'Amelia Bedelia' author to visit Decatur | Arts & Culture
DECATUR, Ga. -- The author of a wildly popular children's book series will visit Decatur at the end of the month.
Herman Parish will be at the Little Shop of Stories at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 31.
Parish is the nephew of Peggy Parish, who started the "Amelia Bedelia" series about a scatterbrained but lovable maid. Peggy Parish passed away in 1988; her nephew took over the series in 1995.
Two new Amelia Bedelia chapter books will hit store shelves in January: Amelia Bedelia Means Business and Amelia Bedelia Unleashed.
Learn more about Parish's visit at littleshopofstories.com.