Books written by Jerry Spinelli

Mama Seeton's Whistle

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | April 14, 2015 | 40 pages
Without even thinking about it,Mama Seeton puckered her lips and whistled.It was not a loud whistle.Or a fancy whistle. Just a simple two-note whistle. When Mama Seeton whistles, her children run home for chocolate cake, hugs, kisses, and shared memories. But as time passes, they travel farther and... More Info

Jake and Lily

Balzer + Bray | April 30, 2013 | 352 pages
Beloved Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli, author of Maniac Magee and Wringer, addresses issues of identity, belonging, family, and bullying in this humorous and heartfelt novel about twins. Jake and Lily are twins. Despite their slightly different interests and temperaments, they feel exactly the... More Info