Patricia C. McKissack Quotes
HTML may be malformed and/or unbalanced and may omit inline images. Use at your own risk. Known problems are listed at https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:TextExtracts#Caveats.
Patricia "Pat" C. McKissack, and Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman?. What is Given from the Heart was published posthumously in 2019.
McKissack lived in St. Louis. In addition to her solo work, Patricia co-wrote many books with her husband, Fredrick McKissack, with whom she also co-won the Regina Medal in 1998. Fredrick died in April 2013 at the age of 73.
Patricia McKissack was also a board member of the National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance, a national not-for-profit that actively advocates for literacy, literature, and libraries.
She also published under the names L'Ann Carwell, Pat McKissack, and Patricia C. McKissack.