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Miss Rumphius / story and pictures by Barbara Cooney.

Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000 (author,, illustrator.).

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  • 52 of 58 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rowayton Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rowayton Library J COO (Text to phone) 33625000157995 Juvenile Red Dot Available -

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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.
Target Audience Note:
680L Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 3.8.
Reading Counts RC: O: 2.9 L680: 2.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.8 0.5 5028.
Awards Note:
American Book Award.
Subject: Great-aunts > Juvenile fiction.
Grandfathers > Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels > Juvenile fiction.
Librarians > Juvenile fiction.
Gardeners > Juvenile fiction.
Women and the sea > Juvenile fiction.
Old age > Juvenile fiction.
Lupines > Juvenile fiction.
Great-aunts > Fiction.
Genre: Juvenile works.

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