Books with depth – by Patricia Polacco

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Patricia Polacco is a writer and illustrator whose books are very special!

Patricia has written many heart-warming books.

Most of Patricia’s storybooks are connected to her life. They are sometimes autobiographical, and sometimes they are multicultural and filled with a special depth that is rare.

From the Patricia Polacco book ‘Pink and Say’

Books that show how a teacher can greatly affect a child’s life forever:

Excellent themes for teaching


  • Mr. Lincoln’s Way
  • Thank You Mr. Falker
  • Junkyard Wonders
  • An ‘A’ from Miss Keller
  • Mr. Wayne’s Masterpiece


Above we have listed the books that highlight the impact a good teacher can have on a child – they are heartwarming tributes to teachers that give encouragement and inspiration. These storybooks show that there are teachers that really do care, and will patiently persevere and go the extra mile or two in order to help a child discover their true potential.

Just search a little, and you will find many books from Patricia Polacco – they are all brilliant, and the illustrations are incredible, such talent.

Memorable stories that bring the togetherness of a shared humanity.

View the entire story of ‘Mr. Lincoln’s Way’ in the video below!


Other books to look-out for by Patricia Polacco:


  • Tucky Jo and little Heart
  • My Rotten Read Headed Older Brother
  • The Keeping Quilt
  • The Blessing Cup
  • The Bee Tree
  • In Mother’s House
  • Babushka Baba Yaga
  • My ‘Ol Man

These are just a few titles, there are many others by this superb writer!


Get books by Patricia Placco that you will truly find touching…


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