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Miss Rumphius
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Published:
Penguin Young Readers Group 1985
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
680L
Status:
Checked Out
Description
A beloved classic—written by a beloved Caldecott winner—is lovelier than ever!Barbara Cooney's story of Alice Rumphius, who longed to travel the world, live in a house by the sea, and do something to make the world more beautiful, has a timeless quality that resonates with each new generation. The countless lupines that bloom along the coast of Maine are the legacy of the real Miss Rumphius, the Lupine Lady, who scattered lupine seeds everywhere she went. Miss Rumphius received the American Book Award in the year of publication.To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of two-time Caldecott winner Barbara Cooney's best-loved book, the illustrations have been reoriginated, going back to the original art to ensure state-of-the-art reproduction of Cooney's exquisite artwork. The art for Miss Rumphius has a permanent home in the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.
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Format:
Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Street Date:
11/06/1985
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101654927
ASIN:
B00V2QS19I
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
680
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Barbara Cooney. (1985). Miss Rumphius. Penguin Young Readers Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Barbara Cooney. 1985. Miss Rumphius. Penguin Young Readers Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Barbara Cooney, Miss Rumphius. Penguin Young Readers Group, 1985.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Barbara Cooney. Miss Rumphius. Penguin Young Readers Group, 1985. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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Barbara Cooney's story of Alice Rumphius, who longed to travel the world, live in a house by the sea, and do something to make the world more beautiful, has a timeless quality that resonates with each new generation. The countless lupines that bloom along the coast of Maine are the legacy of the real Miss Rumphius, the Lupine Lady, who scattered lupine seeds everywhere she went. Miss Rumphius received the American Book Award in the year of publication.
To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of two-time Caldecott winner Barbara Cooney's best-loved book, the illustrations have been reoriginated, going back to the original art to ensure state-of-the-art reproduction of Cooney's exquisite artwork. The art for Miss Rumphius has a permanent home in the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.
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To celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of two-time Caldecott winner Barbara Cooney's best-loved book, the illustrations have been reoriginated, going back to the original art to ensure state-of-the-art reproduction of Cooney's exquisite artwork. The art for Miss Rumphius has a permanent home in the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.
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