FC: Jerry Spinelli
1: Jerry was born in Norristown, Pennsylvania. | his date of birth is February 1st 1941
2: Jerry also played little league baseball when he was kid all the way up until high school
3: The first time he ever wrote was when hes high school football team won a big game instead of celebrating he wrote a poem about it.
4: jerry spinnili growing up wanted to be a cowboy or something and he was born in 1941 right when WW2 was going on. | growing up he thought Al Capone was awesome.
7: Don't think: Look! -Ludwig Wittgenstein | Jerry Spinnili has wrote books such as wringer and love star girl. | wringer won an Newbury honor and manic mcgee won the Newbury award.
9: Jerry graduated from john Hopkins university in1964. | he graduated with a degree in psychology.
11: He began his writing carrer in 1982 | He also met his future wife that year.
13: writes about feelings about his childhood | He says his childhood was the best time of his life.
15: Currently resides in Pasadena California with his wife and two kids | Says he gets inspiration from his kids to write.
20: As long as I live, I'll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing. I'll interpret the rocks, learn the language of flood, storm, and the avalanche. I'll acquaint myself with the glaciers and wild gardens, and get as near the heart of the world as I can. -John Muir