Nancy Ruth Patterson

NANCY RUTH PATTERSON has written three other novels for children, including A Simple Gift. She lives in Roanoke, Virginia.


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Ellie Ever

Nancy Ruth Patterson; black and white pictures by Patty Weise
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Ellie and her mother lost everything in the hurricane: their home, their family business, and, tragically, Ellie’s dad. They get a chance at a new life when...


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The Winner's Walk

Nancy Ruth Patterson; Pictures by Thomas F. Yezerski
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Case Callahan isn’t a star swimmer like his sister, Quinn. He’s not a champion horse trainer like his father, or a popular stage actor like his mother. Still,...


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