Stargirl by: Jerry Spinelli

Shelftalker by: Raegan Mays


"When a stargirl cries, she sheds not tears but light." - Jerry Spinelli

Jerry Spinelli is a great author in the many books that he has wrote. He describes the story to you that makes you feel like you are in the book. He makes you feel excited as you read one of his 28 books.


Leo Borlock, Kevin , Stargirl Caraway, Wayne Parr, Hillary Kimble, and Archie.


Jerry Spinelli was born February 1, 1941. Jerry has wrote 28 books. Jerry is married to Eileen Mesi Spinelli. Eileen is a childrens writer also. Jerry is 73 years old , and resides in Phoenixville, Pennsylvannia. He attended Gettysburg College, then went to John Hopkins University. He has six children, and 21 grandchildren.