Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School
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Amelia Bedelia's First Day of School

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Amelia Bedelia is sure she will love everything about the first day of school. , â New friends , â A new teacher , â Her own desk , â Music, books, gym, art , â 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!
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Product details

  • 6-8
  • Hardback | 32 pages
  • 228.6 x 271.78 x 5.08mm | 408.23g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, color
  • 0061544558
  • 9780061544552
  • 475,101

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"Amelia wears her new picture-book format well.[it] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal." -- Booklist 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 "Amelia wears her new picture-book format well...[it] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal."--Booklist "Readers will giggle over Amelia's mishaps, and her genuine joie de vivre may assuage first-day fears."--Publishers Weekly "No child can resist Amelia [Bedelia] and her literal trips through the minefield of the English language--and no adult can fail to notice that she's usually right when she's wrong."--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 "Amelia [Bedelia] wears her new picture-book format well...[it] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal."--Booklist Readers will giggle over Amelia [Bedelia] s mishaps, and her genuine joie de vivre may assuage first-day fears. --Publishers Weekly" Amelia [Bedelia] wears her new picture-book format well [it] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal. --Booklist" Returning with her pun-filled humor and misunderstandings of certain expressions, Amelia Bedelia has her first day of school in this adventure...Children will laugh at Amelia Bedelia s antics, and in many cases, the illustrations enhance the text s humor. ...Young readers will relate to the emotions that Amelia feels. --School Library Journal" No child can resist Amelia [Bedelia] and her literal trips through the minefield of the English language and no adult can fail to notice that she s usually right when she s wrong. --New York Times Book Review" "Returning with her pun-filled humor and misunderstandings of certain expressions, Amelia Bedelia has her first day of school in this adventure...Children will laugh at Amelia Bedelia's antics, and in many cases, the illustrations enhance the text's humor. ...Young readers will relate to the emotions that Amelia feels."--School Library Journal
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Back cover copy

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!
show more

Rating details

705 ratings
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4 26% (184)
3 21% (149)
2 5% (37)
1 1% (10)
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