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Knots in my yo-yo string : the autobiography of a kid

Author: Jerry Spinelli
Publisher: New York : Knopf, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Italian-American Newbery Medalist presents a humorous account of his childhood and youth in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Young adult nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Spinelli, Jerry.
Knots in my yo-yo string.
New York : Knopf, ©1998
(OCoLC)607157333
Online version:
Spinelli, Jerry.
Knots in my yo-yo string.
New York : Knopf, ©1998
(OCoLC)608695082
Named Person: Jerry Spinelli; Jerry Spinelli
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Spinelli
ISBN: 0679887911 9780679887911 0679987916 9780679987918
OCLC Number: 37426300
Awards: Short-listed for Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award (Grades 6-8) 2001
Short-listed for Sasquatch Award 2002
Description: 148 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Johnson Highway --
East End --
West End --
War --
Lash La Rue --
Ashes in the grass --
Never the monkey --
Shortstop --
Good boy --
George Street --
Mrs. Seeton's whistle --
Night --
A family thing --
Big brother --
Sixteen things I wished I could do --
A swooner in sneakers --
A little stiff from swimming --
Staying in the lines --
Dr. Winters' finger --
God and Garfield Shainline --
Girls --
When I was king --
Johnson Highway --
Fargo, North Dakota.
Responsibility: by Jerry Spinelli.
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This Italian-American Newbery Medalist presents a humorous account of his childhood and youth in Norristown, Pennsylvania.

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