Miss Rumphius

Miss Rumphius

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.

The book is written from the point of view of Miss Rumphiuss niece, who is inspired by her aunt to live a life that leaves the world more beautiful.

Hardcover