We are celebrating Jerry Spinelli's brand new book, My 4th of July, with a float in Sandwich's 4th of July parade featuring Jerry Spinelli himself!! Jerry will talk about and sign copies of his book(s) in the tent at the Wing School immediately following the parade. Books will be available for purchase in the tent. We will also be holding a raffle to win a piece of artwork from the book!
Jerry Spinelli is a Newbery Medal winning author of many children's books. Among his best-known titles are Maniac Magee (Newbery Medal), Stargirl, Milkweed, and Wringer (Newbery Honor). His most recent title The Warden's Daughter was published in 2017 and received a starred review from Kirkus. Jerry lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, poet and author Eileen Spinelli.