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Parish, Peggy

Overview
Works: 231 works in 1,514 publications in 6 languages and 83,753 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Readers (Publications)  Christmas stories  Baseball stories  Children's audiobooks  Detective and mystery fiction  Picture books  Braille books 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.P219, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Peggy Parish
Publications by Peggy Parish
Publications by Peggy Parish, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Peggy Parish
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
138 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 8,186 libraries worldwide
A literal-minded housekeeper causes chaos in the Rogers household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions
Come back, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
70 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,639 libraries worldwide
Because she does exactly as she is told, Amelia Bedelia is fired from one job after another
Play ball, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
60 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 4,344 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia, who knows very little about baseball, stands in for a sick player during a game
Amelia Bedelia and the surprise shower by Peggy Parish( Book )
58 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in English and Polish and held by 4,076 libraries worldwide
Fun-loving Amelia is in charge of a surprise wedding shower. When she arrives with a garden hose, the entire party is turned into a hilarious mess! --- from the back cover
Teach us, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
39 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,920 libraries worldwide
The very literal minded Amelia Bedelia becomes a substitute teacher for a day
Amelia Bedelia goes camping by Peggy Parish( Book )
35 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,782 libraries worldwide
As always, Amelia Bedelia follows exactly the instructions given to her on a camping trip, including pitching a tent and rowing boats
Amelia Bedelia helps out by Peggy Parish( Book )
45 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,689 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia shows her niece Effie Lou how to follow instructions to the letter as they dust the potato bugs and sew seeds
Thank you, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
60 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,678 libraries worldwide
Preparing for the arrival of an important visitor, a wacky housekeeper follows her employer's instructions with humorous results
Amelia Bedelia and the baby by Peggy Parish( Book )
34 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,591 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia follows to the letter the list of instructions for looking after the Lanes' baby
Merry Christmas, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
31 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 3,584 libraries worldwide
As Amelia Bedelia helps Mrs. Rogers prepare for Christmas, she bakes a date cake with a calendar in it and stuffs the children's stockings with turkey stuffing
Good work, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
40 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,331 libraries worldwide
Literal-minded Amelia Bedelia does household chores and gets dinner ready
Amelia Bedelia's family album by Peggy Parish( Book )
31 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 3,092 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia entertains Mr. and Mrs. Rogers by showing them her family album and describing what her relatives do
Dinosaur time by Peggy Parish( Book )
33 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,429 libraries worldwide
An easy-to-read introduction to eleven different dinosaurs--their size, their diet, the pronunciation of their names, and their distinctive characteristics
No more monsters for me! by Peggy Parish( Book )
28 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,141 libraries worldwide
Minneapolis Simpkin is not allowed to have a pet, so she finds the most unusual replacement
Scruffy by Peggy Parish( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
Todd chooses a cat from the animal shelter for his birthday present
Good hunting, Blue Sky by Peggy Parish( Book )
20 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
Blue Sky goes out to hunt for meat for his family and comes home with something quite unexpected
Amelia Bedelia : audio collection by Peggy Parish( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,405 libraries worldwide
Five stories featuring the exploits of Amelia Bedelia, the housekeeper whose literal-mindedness often causes trouble
Weekly Reader Children's Book Club presents Key to the treasure by Peggy Parish( Book )
19 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
Three youngsters visiting their grandparents during summer use a clue to retrieve a treasure hidden on their grandfather's farm
The Amelia Bedelia treasury : three books by Peggy Parish by Peggy Parish( Book )
18 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and French and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Humorous misadventures of the literal-minded housemaid, Amelia Bedelia
Clues in the woods by Peggy Parish( Book )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Missing garbage scraps, a red sweater found in the woods, and a trapped puppy lead three children to think someone is in need
 
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Alternative Names
Parish, Margaret.
Parish, Margaret C. 1927-1988
Parish, Margaret Cecile
Parish, Margaret Cecile 1927-1988
Peggy Parish American children's writer
Peggy Parish escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense
パリシュ, ペギー
パリッシュ, ペギー
Languages
English (778)
Spanish (9)
German (7)
Polish (4)
French (3)
Bokmal, Norwegian (1)
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