Book details

Macmillan Children's Book

There Goes Patti McGee!

The Story of the First Women's National Skateboard Champion

Author: Tootie Nienow; illustrated by Erika Medina

There Goes Patti McGee!

There Goes Patti McGee!

$18.99

About This Book

An Amazon Book of the Month
2022 Texas Library Association's Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List Pick

Tootie Nienow and Erika Medina's There Goes Patti...

Page Count
48
On Sale
02/23/2021
Age Range
4-8

Book Details

An Amazon Book of the Month
2022 Texas Library Association's Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List Pick

Tootie Nienow and Erika Medina's There Goes Patti McGee! is an uplifting picture book biography of the first-ever professional female skateboarder and winner of the 1964 National Skateboard Championship for Women.


Brought to life by Erika Medina's dynamic and joyful illustrations, There Goes Patti McGee! walks us through Patti first place win in the women’s division of the 1964 National Skateboard Championship. She wowed the judges with with what would become her signature move—the rolling handstand. Inspiring and unapologetic, Patti McGee proves that anyone can skate.

Imprint Publisher

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

ISBN

9780374313999

In The News

An Amazon Book of the Month
2022 Texas Library Association's Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List Pick

"An inspirational read-aloud for all collections." —School Library Journal

"An action-packed picture book biography that will engage casual skaters and non-boarders alike." —Publishers Weekly

"This energetic portrait of the first highly recognized female skateboarder highlights her innovation and skill." —Kirkus Reviews

About the Creators

There Goes Patti McGee!

There Goes Patti McGee!

$18.99