That’s What Wings Are For

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That’s What Wings Are For – Is dedicated to every boy and girl with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD), their families, and all those working and praying for a cure. The main character is a Dragon called Bluey, who like these boys and girls may have weak muscles, but they are strong and amazing in many other ways. It is a truly touching story with gorgeous illustrations. Proceeds from this book go to help Duchenne Foundation assist families whose child is affected with this condition. Now also available in Korean and Chinese.


More information about Duchene’s Disease can be found here

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The Ricker Racker Club

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The Ricker Racker Club – To be in the Ricker-Racker Club

-  You have to be brave
-  You have to be kind
-  You have to NOT be a girl
(but some people are better than others at being both kind  and brave)


Join Max, Ollie, Poppy and their ever growing band of adventurers in this joyful tale about silly rules, silly situations and the true meaning of courage. The Ricker Racker Club is a very real, very secret club, invented by Patrick's boys Noah and Reuben when they were four and three (just don't tell them that their Dad's written a book about it!)

Patrick has four more picture books for children scheduled for release over the next two years with Little Hare / Hardie Grant Egmont:

The Second Sky – estimated release September 2017
Rabby the Brave – est early 2018
Tiny Dancer– est late 2018

The Dress Up Box - est early 2019 

He is also currently working on a novel for children aged 9-14, titled: The Last Secret of Ernie Pigwinkle