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. Copyright 1985. Dimensions: 8 x 10 inches. Full Color. Softcover. 32 pp.
Part of our new Read-Aloud book set that goes with our Pre-K curriculum. See Pre-K Read-Aloud 6 Book Set.