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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Great for a lesson on visualization! - Goodreads
Wonderful imagery and description! - Goodreads
It also has beautiful pictures. - Christianbook.com
The pictures in this book are somewhat realistic. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Nancy (Colorado) - Goodreads

Great for a lesson on visualization! Wonderful imagery and description! Read full review

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User Review  - Rachael Mack - Goodreads

Miss Rumphius is a story of a girl and her desire to accomplish three things: live in a house near the sea, travel to faraway places and make the world a more beautiful place. These goals were put ... 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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