margie palatini

Childrens book author and illustrator

Hi! Welcome to my website!

I'm Margie Palatini and I create characters. The 'laugh-out-loud' sort -- almost 150 of them - who live, breathe, and make silly in over three dozen of my picture books and novels. Come on in, and play.

MY NEWEST BOOK Click here.

HEY KIDS!

Want a giggle? Need a chuckle? You’ve come to the right place. Those ‘Bad Boys’, Hilda, Gritch, and your other favorites, are waiting to play.

FUN ACTIVITIES Click here.

TEACHERS, LIBRARIANS & EDUCATORS

Rich in language, humor, and distinctive voice, my books say ‘funny is smart’. For ‘smart fun’, check out my book study guides, activities, reader’s theater and more for classroom enrichment suggestions.

STUDY GUIDES · READER’S THEATER Click here.