Patricia Hynes grew up in Pennsylvania, where she climbed hills and trees and swam in the local river. She attended college in Pennsylvania and got a degree in literature and secondary education. In both high school and college, her writing was published in school literary journals. She has spent her adult life teaching and writing for young people and has lived in Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Florida, and Canada. She now lives in Venice, California, with her husband, a painter and dentist, and a fluffy orange cat named Stinky.
- Spring 2020
- Fall 2019
- Spring 2019
"The math teachers at our school are really enjoying the By the Numbers series, and our students are getting a kick from the Global Products set. The MP3 book and the skateboards books are a hot commodity. "—Robin Screen, Ford Middle School