Love, Stargirl book review
By: Hannah M. Book by Jerry Spinelli
Characters and about them
Stargirl is a girl that babysits Dootsie and is 16.
Dootsie is a girl that Stargirl babysits and I only 6.
Perry is a boy that Stargirl meets on her roof.
Ms. Pringle is Dootsie's mother.
Alvina is a girl that is 11 and delivers Betty Lou’s doughnuts.
Margie is Perry’s mom and is the owner of the doughnut shop.
Betty Lou agoraphobic and is 16 and is Stargirl and Dootsie’s friend.
Cinnamon is a rat and is Stargirl and Dootsie’s pet.
Betty Lou’s house
The whole book is a letter that Stargirl writes. She wrote it to a
her friend Leo. She wrote it because she moved to Pennsylvania.
The beginning is about when Stargirl sat on a bench then looked up
and saw a girl sitting there. The girl said, “I am Dootsie!” A lady
came running at her and said, “Sorry my daughter gets away
sometimes.” Then Stargirl said, “Are you magic?” Then Dootsie said,
"Yes I am, right mommy?” Her mom said, “ Yes, she is like a little
Houdini.” Then Dootsie started to disappear. Stargirl said ,“Are you
there?” Dootsie said ,“Yes.” So they were friends.
The middle is about when Stargirl goes to a festival with Dootsie.
When they are there they hear, “ FIGHT !” Then they see two
people wrestling on the ground. Dootsie starts to cry.
Stargirl looks over and she sees her friend, Alvina wrestling. They
are wrestling because when Alvina and Stargirl were at the
doughnut shop these boys came in and called Alvina ugly. So
Dootsie and Stargirl leave.
They sit on a step. Stargirl says ,“Sorry, that was all my fault.”
“That is OK,” said Dootsie. So they walk back to Betty Lou's
First, Stargirl is walking to go trick-or-treating with
Dootsie and Cinnamon. On her way, she sees a house
that is on fire! Stargirl leaves Cinnamon in the mail box.
Stargirl goes in to call 911 and to save the people. She
calls 911. Then she passed out. But still the firemen came.
The next morning she found herself in the hospital. First
she sees Dootsie. Dootsie was in her waffle costume
from Halloween. When Dootsie leaves, Stargirl
says,“There is nothing sadder then a soggy waffle.” Then
the firemen come in and say, “There
was nobody in the house, but they called to tell you they
said thank you anyway.” Then she remembered she left
Three real Three non real
Stargirl is home schooled. Dootsie turns invisible
Perry goes on Stargirl’s Stargirl is magic.
roof. Dootsie’s mom is magic
Betty Lou is agoraphobic. to.