Item description for Amelia Bedelia Helps Out (I Can Read Book 2) by Peggy Parish & Lynn Sweat...
Overview America's favorite literal-minded housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia, and her niece, Effie Lou, become embroiled in a series of zany mishaps with hilarious results, including weeding the garden and dusting for bugs. Reissue.
Starring everyone's favourite literal-minded housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia Helps Out appears for the first time in full colour and as an I Can Read Book
A neighbor needs Amelia Bedelia's helping hands, so everyone's favorite housekeeper is off to Miss Emma's house for a day of work. It's a good thing Miss Emma likes to laugh, because Amelia Bedelia makes her usual merry mess
" Available for the first time in full color
" The zany antics of Amelia Bedelia, one of children's books most lovable characters, have been enjoyed by kids for more than 40 years
" Herman Parish, nephew to Peggy Parish, who was the original creator of Amelia Bedelia, carries on the tradition of his aunt with new books starring the entertaining housekeeper.
Citations And Professional Reviews Amelia Bedelia Helps Out (I Can Read Book 2) by Peggy Parish & Lynn Sweat has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Ingram Children's Advance - 01/01/2005 page 35
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Studio: Greenwillow Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.8" Width: 5.8" Height: 0.2" Weight: 0.3 lbs.
Release Date Jan 18, 2005
ISBN 0060511117 ISBN13 9780060511111 UPC 046594003997
Availability 144 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 16, 2017 10:09.
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More About Peggy Parish & Lynn Sweat
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.
Peggy Parish lived in the state of South Carolina. Peggy Parish died in 1988.
Peggy Parish has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about Amelia Bedelia Helps Out (I Can Read Book 2)?
Nothing Beats a Classic! Aug 6, 2007
One of my favorite books when I was learning to read was the original Amelia Bedelia. It was nice to be able to share the silliness with my own new reader (daughter).
really really funny Oct 9, 2005
amelia bedelia is very genuine in the sense that she just wants to make people happy but she ends up taking everything literally and doing just the opposite but in a funny way. She "staked" the beans, fed the chickens "scraps"...of cloth! And made "tea" cake that everyone raved over for instance.
Great entertaining book! Dec 6, 2004
This is a very funny book and is especially good to be read to toddlers. When Amelia is asked to stake the beans, she ties steak to them. When she's asked to make a tea cake, she makes one with tea in it. It offers a very good example of how what we say makes all the difference in the world, and whether or not what we are saying is what is being understood. When Amelia is asked to weed the garden, she thinks she's supposed to add more weeds, not "unweed it" as she states in the story. It's a little long - about 50 pages in my edition so it's a little much for a youngster to sit through but if they can do it like mine can, it is a great book to teach. I highly recommend this one.
This is a really good book Jun 30, 2004
I think that Amelia Bedelia Helps Out is a good book. Amelia Bedelia is funny. She does everything the wrong way. She feeds the chickens with cloth instead of chicken food. She also makes her Tea cake the wrong way. She didn't pull the right weeds in the garden. I like it because Amelia Bedelia like to help out and I do too.