Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Patricia Rae Wolff  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Children; Children;


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Wolff lives in Glen Ellyn.

Biographical and Professional Information


Published Works

  • The Toll Bridge Toll, Harcourt Brace, 1995
  • Cackle Cook`s World Famous Monster Stew, Golden Books, 2001
  • A New Improved Santa, Orchard Books, 2002

Selected Titles At Your Library

Cackle Cook's monster stew /
ISBN: 0307106829. OCLC Number:

Golden Books,. New York :. 2001.

Although Cackle Cook's pet monster hates gathering the ingredients, from ape hair to zombie clump, for her world-famous monster stew, he loves to eat it.

A new improved Santa /
ISBN: 0439352495. OCLC Number:

Orchard Books,. New York :. ©2002.

Santa Claus changes many things about himself, including his diet, clothes, and means of transportation, in an attempt to become a new, improved Santa.


Wolff is the winner of an IRA Children's Choice Award, a Storytelling World Award, and several state reading awards.

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