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Amelia Bedelia Tries Her Luck (I Can Read Book 1)


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Amelia Bedelia Tries Her Luck is a funny I Can Read adventure, starring Amelia Bedelia as a young girl, that is just right for beginning readers. Amelia Bedelia, America's favorite housekeeper, has been making readers laugh for fifty years!

America's favorite housekeeper investigates all kinds of good luck and bad luck in this beginning reader starring Amelia Bedelia as a young girl. Why is it unlucky for a black cat to cross your path? Why does a horseshoe bring good luck? If you step on a crack, will you really break your mother's back? Amelia Bedelia, who always takes things literally, tries to understand common superstitions in this funny book about friendship


What a lucky day! Amelia Bedelia turns bad luck into good luck in this fun story about friendship.

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 has illustrated all the stories about young Amelia Bedelia. The artist lives in Phoenix, Arizona.

Product Details

Parish, Herman
Greenwillow Books
Avril, Lynne
Readers - Beginner
Children s-Concepts
Children s humor
Edition Description:
I Can Read Book 1
Publication Date:
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
9 x 6 in 10.4 oz
Age Level:
from 4 up to 8

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Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Friendship

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