Featured books by Eileen Spinelli

Callie Cat, Ice Skater

By: Eileen Spinelli
Illustrated by: Anne Kennedy
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Fiction

Callie Cat loves to ice skate. When the Honeybrook Ice Rink announces a contest, everyone thinks it could be Callie's big chance! She wants to win the big prize ... doesn't she?

I Know It's Autumn

By: Eileen Spinelli
Illustrated by: Nancy Hayashi
Age Level: 3-6
Reading Level: Beginning Reader
Genre: Fiction

The signs that autumn is here are all around, from shorter days to warmer clothing. A child chronicles these changes in short rhyming text accompanied by softly lined, serene illustrations.

Thanksgiving at the Tappleton's

By: Eileen Spinelli
Illustrated by: Maryann Cocca-Leffler
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Fiction

All the relatives arrive for an enormous Thanksgiving dinner. But this year nothing seems to go right. First the turkey slides down the icy hill and into the pond — plop! splash! Then the bakery sells out of pies. It looks like it's going to be a pretty bleak holiday...until Grandmother reminds everyone that there's more to Thanksgiving than a turkey and trimmings.

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