Broadcast and Print Journalist, Columnist and Author.

Born in Providence, Rhode Island. Educated at Boston College and the University of Amsterdam.

Three non-fiction books: Daddy, What's the Middle Class? Still Left Out in America published by Sunbury Press and After the Pandemic: Visions of Life Post COVID-19. Seven published children's books. Writes creative fiction explaining homelessness to young people, 8 to 80.

Pat's first novel, The Magic Diary came out in June, 2019, published by Sunbury Press. https://www.sunburypressstore.com/Magic-Diary-9781620061725.htm

Pat also has a series of chapter books called "The Laura Ingles Wilder books of the 21st Century." The Priscilla Series. See more at PatLaMarche dot com

Pat's newest juvenile offering is a collaboration with her grandson, Kursid Kids - for the Love of Pearl. KursidKids.com

Due out this fall - an anthology about gun violence. AMERICAN ROULETTE. AmericanRoulette.wtf

Pat works diligently on advocacy and art projects - learn more at memorialblanket.org

Other Works

  • American Roulette

  • Priscilla and the Bishop's Gambit

  • Priscilla's Picnic with the President

  • Priscilla the Princess of the Park

  • Still Left Out in America

  • After the Pandemic

  • Priscilla and the Snow Fort

  • After the Pandemic

  • Magic Diary

  • Daddy, What's the Middle Class?

  • Left Out in America, the State of Homelessness in the United States


Awards and Recognition

  • Sunny Award for best works published by Sunbury Press for Still Left Out in America
  • Sunny Award - best published Mystery of 2023 - for American Roulette