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.
Lynn Sweat has illustrated many Amelia Bedelia books, including Go West, Amelia Bedelia! He and his wife live in Connecticut.
One of her later books 1985. Lynn Sweat had replaced the late Fritz Siebel as illustrator.Can you imagine Peanuts drawn by a another person? Read morePublished 1 month ago by Persop
Amelia Bedelia is a hoot! I bought a copy of this book to read to my two youngest granddaughters on a family camping trip. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Pam
My Son likes Amelia Bedelia. It is awesome! Amelia is very lovely lady. I recommend this book.Published 2 months ago by Keumwon Kim
Love these long time stories. Now I am able to share these with my grands and my adopted little ones. I am happy to have found them here on Amazon.Published 3 months ago by M G
I have loved Amelia Bedelia for the longest time! the books are so positive and amazing, colorful and straight to the point!Published 4 months ago by peanut
Buy these books for all of your kids. Grand-kids. Great-grand kids. Boys or girls, all will love them. Amelia is soooo funny.Published 7 months ago by J.H.