Amelia Bedelia, Bookworm (Amelia Bedelia #17)
If so, check out everyone's favorite-minded housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia. Nothing makes Amelia Bedelia happier than helping people and doing exactly as she's told. And what could be more satisfying than a day spent volunteering at the library?
But Mrs. Page, the librarian, is surprised when Amelia Bedelia steals away in the bookmobile for a bookstore vis...more
I would recommend Amelia Bedelia, Bookmark as an easy reader to primary grade students. Amelia's character is comical, yet kind. Amelia Bedelia is a pleasure to read and useful when teaching wordplay. ...more
Estimate of reading level: 2nd-4th grade
Brief Description: Amelia Bedelia visits the library. She think of different meanings for words than people intend them almost all the time, which gets her into a little bit of trouble.
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Easy Readers need to have text that is simple. The text needs to be easy to understand and the font needs to be simple so ...more
I like that this book takes read ...more
In this book, Herman Parish does not seem to have quite the touch that his Aunt Peggy did. Some of Amelia's misunderstandings are quite awkward. For instance, when the librarian says she wants Amelia to be so quiet that she could hear a pin drop, Amelia THROWS her pen to the floor, makin ...more
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Illustrator: Lynn Sweat
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Genre: Early Readers
Summary: Amelia Bedelia goes to the library and Mrs. Page, the head librarian informs her that the Head Librarian was coming by to visit. Amelia helps the kids make bookmarks and school reports. Later she takes the book mobile because Mrs. Page tells her that she must go “by” the book and goes shopping at a bookstore.
Response: This one is not as crazy as her usual ones. I think I prefer Peggy’s version m ...more
She helps out at the library and mixes everything up. But it works out in the end . . . I suspect it always does.