Miss Rumphius

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Puffin Books, Nov 1, 1985 - Aunts - 32 pages
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Now children can enjoy popular, best-selling Puffin books recorded on high-quality cassette tapes. They can read along with the book or just listen and enjoy the lively narration--complete with music and sound effects throughout each and every story. Pre-readers will love looking at all the wonderful illustrations as they learn to recognize words and expand their vocabulary. Entertaining and educational, "Puffin Storytapes" give children a great headstart in reading!

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User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

Miss Rumphius is a book about a woman named Alice Rumphius who traveled the world and made it a more beautiful place. When she was young her grandfather told her stories of his travels and made ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rosa Cline - Goodreads

This started out kind of slow as I read it to my 2 year old granddaughter. But the idea is a wonderful one... It did pick up and expand on the author's idea. Starts out with a young girl helping her ... Read full review

About the author (1985)

Barbara Cooney is one of the most well-loved authors and illustrators of children's books today. She has won many awards for her books, including the American Book Award and two Caldecott Medals for Illustration. Ms. Cooney lives in Damariscotta, Maine.

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