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From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

by Konigsburg, E. L.,

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Summary
Having run away with her younger brother to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, twelve-year-old Claudia strives to keep things in order in their new home and to become a changed person and a heroine to herself.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Twelve-year-old Claudia and her younger brother run away to New York City where they solve the mystery of a statue donated to the Metropolitan Museum of Art."
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Publisher's Weekly Review: "For 35 years, even readers who have never traveled to New York City have visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art, courtesy of Claudia Kincaid, heroine of From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg. Winner of the 1968 Newbery Medal, this novel charts one girl's mission to run away from her straight-As life to somewhere beautiful-the Met. In the process, she becomes obsessed with uncovering the secrets of a breathtaking statue. A 35th-anniversary dust jacket and a new afterword by the author caps this adventure that has captivated readers for more than a quarter-century. (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved"
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Subjects Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Juvenile fiction
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Fiction
Runaways Fiction
Self-reliance Fiction
Brothers and sisters Fiction
Museums Fiction
Runaway children Juvenile fiction
Self-reliance Juvenile fiction
Brothers and sisters Juvenile fiction
Museums Juvenile fiction
Mystery
Juvenile Fiction
New York (N.Y.) History 20th century Fiction.
Electronic books.
Juvenile literature 1967.
20th century
1967.
Publisher New York :Atheneum Books for Young Readers2010
2010
Contributors Konigsburg, E. L., author, illustrator.
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Language English
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Awards Newbery Award, 1968
Description 1 online resource
ISBN 9781442431263
9781442431263
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