Patricia MacLachlan

Patricia MacLachlan

Patricia MacLachlan was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA on March 3rd, 1938 and passed away at the age of 84 on March 31st, 2022.

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Patricia MacLachlan Stats: The highest rated book by Patricia MacLachlan on Book Notification is Sarah, Plain and Tall, the first novel in the Sarah, Plain and Tall series. The second-highest rated book is Wondrous Rex, a Novella .

The most read book by Patricia MacLachlan on Book Notification is Sarah, Plain and Tall, the first novel in the Sarah, Plain and Tall series. The second most read book is Skylark (Sarah, Plain and Tall #2).

Below is a complete list of Patricia MacLachlan books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Patricia MacLachlan is the Sarah, Plain and Tall Series.

List of Barkus Books in Publication Order

List of Boxcar Children Mysteries Books in Publication Order

List of Sarah, Plain and Tall Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1980
2
1980
3
1982
4
1983
5
1984
6
1988
7
1991
8
81993
9
2007
10
82009
11
2010
12
2011
13
2012
14
2013
15
82013
16
2013
17
2014
18
82016
19
2017
20
2018
21
2019
22
2021
23
2022

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Picture Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1979
2
1980
3
1982
4
1991
5
1994
6
2003
7
2004
8
2005
9
2006
10
2007
11
2010
12
2011
13
2011
14
2011
15
2013
16
102013
17
2013
18
2013
19
2014
20
2016
21
2017
22
2017
23
2018
24
2018
25
2019
26
2019
27
2020
28
2021
29
2022

List of Trophy Picture Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Story of Easter (By: Chris Rothero, Andrew Langley)
0
2
Show & Tell Day (By: Anne Rockwell, Lizzy Rockwell)
0
3
1965
4
The Folks in the Valley (By: Stefano Vitale, Jim Aylesworth)
1970
5
1970
6
How Little Porcupine Played Christmas (By: Felicia Bond, Joseph Slate)
1982
7
The Gunnywolf (By: A. Delaney)
1988
8
Cats Sleep Anywhere (By: Eleanor Farjeon)
1989
9
1990
10
Sierra (By: Diane Siebert)
1991
11
1992
12
Sing to the Sun (By: Ashley Bryan)
1992
13
Radio Man/Don Radio (By: Arthur Dorros)
1993
14
The Korean Cinderella (By: Ruth Heller, Shirley Climo)
1993
15
1993
16
Brown Honey in Broomwheat Tea (By: Floyd Cooper, Joyce Carol Thomas)
1993
17
1994
18
1995
19
The Story of Christmas (By: Barbara Cooney, Loretta Krupinski)
1995
20
Buz (By: Richard Egielski)
1995
21
Just My Dad and Me (By: Jeffrey Greene, Leah Komaiko)
1995
22
1996
23
1996
24
1996
25
1996
26
The Story of Kwanzaa (By: Donna L. Washington)
1996
27
The Story of Passover (By: Erika Weihs, Norma Simon)
1997
28
For the Love of the Game (By: Jan Spivey Gilchrist, Eloise Greenfield)
1997
29
Detective Donut and the Wild Goose Chase (By: Bruce Whatley, Rosie Smith)
1997
30
1997
31
Inch by Inch (By: Ora Eitan, David Mallett)
1997
32
I Have Heard of a Land (By: Floyd Cooper, Joyce Carol Thomas)
1998
33
Muscles (By: Seymour Simon)
1998
34
1999
35
1999
36
Grandpa's Teeth (By: Rod Clement)
1999
37
My Visit To The Zoo (By: Aliki)
1999
38
Thanksgiving Day (By: Anne Rockwell, Lizzy Rockwell)
1999
39
The Irish Cinderlad (By: Loretta Krupinski, Shirley Climo)
2000
40
2004
41
2016
42
8
The Seashore Book (By: Wendell Minor, Charlotte Zolotow)
2017
43
You're Just What I Need (By: Julia Noonan, Ruth Krauss)
2019
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List of Reading Rainbow Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Over the River and Through the Wood (By: Lydia Maria Francis Child, Kevin O'Malley, Iris Van Rynbach)
1844
2
1971
3
My Puppy Is Born (By: Joanna Cole, Margaret Miller, Jerome Wexler)
1973
4
I Have a Sister--My Sister Is Deaf (By: Deborah Kogan Ray, Jeanne Whitehouse Peterson)
1977
5
Honey, I Love and Other Love Poems (By: Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon, Eloise Greenfield)
1978
6
Eats (By: Arnold Adoff)
1979
7
1979
8
"Could Be Worse!" (By: James Stevenson)
1979
9
Hot-Air Henry (By: Mary Calhoun, Erick Ingraham)
1981
10
Just Us Women (By: Pat Cummings, Jeannette Franklin Caines)
1982
11
The Philharmonic Gets Dressed (By: Karla Kuskin)
1982
12
A Medieval Feast (By: Aliki)
1983
13
Truck Song (By: Diane Siebert)
1984
14
Dabble Duck (By: Anne Leo Ellis)
1984
15
1985
16
A Three Hat Day (By: Arnold Lobel, Laura Geringer)
1985
17
Maps and Globes (By: Harriet Barton, Jack Knowlton)
1985
18
The Paper Crane (By: Molly Bang)
1985
19
1985
20
How a Book Is Made (By: Aliki)
1986
21
I Like the Music (By: Leah Komaiko, Barbara Westman)
1987
22
1987
23
Bugs (By: Nancy Winslow Parker, Joan Richards Wright)
1987
24
An Enchanted Hair Tale (By: Alexis De Veaux)
1987
25
Sunken Treasure (By: Gail Gibbons)
1988
26
Storms (By: Seymour Simon)
1989
27
Galimoto (By: Karen Lynn Williams, Catherine Stock)
1990
28
1991
29
Water, Water Everywhere (By: Cynthia Overbeck Bix, Mark Rauzon)
1994
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List of Patricia MacLachlan Anthologies in Publication Order

Patricia MacLachlan: Biography

Patricia MacLachlan was born on March 3rd, 1938. Patricia passed away March 31st, 2022 at 84 years old. Patricia MacLachlan was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA.

Patricia MacLachlan was the author of the Patricia MacLachlan Picture Books series which consists of 29 novels. The Patricia MacLachlan Picture Books series started in 1979 with the novel The Sick Day. The most recently released novel in the Patricia MacLachlan Picture Books series was My Poet which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming novels for the Patricia MacLachlan Picture Books series.

Patricia MacLachlan: Awards & Accolades

MacLachlan's book, Sarah, Plain and Tall won the John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Medal, in 1986.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Patricia MacLachlan are:

  1. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  2. Neil Gaiman, author of the American Gods Series.
  3. Mark Twain, author of the Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Series.
  4. Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of the novel: The Secret Garden.
  5. Harper Lee, author of the To Kill a Mockingbird Series.

Patricia MacLachlan: F.A.Q

When was Patricia MacLachlan Born?

Patricia MacLachlan was born on March 3rd, 1938.

When did Patricia MacLachlan die?

Patricia MacLachlan died on March 31st, 2022 at 84 years old.

Where was Patricia MacLachlan Born?

Patricia MacLachlan was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, USA.

What book awards has Patricia MacLachlan won?

MacLachlan's book, Sarah, Plain and Tall won the award John Newbery Medal Awards, Newbery Medal, in 1986.

What was the first book Patricia MacLachlan wrote?

The first novel written by Patricia MacLachlan was What You Know First, published in 1970.

What was the most recent book Patricia MacLachlan wrote?

Her most recently released work was Snow Horses (a short story) on November 8th, 2022.

How many books has Patricia MacLachlan written?

Patricia MacLachlan has written 63 books across 10 series.
  • 3 books in the Barkus Series
  • 1 book in the Boxcar Children Mysteries Series
  • 5 books in the Sarah, Plain and Tall Series
  • 23 Standalone Novels
  • 2 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 29 Picture Books
  • 1 book in the Trophy Picture Books Series
  • 1 book in the Reading Rainbow Series

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