Patricia C. McKissack





Patricia C. McKissack


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Patricia C. McKissack is the Newbery Honor, Coretta Scott King Award-winning author of The Dark-Thirty and Porch Lies an ALA Notable Book. She has collaborated with Jerry Pinkney on Goin' Someplace Special (Coretta Scott King Award winner) and Mirandy and Brother Wind (Coretta Scott King Award winner and Caldecott Honor Book).

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“It was much more than bricks and stone - It was an idea.”
Patricia C. McKissack

“I aine never seen a fox before. So, why should I be scared of you and I don't even-now know you a real fox for a fact?”
Patricia C. McKissack, Flossie and the Fox

“.” Grace and I had a friendship for today… But our friendship is for always.” Page 169”
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