The children’s author Peggy Parish died at the age of 61. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Famous for her Amelia Bedelia children’s book series, she also penned the Liza, Bill & Jed mysteries, as well as several non-series works for children.
Following Parish’s sudden death in the late 1980s, her nephew, Herman Parish, continued her Amelia Bedelia series of books.