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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler: Special Edition (Paperback)

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By E.L. Konigsburg, E.L. Konigsburg (Illustrator)
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el Konigsburg puts a new spin on the runaway story in this classic youth novel. Claudia and Jamie leave their suburban home to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and quickly get caught up in a slew of mysteries, including a potentially valuable statue and an anonymous wealthy patron. An exhilarating tale for kids and adults alike.

— Crow Staff

Description


Run away to the Metropolitan Museum of Art with E. L. Konigsburg’s beloved classic and Newbery Medal­–winning novel From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler—now available in a deluxe keepsake edition!

Claudia knew that she could never pull off the old-fashioned kind of running away…so she decided to run not from somewhere but to somewhere. 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. Celebrate the legacy of the Newbery Medal–winning classic with this special edition.

About the Author


E.L. Konigsburg is the only author to have won the Newbery Medal and a Newbery Honor in the same year. In 1968, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler won the Newbery Medal and Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth was named a Newbery Honor Book. Almost thirty years later she won the Newbery Medal once again for The View from Saturday. Among her other acclaimed books are Silent to the BoneThe Outcasts of 19 Schuyler Place, and The Mysterious Edge of the Heroic World.

E.L. Konigsburg is the only author to have won the Newbery Medal and a Newbery Honor in the same year. In 1968, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler won the Newbery Medal and Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth was named a Newbery Honor Book. Almost thirty years later she won the Newbery Medal once again for The View from Saturday. Among her other acclaimed books are Silent to the BoneThe Outcasts of 19 Schuyler Place, and The Mysterious Edge of the Heroic World.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781534436459
ISBN-10: 1534436456
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: March 19th, 2019
Pages: 176
Language: English