Patricia Polacco





Patricia Polacco


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in The United States
July 11, 1944

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Average rating: 4.35 · 75,696 ratings · 7,494 reviews · 74 distinct worksSimilar authors
Thank You, Mr. Falker

4.52 avg rating — 14,290 ratings — published 1998 — 8 editions
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Pink and Say

4.47 avg rating — 9,821 ratings — published 1994 — 6 editions
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The Keeping Quilt

4.39 avg rating — 7,718 ratings — published 1988 — 23 editions
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Thunder Cake

4.36 avg rating — 5,136 ratings — published 1990 — 9 editions
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Chicken Sunday

4.42 avg rating — 4,807 ratings — published 1992 — 9 editions
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My Rotten Redheaded Older B...

4.29 avg rating — 2,930 ratings — published 1994 — 10 editions
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The Junkyard Wonders

4.56 avg rating — 1,829 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Rechenka's Eggs

4.30 avg rating — 1,878 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions
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Mrs. Katz and Tush

4.36 avg rating — 1,712 ratings — published 1992 — 11 editions
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The Bee Tree

4.19 avg rating — 1,782 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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