Amelia Bedelia

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Harper Collins, Aug 30, 1992 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
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Amelia Bedelia, the housekeeper with a literal mind, merrily upsets the household when she "dresses" the chicken and "trims" the steak with ribbons and lace.

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User Review  - BayleeWestrick - LibraryThing

This realistic fictional book tells the story of Amelia Bedelia experiencing the great outdoors for the first time. Amelia Bedelia is not your typical house maid. She struggles with following ... Read full review

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User Review  - DearReader, - Borders

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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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.

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