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Good driving, Amelia Bedelia

by Parish, Herman.

Format: Print Book 1996
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Shaler North Hills Library Juvenile Reader j READER PAR
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
Collection  Juvenile Reader
Call Number  j READER PAR
The long -awaited return of a beloved children's book character, as Peggy Parish's nephew continues the adventure of the hilariously literal-minded maid. A series of hilarious misunderstandings occur when Mr. Rogers agrees to teach Amelia Bedelia to drive. "It's a pleasure to welcome [Amelia Bedelia] back...Herman Parish is a worth y successor o peggy parish"-BCCB
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Gr. 1-2. The nephew of Peggy Parish, who created Amelia Bedelia, continues the series about the lovable literalist. When Mr. Rogers takes Amelia Bedelia out to practice her driving, he soon finds that his directions lead to confusion: when he warns of "a fork in the road," she starts looking for cutlery rather than a cutoff. All ends well, though, with a birthday party for the daffy domestic. If the dialogue occasionally sounds like an old vaudeville routine, that's not likely to trouble anyone too young to have heard of vaudeville. Sweat, the series' familiar illustrator, once again offers line-and-watercolor wash illustrations that reflect the book's simplicity and good humor. An unexpected pleasure for insatiable fans of the series. (Reviewed Apr. 15, 1995)0688133584Carolyn Phelan"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series An Avon Camelot book
Subjects Automobile driving -- Fiction.
Humorous stories.
Publisher New York :Avon,1996
Contributors Sweat, Lynn.
Language English
Description 36 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
ISBN 038072510X
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