Pat Schmatz
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Pat Schmatz

Pat Schmatz is the author of five novels for teens. Lizard Radio (Candlewick 2015) will be available in September of 2015.

Bluefish (Candlewick 2011) won the PEN/Phyllis Naylor Working Writer Fellowship while still a work in progress. It was awarded Bank Street College of Education's 2012 Josette Frank Award for fiction and the SCBWI Crystal Kite Award for the midwest. It is a Junior Library Guild Selection, an ALA Notable Children's Book, and winner of the Wisconsin Library Association's Elizabeth Burr/Worzalla Award.

Other novels are Mousetraps (Carolrhoda 2008), Circle the Truth (Carolrhoda 2007) and Mrs. Estronsky and the UFO (Little Blue Works 2001).

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    • Bluefish

    • By: Pat Schmatz
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels, Kate Rudd
    • Length: 4 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
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    It sucks being with Grandpa in this new town. It sucks that they left the old place without finding Rosco....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book

    • By amanda lee clough on 02-12-18

    Regular price: $16.09

    • Lizard Radio

    • By: Pat Schmatz
    • Narrated by: Bahni Turpin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 8

    In a futuristic society run by an all-powerful Gov, a bender teen on the cusp of adulthood has choices to make that will change her life - and maybe the world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • amazing

    • By Elizabeth Harrison on 03-04-17

    Regular price: $19.99

    • The Key to Every Thing

    • By: Pat Schmatz
    • Narrated by: Bahni Turpin
    • Length: 3 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For eleven-year-old Tash, Cap'n Jackie isn't just the elderly next-door neighbor — she's family. When she disappears, only Tash holds the key that might bring her back.... 

    Regular price: $15.39

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