Eileen Spinelli is the author of many books for young readers, including The Perfect Thanksgiving and In My New Yellow Shirt, which was a Bank Street College of Education Best Book. She lives in Pennsylvania with author Jerry Spinelli.
The Perfect Christmas
Eileen Spinelli; illustrations by JoAnn Adinolfi
Holt Books for Young Readers
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Family one: exquisite pastries, a beautifully trimmed tree, and festive cello music.
Family two: an artificial tree, rock hard candy, and custom kazoo carols.
Full of silly humor, this...
The Perfect Thanksgiving
Eileen Spinelli; illustrated by JoAnn Adinolfi
Two families—one that is perfect and one that is far from it—celebrate Thanksgiving in their own loving ways.