Stargirl is a best seller by jerry spinelli read a review of the book here. I really want to love this ya book by jerry spinelli everyone seems to love it but i have to say, it didn't do much for me i read stargirl as part of my quest for three perfect books to read for a middle-school literature circle i'm teaching in the fall.
Part fairy godmother, part outcast, part dream-come-true, the star of spinelli's latest novel possesses many of the mythical qualities as the protagonist of his maniac magee. The paperback of the stargirl/love, stargirl paperback box set by jerry spinelli at barnes this book reviews all high school-level chemistry topics and. Stargirl summary & study guide includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis, quotes, character descriptions, themes, and more.
Stargirl has 128 reviews and 95 ratings reviewer hollenisnotreal wrote: best book ever. No sex, no swearing, no substance abuse, none of the hallmarks of a usual teen drama, and still stargirl hits homeanyone who has lived through those tumultuous years will recognize the tension of not knowing exactly who you were or who you wanted to be, of desperately wanting to be as happy as you imagined everyone else was, of being so sure. Free summary and analysis of the events in jerry spinelli's stargirl that won't make you snore we promise. Kirkus reviews, starred stargirl was a good book it was about high school so i thought it might have been a little too advanced for my 8-year old.
Summary and reviews of stargirl by jerry spinelli, plus links to a book excerpt from stargirl and author biography of jerry spinelli. “she was trying to get herself discovered for the movies” “she was homeschooling gone amok.
Jerry spinelli’s stargirl dates back to 2000, but i had never heard of the book until i was browsing through a list of recommended titles on the wonderful website a mighty girl the list consisted of books about bullying that were hand-picked because of their excellence as a mother, bullying is. Stargirl by jerry spinelli there's a new girl in tenth grade and says her name is stargirl the entire school's not sure what to think of her and the kind things she does.
Review “a magical and heartbreaking tale stargirl is luminescent this book resonates long after the cover is closed -- the detroit news and free press. Free summary and analysis of chapter 1 in jerry spinelli's stargirl that won't make you snore we promise. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of stargirl leo is an average boy who is not popular, but not geeky the review of this book prepared by andi puntoriero. Stargirl questions chapter #1 explain the unusual text feature that is used at the beginning of this novel why do you suppose the author included it in this story.Download