Patrick McDonnell





Patrick McDonnell

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In 1994 McDonnell created the comic strip MUTTS which now appears in over 700 newspapers and 20 countries.

In 2005, McDonnell embarked on a children's book career. His first children’s book, which featured the MUTTS characters, The Gift of Nothing, quickly became a New York Times bestseller. Art (2006), his second release, told the story of a boy named Art who makes art. His next release, Just Like Heaven (2006), heralding the joys of simple blessings, was hailed in a starred review by Kirkus as 'a meditation on the true nature of miracles'. In 2007. McDonnell again returned to the New York Times bestseller list with Hug Time, featuring a kitten named Jules who goes around the world hugging endangered species. His fifth children’s book, Sout...more


Average rating: 4.25 · 13,596 ratings · 1,816 reviews · 73 distinct works · Similar authors
Me...Jane
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 4,644 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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The Monsters' Monster
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 989 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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The Gift of Nothing
4.53 of 5 stars 4.53 avg rating — 789 ratings — published 2005 — 9 editions
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Mutts
4.28 of 5 stars 4.28 avg rating — 499 ratings — published 1996 — 4 editions
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Hug Time
4.42 of 5 stars 4.42 avg rating — 467 ratings — published 2007 — 10 editions
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Art
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 462 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
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South
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 400 ratings — published 2008 — 4 editions
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Wag!
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 315 ratings — published 2009 — 5 editions
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Just Like Heaven
4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 219 ratings — published 2006 — 4 editions
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Cats and Dogs: Mutts II
4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 181 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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More books by Patrick McDonnell…
Mutts Cats and Dogs: Mutts II More Shtuff - Mutts III Yesh! - Mutts IV Our Mutts: Five A Little Look-See:  Mutts 6 What Now: MUTTS VII
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