Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School

By Herman Parish; Lynne Avril (Illustrator)
(Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780061544552, 32pp.)

Publication Date: July 2009

Other Editions of This Title: Library Binding, Paperback, Hardcover

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Description

Amelia Bedelia is sure she will love everything about the first day of school.

  • New friends
  • A new teacher
  • Her own desk
  • Music, books, gym, art
  • Recess and lunch

Amelia Bedelia can't wait.

What could be better?

School! School!

Hooray for school!

Amelia Bedelia has been making readers laugh since 1963, when the first Amelia Bedelia book was published. Now, for the first time, you can meet the young Amelia Bedelia. Come join the fun!




About the Author

Herman Parish was in the fourth grade when his aunt, Peggy Parish, wrote the first book about Amelia Bedelia. The author lives in Princeton, New Jersey.




Praise For Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School

“Readers will giggle over Amelia’s mishaps, and her genuine joie de vivre may assuage first-day fears.”
-Publishers Weekly

“Amelia wears her new picture-book format well…[it] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal.”
-Booklist

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