Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Jean L.S. Patrick  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: 1961 in Carbondale, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Jean was born in Carbondale, Illinois. She attended St. Paul Lutheran School in Melrose Park, Il.

Biographical and Professional Information

Patrick is a writer, storyteller, and public speaker.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Selected Titles At Your Library

Cows, cats, and kids :
ISBN: 1563971119. OCLC Number: 51814917

Boyds Mills Press,. .

A look at the family life of a veterinarian at home and in the field.

Dolley Madison
ISBN: 0760728291. OCLC Number: 50186405

Backpack Books,. .

A biography of the popular and dynamic wife of our fourth President, James Madison.

Dolley Madison /
ISBN: 0822501945. OCLC Number: 47140555

Lerner Publications Co.,. .

A biography of the popular and dynamic wife of our fourth President, James Madison.

Face to face with Mount Rushmore
ISBN: 9780979882319. OCLC Number: 235023949

Mount Rushmore History Association,. .

If I had a snowplow /
ISBN: 156397746X. OCLC Number: 47353324

Boyds Mills Press,. .

A boy tells his mother all the things he would do for her if he had a real snowplow, tree spade, bulldozer, or other machines.

The baseball adventure of Jackie Mitchell, girl pitcher vs. Babe Ruth
ISBN: 9780761361800. OCLC Number: 701838043

Graphic Universe,. .

During the biggest game of her life . . . a girl pitches to the world's best slugger.Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1931. Jackie Mitchell is a girl pitcher on a minor-league baseball team, the Chattanooga Lookouts. In her day, few women played sports. But her skill earned her a spot on a men's team. When the New York Yankees come to town, Jackie must face Babe Ruth at the plate. Can she strike out one of the greatest players in baseball?

The girl who struck out Babe Ruth /
ISBN: 1575053977. OCLC Number: 41641250

Carolrhoda Books,. .

A retelling of the day Jackie Mitchell, a seventeen-year-old female professional baseball player, struck out the New York Yankees best hitters, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, in an exhibition game in 1931.

Who carved the mountain? :
ISBN: 0975261746. OCLC Number: 56413107

Mount Rushmore History Association,. .

Using historical facts and rollicking rhythm, author Jean L.S. Patrick reveals how the mountain was carved and why George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt were chosen. Rich illustrations by ReneĢŒ Graef make the unique history of Mount Rushmore come alive for children.