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Run Away to a Great Adventure at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

“The adventure is over. Everything gets over, and nothing is ever enough. Except the part you carry with you. It’s the same as going on a vacation. 1,579 more words

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg

Claudia Kincaid craved adventure, something out-of-the-blue to dishevel her normalcy. Of course, she wanted a comfortable adventure, with class and preferably money. The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City was perfect. 102 more words

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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

This book was about: Claudia and Jamie ran away from home to a museum. They spent at least a week at the museum. They found this statue and it’s called Angel. 166 more words


From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E.Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg

Genre: Children’s Fiction
Pages: 192
Publisher: Pushkin Children’s Books
Source: Pushkin Children’s Books
Format: Paperback
Rating: 4 stars
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From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

Konigsburg, E. (1967). From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler. New York, NY: Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

ISBN: 9780689711817

This is a great classic book for tweens, it is a combination of adventure and mystery and is a really fun book. 373 more words

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5 Works by Women Writers That Molded A Childhood

In honor of National Women’s History Month, I thought I’d share a few works by women writers that shaped my life. I might disappoint some for Jane Austen did not make this list (though, I love some Austen). 652 more words

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From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

E.L. Konigsburg’s From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler is a childhood classic and a Newbery Medal award winner. It’s a classic tale of growing up and coming to know yourself, with a little adventure. 210 more words

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