Who Won the 1991
Newbery Medal

Jerry Spinelli

Maniac Magee

1990 Newbery Medal Winner
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1991 Newbery Medal Winner Jerry Spinelli News

Spinelli's Burning Man hearkens back to the Maverick Festivals

Woodstock Times
“Burning Man” was born in 1986 on the beach in San Francisco when Jerry James and Larry Harvey constructed a nine foot Moloch made of straw they set aflame on the night of the summer solstice. Some reverentially irreverent chord was struck in this ...

1991 Newbery Medal Winner Jerry Spinelli News

Bookopolis Shares Children's Book Picks for 2014

SYS-CON Media (press release)
A great book for animal people and who likes stories about friendships." Read more kids' book reviews here. 9. Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli Genre: Classics/Realistic Fiction. Recommended for 9-12 year olds who like engaging stories about real issues ...


1991 Newbery Medal Winner Jerry Spinelli News

Bob Jones' fishing report Dec. 3

The News Journal
Andrea Sabastiani and Mac Spinelli scored citation blackfins aboard the charter Good Times, with fish weighing 30 and 31 pounds, respectively. Sabrina Fellers topped the king mackerel reports from the crew at the marina with a 34-pounder caught on the ...

1991 Newbery Medal Winner Jerry Spinelli News

Sad farewell for slain Queens man murdered in set-up

New York Daily News
He was gone too soon. That's what grieving friends said Tuesday at the Papavero Funeral Home in Maspeth as they mourned the murder of John Salazar. About 200 people showed up during the course of the day to pay their final respects to the slain ...

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