The winner of two Newbery Medal Awards, From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler uses intriguing character development to tell a truly original and exciting story. Author E.L. Konigsburg offers readers much more than your typical story of runaways. Instead, she offers a coming of age story filled with adventure and heart.
Determined to leave her suburban life in hopes of something more, Claudia Kincaid decides to run away. But where does a suburban girl go? Claudia decides to make her new home New York City’s Metropolitan Museum. She thinks this will be the perfect place to escape to since it’s filled with beautiful and intriguing art work. Since she doesn’t have quite enough money to make this dream a reality, she enlists her younger brother Jamie to run away with her. Together, the two of them begin to make the museum their home. Yet, as most museums are, their new home is full of mysteries and questions they want answered. In particular, there’s an angel statue that the two believe to be a million dollar Michelangelo piece. They can only find the answer they seek by going to the statues previous owner – Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.
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Author: E.L. Konigsburg
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