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Individual Author Record

General Information


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Genre: C:CHILDREN Fiction Non-Fiction




Illinois Connection

Toht lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Patricia Toht is a children's author, poet, middle school library associate, reader, and traveler. She once owned a children's bookshop called Never Never Land before turning her love of children's books into a love of writing. For most of her life she has lived in the Chicago area, but was lucky to live in England for four years.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- """Pick a Pumpkin"""

-- *Starred Review, Booklist

-- *ILLINOIS READS Book Selection, Illinois Reading Council, 2020


-- """Pick a Pine Tree"""

-- *Starred Review, Kirkus