, Lawrence Kohlberg, Carol Gilligan, Edward C. Martin, John Janeway Conger, Phyllis La Farge, Thomas J. Cottle, Tina deVaron, John H. Gagnon

    Paperback, 1972