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Amelia Bedelia 5,330 copies, 200 reviews
Teach Us, Amelia Bedelia 2,396 copies, 32 reviews
Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia 2,292 copies, 31 reviews
Amelia Bedelia Goes Camping 1,919 copies, 41 reviews
Come Back, Amelia Bedelia 1,679 copies, 33 reviews
Merry Christmas, Amelia Bedelia 1,522 copies, 18 reviews
Good Work, Amelia Bedelia 1,503 copies, 12 reviews
Thank You, Amelia Bedelia 1,480 copies, 29 reviews
Amelia Bedelia Helps Out 1,473 copies, 14 reviews
Amelia Bedelia and the Baby 1,410 copies, 28 reviews
Amelia Bedelia's Family Album 990 copies, 14 reviews
Dinosaur Time 894 copies, 12 reviews
No More Monsters for Me! 627 copies, 6 reviews
The Amelia Bedelia Treasury 621 copies, 2 reviews
Key to the Treasure 513 copies, 7 reviews
The Adventures of Amelia Bedelia 367 copies, 5 reviews
Scruffy 359 copies, 3 reviews
Good hunting, Blue Sky 305 copies, 6 reviews
Clues in the Woods 210 copies, 3 reviews
The Haunted House 120 copies, 3 reviews
Too Many Rabbits 105 copies, 1 review
Pirate Island Adventure 105 copies, 3 reviews
The Ghosts of Cougar Island 84 copies, 1 review
The Mystery of Hermit Dan 81 copies, 2 reviews
Granny and the Desperadoes 53 copies, 1 review
Granny and the Indians 38 copies, 1 review
Be Ready at Eight 26 copies, 1 review
Willy is My Brother 14 copies, 1 review
A Beastly Circus 5 copies, 1 review
Jumper goes to school 3 copies, 1 review
Little Indian 2 copies
Hermit Dan 1 copy
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Margaret Cecile "Peggy" Parish was an American writer known best for the children's book series and fictional character Amelia Bedelia. Parish was born in Manning, South Carolina to a poor family, attended the University of South Carolina, and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She worked as a teacher in Oklahoma, Kentucky, and in New York. She taught at the Dalton School in Manhattan for 15 years and published her first children's book while teaching third grade there. She authored over 30 books, which had sold 7 million copies at the time of her death.
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