Nick Patton and his picturebooking family
Nick Patton has published over 100 podcast episodes, dozens of videos and two picture books. He has won numerous awards for his art including the prestigious Mead Library’s 2019 Peeps Diorama Contest. He lives in Sheboygan, Wisconsin with two kids and one wife.
Lilah Patton has been on Picturebooking from the start. Now at age six, she gets to co-host Picturebooking with kids.
Elliott Patton is the 4-year-old co-host of Picturebooking with kids. He is the loudest, youngest and craziest member of our team. He always brings the energy.
Video presentation: The Stonecutter & Norby the College Mascot
Podcast interview: Reading With Your Kids – Sam & The Seven Pound Perch
Video interview: The Art of Show – Picturebooking with Podcast Host
Podcast interview: People I Think Are Cool: Nick Patton
Article: A Look Inside the Mind of Nick Patton
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EVIE’S FIELD DAY is a story about winning and losing, and a decision between a chance at a trophy or an opportunity to be a good friend.
YOU MATTER is a picture book that blends self-love with different viewpoints of space and time, inviting the reader to engage with our world in new ways and see how everyone is connected and that everyone matters.
YOU ARE YOUR STRONG is a picture book that reassures kids that they can handle big emotions and the benefits of developing inner strength and self-confidence. YOU ARE YOUR STRONG is also a 2020 Teacher’s Choice Awards Winner.
The Yawns are Coming is about two best friends with big plans for their sleepover. They want to play all night long, but the YAWNS show up to ruin their plans!
Nobody listens to kids: they’re short, they have no power, they have no money, they can’t drive. So will anyone listen when John Marco tells them what he saw?
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Claire Annette Noland is an author, children’s librarian, and reading specialist. She is has written easy readers, board books, and picture books for young children.
Ian Lendler is a journalist and award-winning author of picture books, non-fiction, and graphic novels.
Christian Robinson is a picture book author and illustrator. He won a Caldecott Honor and a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor for his art in LAST STOP ON MARKET STREET by Matt de la Peña. LAST STOP ON MARKET STREET also won the Newbery Medal.