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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LibraryThing ReviewUser 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
Review: Miss RumphiusUser Review - Nancy (Colorado) - Goodreads
Great for a lesson on visualization! Wonderful imagery and description! Read full review