Main characters jerry spinelli: character #1- the book is about is autobiography and he is the main character he is currently 16 years old. Knots in my yo-yo string: the autobiography of a kid by jerry spinelli newbery medalist jerry spinelli has penned his early autobiography with all the warmth, humor, and drama of his best-selling fiction. Used availability for jerry spinelli's knots in my yo-yo string april 1998 : usa library binding title: knots in my yo-yo string: the autobiography of a kid author(s): jerry spinelli isbn: -7807-8589-4 / 978--7807-8589-2 (usa edition) publisher: perfection learning availability: amazon.
Growing up, jerry spinelli was really serious about baseball he played for the green sox little league team in his hometown of spinelli's hilarious books entertain both children and young adults readers see his life in his autobiography knots in my yo-yo string. Knots in my yo-yo string is an autobiographical piece about the evolution of a tidy, rule-following author jerry spinelli's quest for perfection and neatness consumed his thoughts and made him feel safe, but more importantly, limited his imagination. About knots in my yo-yo string newbery medalist jerry spinelli has penned his early autobiography with all the warmth, humor, and drama of his best-selling fiction a master of those embarrassing, gloppy, painful, and suddenly wonderful things that happen on the razor's edge between childhood and full-fledged adolescence (the washington post). Read jerry spinelli‛s knots in my yo-yo string: the autobiography of a kid select and read one jerry spinelli novel from the list provided below after reading both spinelli books (autobiography and novel), complete the attached.
Knots in my yo-yo string jerry spinelli, author alfred a space and the origin of knots in his yo-yo string as spinelli effortlessly spins the story of an ordinary pennsylvania boy, he also. Knots in my yo-yo string: the autobiography of a kid by jerry spinelli in epub, fb2, rtf download e-book welcome to our site, dear reader all content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by us and international copyright laws. Summary, etc: this italian-american newbery medalist presents a humorous account of his childhood and youth in norristown, pennsylvania personal name: spinelli, jerry childhood and youth juvenile literature. Jerry spinelli biography jerry spinelli's memoir, knots in my yo-yo string, makes it clear that he has always had a knack for drawing attention to himselfwhen he was in second grade, he dressed up in a cowboy outfit one day and headed off to school, sporting golden cap pistols and spurs on his boots.
Synopsis a master of those embarrassing, gloppy, painful, and suddenly wonderful things that happen on the razor's edge between childhood and full-fledged adolescence (the washington post), newbery medalist jerry spinelli has penned his early autobiography with all the warmth, humor, and drama of his best-selling fiction. Knots in my yo-yo string by: jerry spinelli with a focus on pronouns and sensory details autobiography vs memoir both autobiographies and memoirs are told in the first person and both are true accounts about the author's life they each contain personal. My knot in my yo-yo stringa knot in your yo-yo string is a conflict that you had to face and overcome in your life a knot in my yo-yo string was the really disturbing habit i had of biting my nails.
The yo-yo represents his childhood life three key facts photos of jerry as a kid knots in my yo-yo string jerry spinelli carson scott this is an autobiography of jerry spinelli's childhood from ages 4 to 16 as a child growing up there were adventures, fun times, sad. This is important in the story because it shows that when you get older you gradually change your interests in the things you have a passion for the author showed this change over time from reading this book i would definitely love to read another book by, jerry. 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. Click download or read online button to get knots in my yo yo string book now this site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want this site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.
Jerry spinelli describes his childhood in first person which allows the reader to feel like he or she is there to describe the book monica naderi - colon language arts 1/23/08 knots in my yo-yo string in this book i admired many of the authors personal qualities. Excerpt from jerry spinelli's book, knots in my yo-yo string: the autobiography of a kid i hate war but when i was little, i loved it war was a game, guns.
Clothing - yo fashion for windows 10 free clothing - yo fashion for windows 10 clothing, the only magazine, entirely concentrating on cloth industry at market. Milkweed 1998 knots in my yo-yo string 1996 crash spinelli's 1984 novel who put that hair in my toothbrush describes characters megin & greg who are inspired by his real life children molly & jeffrey. Jerry spinelli : knots in my yo-yo string by jessica simmons family hi, i'm jerry spinelli i am the oldest of a family of 5 (including the dog, lucky. My experiences were closer to those of mr spinelli's, having grown up in urban irvington, nj but both books were entertaining, and will probably be appreciated more by adults in the 50 to 60-something age bracket.