Amelia Bedelia Books

Amelia Bedelia's First Valentine

Amelia Bedelia's First Valentine

By Herman Parish , Illustrated by Lynne Avril


The New York Times bestselling picture book! It's Valentine's Day in young Amelia Bedelia's classroom. And you know Amelia Bedelia—she wears her heart on her sleeve. More than 35 million Amelia Bedelia books sold since 1963!

The second book in the nationally bestselling series about the childhood of America's favorite literal-minded housekeeper. School is always exciting for Amelia Bedelia, and getting her first Valentine's Day card may be the most exciting surprise of all. But what will she do when she forgets her valentines for her classmates on the bus? Luckily, Amelia Bedelia is resourceful, and she doesn't break any hearts.

A lovely pick for Valentine's Day—or any day—Amelia Bedelia's First Valentine will have readers making room in their hearts for this charmingly literal little girl. This edition is a jacketed hardcover.

Praises & Awards


New York Times Book Review

Praise for Amelia Bedelia’s First Day of School: New York Times Bestseller “Amelia [Bedelia] wears her new picture-book format well…[It] works beautifully as a new way to encounter the gaffe-prone gal.”

Publishers Weekly

“Readers will giggle over Amelia Bedelia’s mishaps, and her genuine joie de vivre may assuage first-day fears.”

Publishers Weekly

“Her ingenuous spirit will continue to capture hearts.”

Product Details

Imprint: Greenwillow Books

Format: Hardcover

On Sale: 11/24/2009

ISBN: 9780061544583

ISBN10: 0061544582

Pages: 32

Trimsize: 10.500 x 9.000 in


JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts / Words

JUVENILE FICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Valentine's Day

JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories

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