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Susan Patron (b. 1948 in Los Angeles, California) is an author of children's books. In 2007, she won the Newbery Award for The Higher Power of Lucky. Patron's first children's book, Burgoo Stew, was published in 1990. It wasfollowed by three more picture books and the book Maybe Yes, Maybe No, Maybe Maybe, which won the 1993 Parent’s Choice Award.Recently she published a sequel to The Higher Power of Lucky called Lucky Breaks (Simon & Schuster, March, 2009).

Patron claims to have spent most of her life at the Los Angeles Public Library, both as a child and an adult. She served as their Juvenile Materials Collection Development Manager until her retirement in March 2007. She was a Senior Librarian at the Los Angeles Public Library, where she began in 1972. She reviews children’s literature, has taught and lectured on the subject, and has served on boards and committees in the field. When not at work, Susan writes, reads, and makes flaming desserts. She lives with her husband, Rene, in Los Angeles and in a small cabin in the high desert of the Eastern Sierra of California.
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Total Books: 33
Maybe Yes Maybe No Maybe Maybe
2009 - Maybe Yes Maybe No Maybe Maybe (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781416961765
ISBN-10: 1416961763
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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The Higher Power of Lucky
2008 - The Higher Power of Lucky (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781416975571
ISBN-10: 1416975578
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Maybe Yes Maybe No Maybe Maybe
1993 - Maybe Yes Maybe No Maybe Maybe (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780531086322
ISBN-10: 0531086321
Genre: Children's Books
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