Amelia Bedelia and the Baby

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Harper Collins, Feb 17, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
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Taking care of baby

Amelia Bedelia has her hands full when she takes care of Mrs. Lane's baby. As usual, the literal-minded housekeeper mixes things up, but she also wins the heart of her newest and youngest fan.


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User Review  - RuthFinnigan - LibraryThing

I have heard of Amelia Bedelia stories, but never read one myself until now! It's a great book for young students learning to read, and very comical. The more advanced books are great for reading aloud! Read full review

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User Review  - rem400 - LibraryThing

Characters: Amelia is a housemaid who is requested to babysit. She takes instructions very literal and misunderstands often. Missy Lane is the baby that Amelia is babysitting and Mrs. Carter is the ... Read full review


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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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