- Author:E. L. Konigsburg
- Publisher:Atheneum Books for Young Readers (2007)
- Pages:163 pages
- Subcategory:Literature & Fiction
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Basil E. Frankweiler.
Basil E. 1. CLAUDIA KNEW THAT SHE COULD NEVER PULL OFF the old-fashioned kind of running away. Claude, when do we bust out of here? And how? Claudia stifled the urge to correct his grammar again.
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler is a novel by E. L. Konigsburg. Mixed-Up Files won the annual Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1968. The prologue is a letter from Mrs. Frankweiler, addressed "To my lawyer, Saxonberg", accompanied by a drawing of her writing at her office desk.
of Mrs. Frankweiler, . The Mixed-Up Files drew me in with its details and paraphernalia (the instrument cases! the transistor radio! mac and cheese and baked beans!), something I always. Konigsburg Elaine Lobl Konigsburg was an American author and illustrator of children's books and young adult fiction. The Mixed-Up Files drew me in with its details and paraphernalia (the instrument cases! the transistor radio! mac and cheese and baked beans!), something I always loved about runaway and/or survival stories. It introduced me to New York City-the New York of the 1960s (the Automat!)-and appealed to my love of museums and old things.
From the Mixed up Files of Mrs. Frankweiler" was the Newberry Medal winning book of 1968, and I read it myself shortly after that. I remember being struck at that time, as a young teenager, with what an interesting story the author made of a runaway brother and sister and a mystery they stumble across about a statue in the museum. Imagine my surprise when I received my book in the mail & it had the exact cover as the copy I checked out (& re-checked out many many times) from the library. Newberry seal & all.
Since its first appearance nearly 50 years ago, The Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Frankweiler has gained a place in the hearts of. . Frankweiler has gained a place in the hearts of generations of readers – and has rightly become one of the most celebrated and beloved children's books of all time. Read whenever, wherever. Your phone is always with you, so your books are too – even when you’re offline.
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Konigsburg learned of those first two books' 1968 Newbery Award and honorable mention during her family's move back from Port Chester to.From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. With a 35th anniversary afterword from the author.
Konigsburg learned of those first two books' 1968 Newbery Award and honorable mention during her family's move back from Port Chester to Jacksonville. When she composed her autobiographical statement for The Book of Junior Authors (2000), she lived "on the beach in North Florida" .
That was how Claudia and her brother, Jamie, ended up living in the Metropolitan Museum of Art-and right in the middle of a mystery that made headlines.