Amelia Bedelia on the Job (Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #9)

by Herman Parish (Author) Lynne Avril (Illustrator)

Amelia Bedelia on the Job (Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #9)
Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade
Series: Amelia Bedelia
In the ninth chapter book in the New York Times-bestselling series, Amelia Bedelia and her friends at school explore different jobs and careers and think about what they want to be when they grow up! Amelia Bedelia is especially curious about her own father's line of work. If he spends the day pitching to a client, does that mean he plays a lot of baseball?The Amelia Bedelia chapter books star Amelia Bedelia as a young girl and feature funny family and friendship stories just right for fans of Judy Moody and Ivy + Bean. The Amelia Bedelia books have sold more than 35 million copies since we first met the iconic character in 1963!

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School Library Journal

Gr 1-3--Amelia Bedelia's class is learning about occupations and when her dad talks about pitching to a client and working on slides, Amelia figures out what he does for a living: he's a baseball coach! But when her class goes on a field trip to the corporate park, Amelia discovers the truth about her father's job and she just might come up with her best idea yet. This series brings classic Amelia Bedelia humor to the chapter book set with plenty of small black-and-white spot illustrations on every page to break up the text. Kids graduating from the original "Amelia Bedelia" books or looking for a story with plenty of good-natured humor will enjoy this series.

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Review quotes

"Parish has turned the clock back, making Amelia Bedelia young again and giving a new generation of readers the opportunity to enjoy her humor and self-confidence."—Kirkus Reviews
Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9780062334138
Lexile Measure
680L
Guided Reading Level
P
Publisher
Greenwillow Books
Publication date
March 20, 2016
Series
Amelia Bedelia
BISAC categories
JUV039060 - Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | Friendship
JUV019000 - Juvenile Fiction | Humorous Stories
JUV013000 - Juvenile Fiction | Family | General
Library of Congress categories
Humorous stories
Schools
Occupations

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