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Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia (I Can Read Book Series: Level 2)
     

Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia (I Can Read Book Series: Level 2)

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by Peggy Parish, Wallace Tripp (Illustrator)
 

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Guess who's at bat?

The lovable, hilarious amelia Bedelia is back, filling in for a sick player on the Grizzlies baseball team. Watch out! Because nobody plays ball like Amelia Bedelia.

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Guess who's at bat?

The lovable, hilarious amelia Bedelia is back, filling in for a sick player on the Grizzlies baseball team. Watch out! Because nobody plays ball like Amelia Bedelia.

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Kathleen Karr
It is fitting and just that Peggy Parish's beloved Amelia Bedelia is back in print. It's being presented as an early reader (Level 2, grades 1-3), but Amelia Bedelia is too marvelous for categories. A kind of Mrs. Malaprop for kids, Amelia Bedelia constantly misconstrues the meanings of the simplest words. Her peculiar interpretations get her into nothing but trouble. Fortunately, she can bake like an angel, and all is always forgiven. Children love feeling gently superior, and love Amelia Bedelia, too. 1996 (orig.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780064442053
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
09/28/1995
Series:
I Can Read Book 2 Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
69,857
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.18(d)
Lexile:
220L (what's this?)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Peggy Parish was born and grew up in Manning, South Carolina. Before moving to New York City, she taught school in the Panhandle country and in coal-mining areas. Her first job in New York City was with the Girl Scouts, and she now teaches the third grade at the Dalton School in Manhattan. Miss Parish is the author of several other books for children, including the popular Let's Be Indians.

Wallace Tripp studied at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. He has illustrated more than fifty children's books. Mr. Tripp and his wife run a greeting card company in Peterborough, New Hampshire. They have three children, two dogs, and two cats.

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Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
ChristinasMom More than 1 year ago
My 6 year old daughter is in the first grade and chose this book to do her book report on. She has read and re-read this book over and over. I will be purchasing more Amelia Bedelia books in the near future. Any book that draws a child in is a winner in my book!
Briixox3 More than 1 year ago
The title says it. These are just funny books good for anyone!
GCandy More than 1 year ago
This is the second Amelia Bedelia book I have bought for my granddaughter. I wondered if she would understand some of the "old fashioned" remarks, like "dressing the chicken" etc. She absolutely loved the books! And she remembered some of the passages a year later to laugh about. It's a fun book series to share with her.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I really enjoy Amelia Bedila Books!