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A Letter to Amy (original 1968; edition 1984)

by Ezra Jack Keats

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Title:A Letter to Amy
Authors:Ezra Jack Keats
Info:Trophy Pr (1984), Edition: Ex-library, Paperback
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Rating:*****
Tags:beautiful illustrations, childish relations, children, playing, knowing what you want.

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A Letter to Amy by Ezra Jack Keats (1968)

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This book tells a story of a little boy named Peter wanting to invite his friend Amy to his birthday party. He decides to write her a letter and send it to her through the mail. He runs into Amy and loses the letter in a storm. Peter worries that Amy won't come to his birthday party. This is a good book that children can relate to. ( )
  32BASKETBALL | Mar 16, 2015 |
A story of a little boy who invites people to his party and one invite gets lost. So he resents it and she ends up coming to the party.
  Karen_Curtis_Wood | Mar 15, 2015 |
This book is about a boy named Peter who sends an invitation to his friend in the mail. The big anticipation for him is if she'll show up or not. Interestingly enough, if I remember correctly, she was the only girl invited to his birthday party.
Ages 3-5
Source ECE class
  Batsneedfriendstoo | Mar 14, 2015 |
In this book, Ezra is going to have a birthday party, and asks all of his friends to come, including a girl named Amy. One stormy day he heads out to mail his invitation to Amy, but on his way over, he bumps into Amy and accidentally knocks her to the ground. He's not sure if Amy will even want to go to his party now, or how his friends will treat her if she does come.
  rgonza | Mar 13, 2015 |
Peter would like to invite his friend Amy to his birthday party in a special way. He decides to mail the letter to her but on his way to the mailbox it is lost in the wind. The invite does get to Amy in the end and she comes to his party. A very sweet story.
Ages 3-5.
  TIffanylindsay | Mar 13, 2015 |
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"I'm writing a letter to Amy.  I'm inviting her to my party," Peter announced.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 014056442X, Paperback)

Generations of children have read, re-read, and loved Ezra Jack Keats?s award-winning, classic stories about Peter and his neighborhood friends. Now, for the first time, Peter?s Chair, A Letter to Amy, and Goggles! are available in paperback exclusively from Puffin. ?A master of ingenious collages, AKeats? has made brilliant variegated pictures?? -- The Horn Book Ezra Jack Keats (1916?1983) was the beloved author and/or illustrator of over eighty-five books for children.

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Peter wants to invite Amy to his birthday party but he wants it to be a surprise.

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