Individual Author Record
Name: Patrick GirouardPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction Audience: Children; Born: 1957 in St. Louis, Missouri
-- Website -- http://www.pgirouard.com
-- Patrick Girouard on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=patrick+girouard
Illinois ConnectionPatrick lived in Chicago and currently resides in Munster, Indiana.
Biographical and Professional InformationYou know that kid who was constantly getting yelled at by teachers to stop drawing pictures and pay attention? The one whose book covers and paper margins were covered with artwork? The kid who handed in test papers that were half completed but thoroughly illustrated? That was Patrick Girouard.Now he's a freelance illustrator whose clients include Sesame Street Magazine, National Geographic World, Kid City, Spider, Weekly Reader, USA Today, Click, Scholastic, Highlights and Oxford University Press.His work can be found in over 100 children's books as well as museum exhibits, greeting cards, t-shirts, games, toys, puzzles, odd scraps of paper, the margins of newspapers, and his Mom's refrigerator door.
- Dinosaurs Dance (With Larry Dane Brimner), Childrens Press, 1998
- I Have a Weird Brother Who Digested a Fly (With Joan Holub), Albert Whitman & Company, 1999
- Nina and Nolan Build a Nonsense Poem (With Lisa Bullard),Norwood House Press, 2011
- Yikes--Lice! (With Donna Caffey)'', Albert Whitman & Company, 2002
Titles At Your Library
Dinosaurs Dance (Rookie Readers)
ISBN: 0516263587 Children's Press(CT). 1998 Rookie Readers RM have provided entertaining, high-quality introductions to reading for more than a generation. Each title features full-color, often hilarious illustrations and engaging stories that always involve a young child figuring out concepts or solving problems on his or her own. Every new title contains a Word List and a color-coded reading-level key on the back cover.