Ever since Amelia Bedelia made her debut almost thirty years ago, young readers have been laughing out loud at the antics of this literal-minded but charming housekeeper who never fails to confound the Rogers family. After all, who knows better than Amelia Bedelia what "dust the furniture" and "dress a chicken" really mean!
Peggy Parish's simple and hilarious story is a classic that children will enjoy again and again....Continua
Our second Amelia Bedelia book after having enjoyed the one with the baby. This one is also as funny. We have used it to talk about different meanings of certain expressions (draw the curtains, trim the fat, dress the chicken). And of course, it got us talking about lemon merengue pies and cakes and thinking we should make one too!...Continua