Patricia Toht's Off-Topic Reads

January 19th, 2019


Patricia Toht is a poet, picture book author, and school library associate. She once owned a children'ss bookshop before turning a love of books into a love of writing. She is the author of ALL ABOARD THE LONDON BUS, illustrated by Sam Usher, and PICK A PINE TREE, illustrated by Jarvis. She also has two upcoming books in 2019 – DRESS LIKE A GIRL and PICK A PUMPKIN. Find her online at and on Twitter as @PatriciaToht. Patricia Toht will discuss DRESS LIKE A GIRL on February 2nd at 10:30 AM at 57th Street Books

Julián Is a Mermaid by Jessica Love

Not All Princesses Dress in Pink by Jane Yolen, Heidi Stemple, and Anne-Sophie Lanquetin

Sparkle Boy by Leslea Newman and Maria Mola

Ella Sarah Gets Dressed by Margaret Chodos-Irvine 

Mary Had a Little Glam by Tammi Sauer and Vanessa Brantley-Newton

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress by Christine Baldaccino and Isabelle Malenfant

The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch and Michael Martchenko

Mermaid Queen: the Spectacular True Story of Annette Kellerman by Shana Corey and Edwin Fotheringham

Pink Is for Boys by Robb Pearlman and Eda Kaban

Button Up!: Wrinkled Rhymes by Alice Schertle and Petra Mathers


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