Amelia Bedelia

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Perfection Learning, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 63 pages
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In 1957, Harper published its first I Can Read title, Little Bear, written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. Large type, simple vocabulary, chapter-like divisions, and decorative pictures made Little Bear perfect for emerging readers

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I loved this book when I was a kid, but thought twice about giving it as a gift because if the reader doesn't understand why Amelia would be asked to dress a turkey, and why it's funny that the turkey ... Read full review

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Amelia Bedelia was not doing right choices. She was being silly with her work they wrote on the list. And before she did any of the things they wrote on the list, she made lemon meringue pie. Amelia ... Read full review


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About the author (1992)

Peggy Parish was born and grew up in Manning, South Carolina. Before moving to New York City, she taught school in the Panhandle country and in coal-mining areas. Her first job in New York City was with the Girl Scouts, and she now teaches the third grade at the Dalton School in Manhattan. Miss Parish is the author of several other books for children, including the popular Let's Be Indians.

Fritz Siebel was born in Vienna and now lives in New York City with his family. He is well known for his pictures in Cat and Dog; David and the Giant; and Tell Me Some More . . ., all Harper I Can Read Books. Among the other books he has illustrated are A Fly Went By and Who Took the Farmer's Hat?

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