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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Lovely. The illustrations are perfect. - Goodreads
Beautiful pictures with a sweet story. - Goodreads
Great for a lesson on visualization! - Goodreads
Unique illustrations. - Goodreads
Wonderful imagery and description! - Goodreads
Beautiful illustrations and a sweet story. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Christie Curry - Goodreads

Always a favorite read aloud in our home, particularly around planting season. My daughter has now started a bed of lupines, and I can't wait to see how they turn out! Read full review

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User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

This book reflects the time in which it was written and our history of bringing "new" plants to an area. The problem with lupines, especially in Maine, is that they are non-native plants that have ... Read full review

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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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