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Parish, Peggy

Overview
Works: 234 works in 1,137 publications in 3 languages and 87,035 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous stories  Christmas stories  Pictorial works  Picture books  Detective and mystery stories  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: 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 )
87 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 7,644 libraries worldwide
A literal-minded housekeeper causes a ruckus in the household when she attempts to make sense of some instructions
Play ball, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
33 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in English and held by 4,303 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia, who knows very little about baseball, stands in for a sick player during a game
Come back, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
40 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,147 libraries worldwide
Because she does exactly as she is told, Amelia Bedelia is fired from one job after another
Amelia Bedelia and the surprise shower by Peggy Parish( Book )
41 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,059 libraries worldwide
While helping to prepare a surprise shower, Amelia Bedelia and her cousin make some arrangements that are not quite what the guests expected
Teach us, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
28 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,967 libraries worldwide
The very literal minded Amelia Bedelia becomes a substitute teacher for a day
Amelia Bedelia goes camping by Peggy Parish( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,796 libraries worldwide
As always, Amelia Bedelia follows exactly the instructions given to her on a camping trip, including pitching a tent and rowing boats
Thank you, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
46 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,754 libraries worldwide
As Amelia Bedelia prepares the Rogers home for Great-Aunt Myra's visit, she once again misinterprets Mrs. Rogers' orders
Amelia Bedelia helps out by Peggy Parish( Book )
32 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,721 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
Merry Christmas, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 3,645 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
Amelia Bedelia and the baby by Peggy Parish( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 3,522 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia follows to the letter the list of instructions for looking after the Lanes' baby
Good work, Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish( Book )
28 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,330 libraries worldwide
Mr. and Mrs. Rogers leave a list of jobs for Amelia to do
Amelia Bedelia's family album by Peggy Parish( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 3,166 libraries worldwide
Amelia Bedelia entertains Mr. & Mrs. Rogers by showing them her family album and describing what her relatives do
Dinosaur time by Peggy Parish( Book )
19 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,561 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 )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,233 libraries worldwide
Minneapolis Simpkin is not allowed to have a pet, so she finds the most unusual replacement
Scruffy by Peggy Parish( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 2,052 libraries worldwide
Todd chooses a cat from the animal shelter for his birthday present
Good hunting, Blue Sky by Peggy Parish( Book )
10 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in English and held by 1,563 libraries worldwide
Blue Sky goes out to hunt for meat for his family and comes home with something quite unexpected
Key to the treasure by Peggy Parish( Book )
17 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and held by 1,501 libraries worldwide
Three youngsters visiting their grandparents during summer use a clue to retrieve a treasure hidden on their grandfather's farm
Clues in the woods by Peggy Parish( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and held by 1,138 libraries worldwide
Missing garbage scraps, a red sweater found in the woods, and a trapped puppy lead three children, staying with their grandparents, to think someone is in need
Granny and the desperadoes by Peggy Parish( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in English and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
Granny catches two desperadoes with an apple pie
The cats' burglar by Peggy Parish( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Aunt Emma's nine cats prove that there aren't too many of them when they catch a burglar
 
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Alternative Names
Parish, Margaret
Parish, Margaret Cecile
Parish, Margaret Cecile, 1927-1988
パリシュ, ペギー
パリッシュ, ペギー
Languages
English (517)
Spanish (6)
French (1)
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