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Amelia Bedelia Gets a Break

Written by Herman Parish & illustrated by Lynne Avril
Published by Greenwillow Books
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Jun 5, 2018
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Learn to read with young Amelia Bedelia!

The Amelia Bedelia books are great for growing the vocabularies of newly independent readers. In Amelia Bedelia Gets a Break, Amelia Bedelia is put in charge of caring for her class hamster over a school vacation. But Amelia Bedelia gets more than she bargained for when the hamster goes missing!

Amelia Bedelia is left in charge of her class pet—a hamster named Harry—over school break, and she’s excited to learn all about caring for an animal. But when Harry goes missing, Amelia Bedelia is upset. Her friends Dawn and Clay help her search the house and make “lost pet” signs, but it seems hopeless, until Amelia Bedelia puts herself in Harry’s shoes and finds him hiding in her favorite spot in the house.

A Level 1 I Can Read book featuring the childhood of America’s favorite housekeeper, Amelia Bedelia. More than thirty-five million Amelia Bedelia books sold since 1963!

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Who Wrote Amelia Bedelia Gets a Break

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Herman Parish

Herman Parish was in the fourth grade when his aunt, Peggy Parish, wrote the first book about Amelia Bedelia. The author lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

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Who Illustrated Amelia Bedelia Gets a Break

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Lynne Avril

Lynne Avril has illustrated all the stories about young Amelia Bedelia. The artist lives in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780062658890
Publication Date:
June 5, 2018
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2018053257
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0062658891
Lexile® Level:
480L
ATOS® Book Level:
2.4
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
501946
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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