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Jerry Spinelli (Who Wrote That?)

  • 128 Pages
  • 3.65 MB
  • English
Chelsea House Publications
Biography & Autobiography - General, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children: Young Adult (Gr.
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11149589M
ISBN 10079109572X
ISBN 139780791095720

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Jerry Spinelli has 82 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jerry Spinelli’s most popular book is Stargirl (Stargirl, #1). Home Jerry News Events Books Teachers Faq's Email.

Designed and Developed by Temean Consulting © No part of this website may be reproduced without. From renowned Newbery-winning author Jerry Spinelli comes a powerful story about how not fitting in just might lead to an incredible life. This classic book is perfect for fans of Gordon Korman and Carl Hiaasen.

Just like other kids, Zinkoff rides his bike, hopes for snow days, and wants to be like his dad when he grows up. A year later bookstores carried a new book with my name on it: There's a Girl in My Hammerlock. So there you are. I never became a cowboy or baseball player, and now I'm beginning to wonder if I ever really became a writer.

Award-winning children’s book author Jerry Spinelli was born on February 1,in Norristown, Pennsylvania. He is known for such works as Maniac Magee (), Wringer () and. From Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli (Maniac Magee, Stargirl) comes the "moving and memorable" (Kirkus Reviews, starred) story of a girl searching for happiness inside the walls of a prison.

Cammie O'Reilly lives at the Hancock County Prison--not as a prisoner, she's the warden's daughter/5(61).

Love, Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli is such a beautifully written novel. This second book in the series is so much different from the first one.

For in the sequel, I was able to understand more about its main character named Stargirl Caraway. At first, I really had a hard time trying to appreciate h /5(2).

Stargirl (Stargirl, #1), Jerry Spinelli Stargirl is a young adult novel written by American author Jerry Spinelli, and first published in The word begins Jerry Spinelli book a brief introduction to Leo at the age of twelve, and chronicles his move from his home state of Pennsylvania to Arizona/5.

The first edition of the novel was published in May 1stand was written by Jerry Spinelli. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Mass Market Paperback format. The main characters of this realistic fiction, fiction story are,/5.

Contents 1. You Grow Up 1 2. The Bright Wide World 3 3. Win 5 4. Zinkoff’s First Day 8 5. All Aboard 13 6. A Wonderful Question Jerry Spinelli book Jerry Spinelli (born February 1, in Norristown, Pennsylvania) is a noted children's author, specializing on novels written for and about early adolescence.

Among his books are Stargirl. Spinelli first decided he wanted to become a writer at the age of 16, when his high school football team won a. ENTER. Milkweed theMovie from Milkweed theMovie on Vimeo. from Milkweed theMovie on Vimeo. Jerry Spinelli -- the complete book list.

Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Jerry Spinelli’s perceptions are engaging and thought-provoking. In the end, the story will make you want to change your ways to be a better person. Love Stargirl. Love Stargirl is the second book in Jerry Spinelli’s series Stargirl, and it picks up right from where Stargirl the first book in the series left off.

Jerry Spinelli is an American writer of children's novels that feature adolescence and early adulthood. He is best known for Maniac Magee, Stargirl and e works: Maniac Magee, Stargirl, Wringer. Stargirl is a young adult novel written by American author Jerry Spinelli and first published in Stargirl was well received by critics, who praised Stargirl's character and Author: Jerry Spinelli.

Growing up, Jerry Spinelli was really serious about baseball. He played for the Green Sox Little League team in his hometown of Norristown, Pennsylvania, and dreamed of one day playing for the major leagues, preferably as shortstop for the New York Yankees.

Jerry Spinelli is the author of more than a dozen books for young readers, including Maniac Magee, winner of the Newbery Medal, and Stargirl, a New York Times bestseller and an ALA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults.

Spinelli made his picture book debut with My Daddy and Me, a loving tribute to fathers and sons/5(K). The noted novelist and children's author Jerry Spinelli, born on the 1st February, at Norristown in Pennsylvania, United States, is best known for his specialized novels intended towards readers in their early adolescence.

His well-known books include his Space Station Seventh Grade (), the Newbery Medal winning Maniac Magee, the Newbery Honor-winning novel Wringer, the Books by Jerry Spinelli atincluding author biography, book reviews, book summary. by Jerry Spinelli ‧ RELEASE DATE: Aug. 1, Newbery-winning Spinelli spins a magical and heartbreaking tale from the stuff of high school.

Eleventh-grader Leo Borlock cannot quite believe the new student who calls herself Stargirl. Spinelli lives with his wife and fellow writer, Eileen, in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

While they write in separate rooms of the house, the couple edits and celebrates one another's work. Their six children have given Jerry Spinelli a plethora of clever material for his writing. Jerry Spinelli was born in Norristown, Pennsylvania in He grew up playing a wide variety of sports, including soccer and baseball.

For years Jerry dreamed of becoming a major league baseball player. Yet during high school, two things persuaded him to trade in his bat for a pen: he wrote a poem that was published in the local newspaper; and, he eventually realized that he.

After a duration of normalcy, Stargirl recognizes the sacrifice she is making. Leo and his schoolmates are shocked how Stargirl’s existence has actually transformed their li’s expertly written book brings light to the sensitive issues of nonconformity and also appeal within the young adult setup of.

Jerry Spinelli Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. The Graphical Story Teller: Jerry Spinelli. CHILDHOOD AND EARLY LIFE. American author of children’s and young-adult novels, Jerry Spinelli was born on February 1,in Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America.

Son of Louis A., a printer and Lorna Mae Spinell, Jerry’s ambition was to become a cowboy during his early school days. Free download or read online Stargirl pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in August 8thand was written by Jerry Spinelli.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

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The main characters of this young adult, fiction story are Stargirl Caraway, Leo Borlock/5. Stargirl Jerry Spinelli. To Eileen, my Stargirl And to Loren Eiseley, who taught us that even as we are, we are becoming And to Sonny Liston. strapped across her back, but it wasn’t a book bag. At first I thought it was a miniature guitar.

I found out later it was a ukulele. Jerry Spinelli Quotes. 24 of the best book quotes from Jerry Spinelli #1 “My name is something I wear, like a shirt. It gets worn, I outgrow it, I change it.”.

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Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. 6th Printing. Signed by Author. pages, photographs, map. Copy signed by the author, "To, Jerry Spinelli." on first page. Book in excellent condition--light edgewear front cover, otherwise perfect.

Jerry Spinelli's popular books include Space Station Seventh Grade, Jason and Marceline, Who Put That Hair in My Toothbrush?, and Maniac Magee, which has won more than fifteen state children's book awards in addition to the Newbery Size: KB.

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Like much of Spinelli's best work, it straddles the line between reality and fantasy, dwelling in the land of legend and allegory. Spinelli himself says, in an interview printed in the back of the book, "the character [is] intended to raise dust in the corners of credibility, to challenge our routine ways of seeing ourselves."5/5.Great deals on Jerry Spinelli Books.

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