Author: Peggy Parish
Translator: Yanitzia Canetti
Series: Amelia Bedelia
Grade Level Equivalent:
Guided Reading Level:
Classics, Comedy and Humor
Vocabulary, Word Origins and Usage
Ever since Amelia Bedelia made her debut almost thirty years ago, young readers have been laughing out loud at the antics of this literal-minded but charming housekeeper who never fails to confound the Rogers family. After all, who knows better than Amelia Bedelia what "dust the furniture" and "dress a chicken" really mean!
Peggy Parish's simple and hilarious story is a classic that children will enjoy again and again, Expressive illustrations of the well-intentioned and warm-hearted Amelia's comical mishaps complement the light and humorous tone.