Saturday, February 23, 2013

Student Saturdays: Smiles to Go - Jerry Spinelli

Student Reviewer: Forest

From Goodreads:
What is stargazer, skateboarder, chess champ, pepperoni pizza eater, older brother, sister hater, best friend, first kisser, science geek, control freak Will Tuppence so afraid of in this great big universe?  Jerry Spinelli knows.
Student's Thoughts:
Will Tuppence is a patient kid who would never explode when his little sister Tabby annoys him all day.  Will owns a skateboard Black Viper which his sister always wanted to ride, ever since Will's best friend B.J. gives her skateboard lessons.One day B.J.  did the impossible and rode down Dead Man's Hill on his skateboard.  Then one night Will is at a chess tournament. His dad pulls him out and said he needed to leave.  Will left the chess tournament to go to the hospital and discovers his sister Tabby nearly dead.
If you think you have the most annoying sibling ever and they are no good, and never does anything good for you, read this book!

1 comment:

  1. This sounds interesting - I love Stargirl, but have never read any of Spinelli's other. Will definitely keep an eye out for this one, thanks for the review!