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Patricia MacLachlan

  • 4 stars across 28 books
    Patricia MacLachlan is a versatile and prolific author whose titles range from picture books to novels, including the Newbery Medal- winning Sarah, Plain and Tall . Barkus was inspired by the imagined adventures of her neighbor's dog. She lives in Massachusetts.

    Marc Boutavant is an internationally acclaimed illustrator. His work has been featured in The New York Times and The New Yorker as well as numerous children's books. He lives in Paris, France.
    6th August 2015

    Baby ABC English

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    25th February 2020

    My Friend Earth

    Celebrate Earth Day with this valentine to our wonderful planet from the Newbery Award-winning author of Sarah, Plain ... More

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    13th September 2016

    The Poet's Dog

    From Newbery Medal winner Patricia MacLachlan comes a poignant story about two children, a poet, and a dog and how they ... More

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    1st April 2014

    Someone Like Me

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    24th September 2013

    You Were the First

    One day there may be a second - Or a third - To sleep in the basket with the yellow ribbon wound round ... More

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    13th September 2011

    Waiting for the Magic

    People may drift apart But love can hold them together. Sometimes we find that love through magic - Sometimes that... More

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    31st August 2015

    Skylark

    Vis in magia, in vita vi. In magic there is power, and in power, life. For fifteen years, Lark Ainsley waited ... More

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    15th November 2013

    Snowflakes Fall

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    27th January 2015

    The Truth of Me

    When Robbie spends the summer at his grandmother Maddy's house, he revels in his grandmother's easy, relaxed ways. Robbi... More

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    26th November 2001

    Caleb's Story

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