Readings for overshoppers and their families

O’Connor, Karen. (2005)
Eugene, Oregon
Harvest House
Attention Shoppers!: The Woman’s Guide to Enlightenment Through Shopping
Eliot, E. (2003). Deerfield Beach, Fl
Health Communications, Inc.
A Currency of Hope
Debtors Anonymous. (1999). Brainerd, MN
Bang Printing
Born To Spend
Arenson, Gloria (2003)
Buried in Treasures: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, and Hoarding
Tolin, D., Frost, R., and Steketee, G. (2007)
New York: Oxford University Press
Consuming Passions: Help for Compulsive Shoppers
Catalano, E.M. & Sonenberg, N. (1993). Oakland, CA
New Harbinger
Baker, Maggie. (2011). Indianapolis, IN.
Holistic Wealth Press
Exploring and Treating Acquisitive Desire: Living in the Material World
Kottler, J. (1999). Thousand Oaks, California
Sage Publications, Inc.
Facilitating Financial Health: Financial Tools for Financial Planners,
Financial Coaches, and Financial Therapists

Klontz, T., Kahler, R, and Klontz, B. (2008)
National Underwriter Company, 1st edition
Give It Up! My Year of Learning to Live Better with Less
Carlomagno, Mary. (2006). New York
William Morrow
Going Broke: Why Americans Can’t Hold On To Their Money
Vyse, Stuart. (2008). Oxford University Press
Green with Envy: Why Keeping Up with the Joneses Is Keeping Us in Debt
Boss, Shira. (2006). New York
Warner Business Books
Hooked! Buddhist Writings on Greed, Desire, and the Urge to Consume
Kaza, Stephanie, ed. (2005). Boston, Mass.
Shambhala Publications.
How to Get Out of Debt, Stay Out of Debt & Live Prosperously
Mundis, J. (1988). New York
Bantam Books
How to Give Up Shopping (Or at Least Cut Down):
The Journey Back to Conscious Spending

Tisaj, N
Hardie Grant Books (February 1, 2009)
I Shop, Therefore I Am: Compulsive Buying and The Search for Self
Benson, April Lane, ed. (2000). Northvale, New Jersey
Jason Aronson Inc.
I Want it Now: Navigating Childhood in a Materialistic World
Bee-Gates, Donna. (2006). New York
Palgrave Macmillan
In the Red: Diary of a Recovering Shopaholic
Hall, A., Icon Books Ltd
2nd Revised edition edition (January 1, 2009)
Kessel, Brent
HarperOne (April 1, 2008)
Mind Over Money
Klontz, B., Klontz, T. (2009)
Broadway Business
Mindfulness and Money: The Buddhist Path of Abundance
Houlder, Kulananda and Dominic. (2002).New York
Broadway Books
Not Buying It: My Year Without Shopping
Levine, J. (2006). New York
Free Press
Overcoming Underearning(R): A Five-Step Plan to a Richer Life
Stanny, Barbara
Harper Paperbacks (November 20, 2007)
Psychology and Consumer Culture:
The Struggle for a Good Life in a Materialistic World

Kasser, Tim and Kanner, Allen D. (2004). Washington, DC
American Psychological Association
Retail Therapy: Life Lessons Learned While Shopping
Ford, Amanda (2002). York Beach, Maine
Conari Press
Save Karyn: One Shopaholic’s Journey to Debt and Back
Harper Paperbacks (September 2, 2003)
Serious Shopping: Essays in Psychotherapy and Consumerism
Baker, Adrienne. (2000). London
Free Association Books
Spent: Memoirs of a Shopping Addict
Little, Brown and Company (May 14, 2010)
Spent: Sex, Evolution, and Consumer Behavior
Miller, Geoffrey (May 14, 2009)
Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things
Frost, R., Steketee, G. (2010)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Thanks!: How Practicing Gratitude Can Make You Happier
Robert Emmons, Mariner Books
Reprint edition (November 6, 2008)
The Financial Wisdom of Ebenezer Scrooge:
5 Principles to Transform Your Relationship with Money

Klontz, T., Kahler, R., and Klontz, B.(2006). Deerfield Beach, Fl.
Health Communications, Inc.
The High Price of Materialism
Kasser, Tim (2002). Boston, Mass.
MIT Press
The Overspent American
Schor, J. (1998). New York
Basic Books
The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less
Schwartz, Barry. (2004). New York
The Progress Paradox: How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse
Easterbrook, G. (2003). New York
Random House
The Smartest Way to Save: Why You Can’t Hang on to Money and What to Do About It
Clingen, Heidi, Freshman, Samuel. (2008). BookSurge Publishing
The Soul of Money: Transforming your Relationship with Money and Life
Twist, Lynne. (2003). New York
W.W. Norton & Company
When Money is the Drug:
Understanding and Changing Self-Defeating Money Patterns

Boundy, D. (1993). Woodstock, NY
Maverick Media Resources
Women Who Shop Too Much
Wesson, C. (1990). New York
St. Martin’s Press
Zero Debt: The Ultimate Guide to Financial Freedom 2nd Edition
Advantage World Press; 2 edition (October 15, 2008)
Addicted to Shopping…and Other Issues Women Have with Money.
O’Connor, Karen. (2005)
Eugene, Oregon
Harvest House