Miss Rumphius

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Scholastic, 1982 - Plants - 32 pages
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As a child, Great-aunt Alice Rumphius resolved that when she grew up she would go to faraway places, live by the sea in her old age, and do something to make the world more beautiful--and she does all those things, the last being the most difficult of all.

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I loved the illustrations! - LibraryThing
The pictures are beautiful. - LibraryThing
Its not a love story between a man and a woman. - LibraryThing
The art work is beautiful. - LibraryThing
Its a love story of a woman with her dream. - LibraryThing
This is another book that has beautiful pictures. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Spinea1 - LibraryThing

I would use this book to teach how Miss Rumphius evolved as a character throughout the story. For readers response I would ask students how they connected with the story. I would also incorporate how ... Read full review

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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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