Check out our new page about successful dyslexic Patricia Polacco. Diagnosed with dyslexia at age 14, Polacco is now a nationally renowned illustrator and author of several popular children’s books, including Thunder Cake, Bun Bun Button, and Just Plain Fancy. To learn more about the insightful and caring educator who recognized Polacco’s dyslexia and helped her receive intervention, visit our Dyslexia Success Stories.