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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Miss Rumphius.    

Island boy

Barbara Cooney - Growth - 1988
Matthais grows from a little boy to a grandfather on a small island off the coast of New England.
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Hattie and the wild waves: a story from Brooklyn

Barbara Cooney - Art - 1992 - 38 pages
A young girl from Brooklyn, New York enjoys her summer at the beach where she can paint and listen to the wild waves.
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Number the Stars

Lois Lowry, Susan Elliott Larche - World War, 1939-1945 - 1996 - 62 pages
A powerful story set in Nazi occupied Denmark in 1943. Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen is called upon for a selfless act of bravery to help save her best-friend, Ellen -- a Jew ...
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Ox-cart man

Donald Hall - New England - 1979 - 40 pages
Describes the day-to-day life throughout the changing seasons of an early 19th-century New England family.
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Doctor De Soto

William Steig - Dentists - 1982 - 30 pages
Since he is a mouse, dentist De Soto refuses to treat "dangerous" animals. One day, however, a fox shows up writhing in abscessed pain. How can the kind-hearted De Soto & his ...
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Michael Bedard, Barbara Cooney - Juvenile Fiction - 1992 - 40 pages
When a mother and child pay a visit to their reclusive neighbor Emily, who stays in her house writing poems, there is an exchange of special gifts.
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The Truth about Mary Rose

Marilyn Sachs - Juvenile Fiction - 1995 - 134 pages
Eleven-year-old Mary Rose has always idolized the aunt she was named after until she discovers conflicting evidence about her aunt's heroism.
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Barbara Cooney - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1996 - 40 pages
Presents the childhood of Eleanor Roosevelt, who married a president of the United States and became known as a great humanitarian.
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Strategies that Work: Teaching Comprehension for Understanding and Engagement

Stephanie Harvey, Anne Goudvis - Education - 2007 - 339 pages
Describes strategies teachers can use to promote reading comprehension in students from kindergarten through eighth grade; and includes examples of student work, illustrations ...
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