Amelia Bedelia's First Valentine

Amelia Bedelia's First Valentine

By Herman Parish; Lynne Avril (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780061544583, 32pp.

Publication Date: November 24, 2009

Description

Amelia Bedelia is sure she will love everything about Valentine's Day.

  • The sweet surprises
  • Cards to give and receive
  • A party at school
  • A big, long family hug

Amelia Bedelia can't wait.
What could be better?
Valentine's Day!
Hooray for Valentine's Day!



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.



Lynne Avril is the illustrator of more than fifty books for children, including a picture book series about Amelia Bedelia's childhood adventures. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona.


Praise For Amelia Bedelia's First Valentine

Praise for Amelia Bedelia’s First Day of School:New York Times Bestseller“Amelia [Bedelia] wears her new picture-book format well…[It] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal.”
-New York Times Book Review

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

“Her ingenuous spirit will continue to capture hearts.”
-Publishers Weekly