Amelia Works It Out

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Amer Girl Pub, Sep 1, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 38 pages
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Amelia's notebooks entertain readers with great stories about the ups and downs of growing up, told from the perspective of an inquisitive, insightful 10-year-old girl. What's more, her witty words and whimsical doodles encourage girls to express their creativity by drawing and writing about their own lives.Amelia is trying to earn money for a new pair of sneakers that she just has to have. After several humorous but unsuccessful business ventures, she realizes she can turn her true love -- drawing -- into a way to make money wisely.

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User Review  - meteowrite - LibraryThing

Geez, Moss is the master of sticking a message in a book in a way that's palatable. Amelia is desperate for some Lightshade/Nightshade shoes, and her mom won't buy them. So Amelia's got to earn some ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cottonwood.School - LibraryThing

Amelia draws on her artistic talent to earn money for something special that she really wants. Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Marissa Moss is the bestselling creator of the perennially popular Amelia series and of the Daphne's Diary of Daily Disasters series. She lives in Berkeley, California. Visit her at and at

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