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Miss Rumphius - Barbara Cooney
Miss Rumphius
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Seeking adventure in faraway places, Miss Rumphius fulfills her dream and then sets out to make the world more beautiful.
Seeking adventure in faraway places, Miss Rumphius fulfills her dream and then sets out to make the world more beautiful.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780140505399 (0140505393)
ASIN: 140505393
Publisher: Puffin
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
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By Singing Light
By Singing Light rated it
0.0 Miss Rumphius
Miss Rumphius is one of my all time favorite books by one of my all time favorite authors/illustrators. I didn’t own a copy, so when I saw a paperback version in a donation pile, I snatched it up. Eventually, I hope to get a hardback copy. But for right now, I have the Lupine Lady and her quest to d...
EricaO
EricaO rated it
5.0 Miss Rumphius
I was in my 20's when I read this and it made me cry. I'm not sure why it had that effect on me then nor why it still does now.However, I want to spread seeds around my town, only I will sprinkle Bachelor Buttons, a flower that was plentiful in my childhood but has nearly disappeared in the many yea...
The Symmetrical Bookworm
The Symmetrical Bookworm rated it
4.0 Miss Rumphius
This is a Cute book with nice pictures.
Soulclaphands
Soulclaphands rated it
4.0 Miss Rumphius
"You must do something to make the world more beautiful."Message that a life worth living includes a contribution to the world.Love the transition:"Maybe it is time to find my place by the sea."And it was, and she did . . .
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
Sweet. I can see why people would be attached to it, but it feels a little random and rambly to me.
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