Patricia Polacco

Patricia Polacco


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in The United States
July 11, 1944

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Average rating: 4.35 · 78,263 ratings · 7,840 reviews · 75 distinct worksSimilar authors
Thank You, Mr. Falker

4.53 avg rating — 14,628 ratings — published 1998 — 14 editions
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Pink and Say

4.48 avg rating — 10,119 ratings — published 1994 — 6 editions
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The Keeping Quilt

4.39 avg rating — 7,970 ratings — published 1988 — 23 editions
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Thunder Cake

4.36 avg rating — 5,279 ratings — published 1990 — 9 editions
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Chicken Sunday

4.42 avg rating — 4,945 ratings — published 1992 — 9 editions
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My Rotten Redheaded Older B...

4.29 avg rating — 3,036 ratings — published 1994 — 10 editions
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The Junkyard Wonders

4.56 avg rating — 1,906 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Rechenka's Eggs

4.31 avg rating — 1,968 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions
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Mrs. Katz and Tush

4.37 avg rating — 1,775 ratings — published 1992 — 11 editions
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The Bee Tree

4.20 avg rating — 1,840 ratings — published 1993 — 7 editions
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“Genius is neither learned nor acquired. It is knowing without experience. It is risking without fear of failure…”
Patricia Polacco

“[Honey is sweet] and so is knowledge, but knowledge is like the bee that made that sweet honey, you have to chase it through the pages of a book.”
Patricia Polacco, Thank You, Mr. Falker

“Genius is neither learned nor acquired.
It is knowing without experience.
It is risking without fear of failure.
It is perception without touch.
It is understanding without research.
It is certainty without proof.
It is ability without practice.
It is invention without limitations.
It is imagination without boundaries.
It is creativity without constraints.
It is...extraordinary intelligence!”
Patricia Polacco

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