Eileen Spinelli

Born: 8/16/1942

Meet Eileen Spinelli   http://www.eileenspinelli.com/


Her biography:  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/eileen.htm

Eileen Spinelli is the author of many picture books and poetry collections, including A Big Boy NowHug a Bug, and the bestselling When Mama Comes Home Tonight, among others. When she writes a story, she has an instant audience: her twenty-five grandchildren and husband, Jerry (also a writer). Aside from story making, Eileen teaches creative writing and poetry. The Spinellis live in Media, Pennsylvania.–https://www.harpercollins.com/blogs/authors/eileen-spinelli

Hobbies and other interests: Travel, herb gardening, old movies, anything to do with tea: tea parties, afternoon tea, collecting teapots.—encyclopedia.com


Her books:    https://www.thriftbooks.com/a/eileen-spinelli/274929/

A few selected titles:

  • Thanksgiving at the Tappletons. New York: HarperCollins, 1982.
  • Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch. New York: Bradbury Press, 1991.
  • Lizzie Logan Gets Married. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997.
  • When Mama Comes Home Tonight. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998.
  • Night Shift Daddy. New York: Hyperion, 2000.
  • In My New Yellow Shirt. New York: H. Holt, 2001.
  • Kittycat Lullaby. New York: Hyperion Books, 2001.
  • What do Angels Wear? New York: HarperCollins, 2001.
  • Here Comes the Year. New York: H. Holt, 2002.
  • Do You Have a Hat? New York: Simon & Schuster, 2004.
  • While You Are Away. New York: Hyperion Books, 2004.

From 1996-2000   http://www.eileenspinelli.com/1996-2000.htm

From 2001-2003  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/2001-2003.htm

From 2004-2006  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/2004-2006.htm

From 2007-2009  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/2007-2009.htm

From 2010-2012  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/2010-2012.htm

From 2013-2016  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/2013-2016.htm

From 2017-Present  http://www.eileenspinelli.com/2013-2016.htm


Contact Eileen Spinelli: [email protected]

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