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Pat Hutchins (1942–2017)

Author of The Doorbell Rang

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Pat Hutchins was born Patricia Goundry on June 18, 1942 in Yorkshire, England. In 1958 at the age sixteen, she won a scholarship to attend the Darlington School of Art, where she studied for three years. Then she attended the Leeds College of Art, where studied illustration. After graduating in 1962, she moved to London. She worked as a junior art director at the J. Walter Thompson advertising agency. She met her husband there and after they were married, her husband was transferred by the advertising company to head up its New York office. While in New York, she met the editor-in-chief of the children's department at Macmillan, who encouraged her to write and illustrate her own story. Her first book, Rosie's Walk, was published in 1968 and was a 1968 ALA Notable Book. She wrote more than 40 books for young readers including Titch, Don't Forget the Bacon!, 1 Hunter, Good-Night, Owl!, and The Doorbell Rang. In 1974, The Wind Blew won the Kate Greenaway Medal. She died on November 7, 2017 at the age of 75. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Pat Hutchins, children's book author and illustrator, is not the same person as literary scholar Patricia Hutchins.

The Doorbell Rang 3,261 copies, 203 reviews
Rosie's Walk 2,748 copies, 72 reviews
The Wind Blew 1,651 copies, 37 reviews
Good-Night, Owl! 787 copies, 19 reviews
Don't Forget the Bacon! 740 copies, 24 reviews
Ten Red Apples 705 copies, 27 reviews
Changes, Changes 581 copies, 29 reviews
Clocks and More Clocks 457 copies, 14 reviews
Titch 382 copies, 9 reviews
The Surprise Party 371 copies, 4 reviews
You'll Soon Grow Into Them, Titch 284 copies, 32 reviews
My Best Friend 230 copies, 60 reviews
The Very Worst Monster 221 copies, 4 reviews
Happy Birthday, Sam 214 copies, 19 reviews
Tidy Titch 166 copies, 10 reviews
1 Hunter 161 copies, 2 reviews
What Game Shall We Play? 155 copies, 2 reviews
We're Going on a Picnic! 147 copies, 10 reviews
Which Witch is Which? 125 copies, 5 reviews
Shrinking Mouse 102 copies, 3 reviews
Titch and Daisy 100 copies, 26 reviews
There's Only One of Me! 77 copies, 44 reviews
Bumpety Bump! 65 copies, 14 reviews
One-Eyed Jake 57 copies, 1 review
Little Pink Pig 54 copies, 1 review
It's MY Birthday! 53 copies, 3 reviews
Follow That Bus! 49 copies, 1 review
Where's the Baby? 45 copies, 2 reviews
Barn Dance! 37 copies, 1 review
The Silver Christmas Tree 36 copies, 2 reviews
The Tale of Thomas Mead 29 copies, 3 reviews
Don't Get Lost! 22 copies, 2 reviews
Silly Billy 21 copies, 1 review
Rats 11 copies, 1 review
Titch's ABC 3 copies
Totem Pole 1 copy
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